• Sport in Russia has always been popular.
Perhaps more than a half of the Russians have
tried one or more kinds of sport in their
Five Rings of Moscow
• Moscow Five Rings is a bicycle
race held annually.
• The first race was held in 1993
• The race takes place in Kremlin
ring, Vorobievskoe ring, Luzhniki,
Krylatskoje ring and Sadovoe ring
• Russialoppet is the largest ski
marathon association, founded in
• Russialoppet takes place in 7
regions in Russia and consists of
Continental Hockey League
• Continental Hockey League is an
international professional ice hockey
league based in Russia and founded in
2008. It is considered to be the strongest
hockey league in Eurasia, and the secondbest in the world.
• Russia (21 teams), Belarus (1 team),
Kazakhstan (1 team), Latvia (1 team),
Ukraine (1 team), Czech Republic (1 team),
Slovakia (1 team), Croatia (1 team) are the
members of the Hockey League
Russian Winter Meeting
• Russian Winter Meeting is an indoor
track and field competition which is
held in Moscow every February. The
meeting came into being in 1992.
• The competition regularly attracts
the foremost Russian track and field
athletes. In 2011 it featured athletes
from twenty-five countries.
Marathon of Nations
• It is a popular sport event held in Russia, it
unites thousands of people every year.
• The main idea of marathon is support of the
• The marathon starts in more than a hundred
Russian cities. The final stage takes place in
The Ski of Russia
• The event was first organized in 1982. It
always means winter holidays. 71 regions of
Russia are involved in this event.
• Everyone whose age is between 12 and 70 can
participate in The Ski Of Russia and have a fun
• Made by the 10th Form Students, School
• October 2013
• Teacher M.P.Kotova