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Olympic Day lit up by sport stars

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On June 18 the 27th Russian Olympic Day event took place at Industry Square of Russian Exhibition Centre.

The event was dedicated to the XXXI Olympic Games in Rio. RSSU students and staff of the Faculty of Physical Education of RSSU Sport Club participated in master classes of archery, calisthenics, boxing, table tennis, gymnastics and weightlifting. RSSU Students also ran in Olympic race of 5000 meters.

The hosts and general partners of the event included Russian Olympic Committee, International Olympic Committee, Procter & Gamble Company,   Norilsk Nickel, non-state pension fund “Buduscheye” (“Future”) and charity fund “Art, Science and Sport”.

Among the guests of the event one could find more than 50 Olympic champions: Marat Safin, Svetlana Khorkina, Svetlana Zhurova, Alexander Privalov, Alexander Zubkov and many others. Everybody who attended the event was happy to talk to legendary Russian sportsmen and had a great time there.