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December 4, 2015 - 10:19
The All-Russian Research and Practice Conference on the topic of ‘Results of Organisational and Experimental Phase of Implementing the Russian National GTO Health and Fitness Programme’ was held in Moscow on Wednesday, December 2. The event was organised by the Russian Federal Research Centre of Physical Culture and Sports. Present at the conference were members of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and sports executives representing various regions of the Russian Federation.
December 2, 2015 - 13:26
On December 2, at the invitation of Chairman of the State Duma Committee for Physical Culture, Sport and Youth Affairs, Dmitry Svischev, Director General of the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects, Azat Kadyrov, took part in a roundtable discussion on the topic of ‘Concept of Stewardship: Development of Russian Legislation and Global Practice on Preparation and Management of Stewards for the Purpose of Ensuring Public Order and Security During Official Physical Training Activities and Sporting Events’.
December 1, 2015 - 09:57
The first meeting of the Organising Committee for the Kazan 2019 WorldSkills Competition took place in the Government House of the Russian Federation on November 30.
November 27, 2015 - 16:22
An extended session was held on November 25 in Kazan to sum up results of implementing the Russian National GTO Health and Fitness Programme in the Republic of Tatarstan in the year of 2015. The meeting was held via video conferencing and was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan, Vasil Shaikhraziev.
November 25, 2015 - 17:42
Kazan is currently getting ready to host the European Judo Championships that are due to be held in the sports capital of Russia on April 20-24, 2016. The inspection visits of the European Judo Union (EJU) and Russian Judo Federation (RJF) are underway these days in Kazan to check the host city’s preparation progress for next year’s sporting event. Among those who came to inspect Kazan are EJU Vice President Michal Vachun, Assistant to the EJU President Yana Dmitrieva, EJU Head Office Director Martin Poiger, RJF Vice President and Executive Director Valentin Khabirov, RJF Events Manager Anatoly Laryukov and other officials.
November 24, 2015 - 16:31
Today in Lausanne (SUI), International Swimming Federation (FINA) Executive Director Cornel Marculescu had a meeting with Tatarstan’s Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Vladimir Leonov, and Director General of the Executive Directorate, Azat Kadyrov.
November 20, 2015 - 11:50
The Organising Committee for the IAAF World Junior Championships 2016 in Kazan deplores the decision of the Council of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to suspend staging of the Championships in Kazan. 
November 13, 2015 - 10:19
A meeting of the Coordination Commission for the Implementation of the Russian National GTO Health and Fitness Programme took place at the Russian Sport Ministry on November 10. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Natalia Parshikova, State Secretary and Deputy Prime Minister of Sport of Russia.
November 5, 2015 - 20:11

Russia’s Sport Minister Vitaly Mutko expressed satisfaction with the progress of Kazan’s preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Kazan. “We are happy with the progress made. We have no issues with the republic,” he said at the meeting of the Kazan 2019 Republican Organising Committee that took place at the Tatarstan Cabinet of Ministers on November 5, 2015. The event was also attended by President of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov.