Photo: Olga Potylitsyna / Instagram
In Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, married skeletonwitch Olga Potylitsyna and freestyler Simon Orderlies. About it RIA Novosti reported, stating that the newly-made husband on Thursday will go to the Olympics in South Korea’s Pyeongchang.
“The proposal to Olga I did for the New year. And the idea is urgent to get married came to me 12 Feb. Olga played on 14 February 2014 at the Olympic games in Sochi, and is very upset that it took only the fifth place. It is therefore this day still was sad. I decided to make him happy,” he told the Orderlies.
“We are already tired of such news that someone is not allowed to the Olympics, someone traveling in neutral status. We decided just to brighten up information field. I hope that will raise the spirits of our team,” added Potylitsyna, promising to take her husband’s name.
Athletes have promised not to disrupt a sport mode, despite the solemn occasion.
Potylitsina was barred for life from the Olympics, but subsequently, the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) upheld the appeal of athletes on this punishment, and restore her results at the Olympics 2014 in Sochi.
Video, photo All from Russia.