Russian national team coaches announced the final squad for the WC
February, 27th coache's board of the national team has announced the final squad of the athletes for the World Championship in
Men: Ivan Cherezov, Evgeny Ustyugov, Anton Shipulin, Maksim Chudov, Andrey Makoveev, Evgeny Garanichev, Maksim Maksimov and Alexey Volkov.
Women: Olga Zaitseva, Svetlana Sleptsova, Anna
The final decision has been made shortly after the last race of the Russian Cup in Uvat, — says Vladimir Barnashov, the head coach of the team. — Anastasia Tokareva was in a good shape there and on the last IBU Cup stage in Bansko. Maksim Maksimov and Alexey Volkov have been included to the list because of the same reasons. I would say that we have lot of athletes with good chances to fight for the highest places in Khanty.