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October 15, 2016 - 14:32
Ice battles kicked off early in the morning at the Sport Palace, Kazan. Ten more participants of the World Mixed Curling Championship embarked on a medal hunt at 08:00. 

October 14, 2016 - 22:53
The first matches were played today at the World Mixed Curling Championships in Kazan.
October 14, 2016 - 18:17
The 2016 World Mixed Curling Championship kickoff press conference was held in the conference hall of the Sport Palace in Kazan just a few minutes before the start of the event’s opening ceremony. Present at the press conference were Hugh Millikin, Vice-President (Pacific-Asia) of the World Curling Federation (WCF); Dmitry Svischev, President of the Russian Curling Federation (RCF); Marat Bariev, Russian Federation State Duma Deputy and Member of the Russian Federation State Duma Committee for Physical Culture, Sport and Youth Affairs; Vladimir Leonov, Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Republic of Tatarstan; and Keith Wendorf, WCF Director of Competitions and Development.
October 13, 2016 - 18:03
On the threshold of the World Mixed Curling Championship in Kazan, Secretary General of the Russain Curling Federation, Olga Zharkova, and chief icemaker appointed by the World Curling Federation (WCF), Stefan Roethlisberger, met with journalists at the Sport Palace. They shared their expectations of the upcoming tournament due to open tomorrow, October 14, and evaluated the competition venue’s readiness for the event.
October 13, 2016 - 11:13
The third, final day of the 6th Russia – Country of Sports Forum International Sports Forum wrapped up today in Vladimir Oblast. Russia’s Sport Minister, Vitaly Mutko, took an active part in the forum’s busy programme. To begin with, the Minister had a breakfast meeting with GTO students, i.e. students who had successfully passed tests of the Russian National GTO Health and Fitness Programme (GTO Complex) and had been granted gold GTO pins. The meeting had been initiated by Vitaly Mutko.
October 12, 2016 - 17:45
Another football lesson, an event aimed at raising awareness about the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, was held today in Kazan. Ekaterina Skulkina, actress, head of Tatarstan’s Four Tatars KVN team and performer of the Comedy Woman TV show, visited Kazan Gymnasium No102. As a Kazan Host City Ambassadors for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, she met with senior high school students and told them about opportunities that upcoming football event offers to them.
October 12, 2016 - 10:53
On October 11, the 6th Russia – Country of Sports International Sports Forum resumed its work in Vladimir Oblast. The second day of the forum started with a mass race dedicated to the upcoming 19th World Youth and Students Festival in Sochi in 2017.
October 11, 2016 - 13:27
The 6th Russia – Country of Sports International Sport Forum opened on October 10 in Vladimir Oblast, Russia. A number of events dedicated to implementation of the GTO Complex – panel discussions and sessions – were held at the same time at different places of the forum. 
October 7, 2016 - 10:06
The WorldSkills International (WSI) General Assembly wrapped up its work in Niagara Falls (CAN) today, October 7, 2016.