In Moscow today presented awards to the winners of the national award in the field of physical culture and sports ” Pride of Russia ” .
The best athlete in the country in 2013 , according to the Ministry of Sport , became Olympic Champion in the pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva , reports Sports.ru.
Isinbayeva , who in the past year won the World Championship in Moscow , an award presented sports minister Vitaly Mutko . Also the possessor 28 world records relies cash consideration of 500 thousand rubles.
In the category ” Best Female Athlete ” competed snowboarder Ekaterina Tudegesheva , skater Tatiana Volosozhar , swimmer Yuliya Efimova and Aliya Mustafina (gymnastics) .
Best athlete of the outgoing year recognized athlete Alexander Menkova . Winner of the competition in long jump at the World Championships in Moscow, also received an award from the Minister of Sport and put cash consideration of $ 500 thousand.
For the title of ” Sportsman of the Year ” fought skier Nikita Kryukov skater Maxim Trankov , volleyball and fencer Dmitry Musersky Veniamin Reshetnikov .
In the category of ” Best Coach ” , is awarded the senior coach of the Russian synchronized swimming Tatiana Danchenko. Under the leadership of Danchenko , recall, this year Russian synchronized swimmers won all seven gold medals at the World Championships in Aquatics in Barcelona.
Other nominees in this category were skaters Mistress Nina Moser , skier Yury Kaminsky , volleyball player and coach Yuri Marichev athletes Victor Chegin .