At full stretch
Biathlonrus.com has visited the men team in Estonian Otepaa. In its reportage biathlonrus.com has noted the remarkable diligence of Evgeny Ustyugov, the phenomenal flexibility of Alexey Volkov, and the fact that the neighborhood of the
Athletes also get the valuable advices during the training session. The coaches lead the sportsmen on track and adjust the training load. From the Lopukhov's advices and the sportsmen's comments biathlonrus.com has understood, that the task is to push as strong as they can to make the powerful job, but this task is not so hard to fulfill. The relaxed work is just a preparation for tomorrow's day off.
At the same time the other elite teams also train in Otepaa. The Russian biathletes have some serious company in Estonia — the men sprint
To celebrate the upcoming day off and the efficient training session, biathlonrus.com has gathered a bouquet of wild strawberries on the hills of the roller track and gave it to the athlete, who has distinguished himself during the training session. The Olympic champion Evgeny Ustyugov has run two extra kilometers either because of his forgetfulness or his diligence!
After giving the small gift to Evgeny, biathlonrus.com has almost rushed back to the hills for a second strawberry bouquet — on the lawn in front of the hotel Alexey Volkov was artistically making his stretching exercises! Alexey is the lithest sportsman of the national team. This is not the only photo of Alexey's exercises in our Photogallery!