MOSCOW, December 13 – R-Sport. Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation has announced the nominees for the national award in 2012-2013.
In the ” Pride of Russia ” will be determined by one winner in each category :
best athlete – skater Maxim Trankov skier Nikita Kryukov , Dmitry Musersky volleyball , track and field athlete Alexander Men’kov , Veniamin Reshetnikov fencer ;
best athlete – athlete Yelena Isinbayeva , the skater Tatiana Volosozhar , snowboarder Ekaterina Tudegesheva , swimmer Yuliya Efimova , gymnast Aliya Mustafina ;
best coach – Tatiana Danchenko ( synchronized swimming ) , Nina Moser ( figure swimming) , Yury Kaminsky ( skiing ), Yuri Marichev (volleyball ), Victor Chegin (athletics ) .
And winners will be determined in such categories as ” Hope of Russia ” (the best sports school , a better organization of the adaptive sports) , ” For service to the sport ” ( for his contribution to the development of physical culture and sports ) , “The Age of the sport ” ( over many years for the benefit of the development of sports in the country) , “Overcoming” ( for his contribution to the development of adaptive sports , the best athlete , the best athlete , the best coach ) .
Awarding ceremony held on December 16 .