MINSK, 6 June (BelTA) – The Russian national team is set to take part in the Belarusian Rowing championships, BelTA learned from the press service of the Russian Rowing Federation.
President of the Russian Rowing Federation Aleksey Svirin told the media in Moscow about the decision to take part in the tournament in Belarus. Before coming to Belarus the Russian rowers, including the U23 and U19 teams, will go through the domestic selection. The Belarusian Rowing Championships is due in Brest on 15-17 July.
The Grand Moscow Regatta took place in Moscow on 3-5 June. Taking part in it were about 100 Belarusian athletes, including members of the national rowing team. Belarusian athletes won 35 medals, including 17 golds.