The teams of England, Germany and Russia secured victories on the second competition day of the European Badminton Men’s and Women’s Championships in Kazan thus enduring two rounds of group stages without a single loss.
President of the National Badminton Federation of Russia (NBFR), Sergey Shakhray, and badminton players shared their expectations of the ongoing European Men’s and Women’s Team Badminton Championships in Kazan.
The opening ceremony of the European Badminton Men’s and Women’s Team Championships and European Badminton U15 Championships took place at the Gymnastics Palace, Kazan today. The event was attended by Chief of Staff of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Asgat Safarov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Vasil Shaikhraziev, President of the National Badminton Federation of Russia Sergey Shakhray and other officials.
At the second stage of implementation of the Russian National GTO (Ready for Labour and Defence) Programme, the list of Russian regions has been approved, where all the categories of the population will be able to officially take the GTO tests this year.