Russian athlete will play for Ukraine

Российская спортсменка будет выступать за Украину

The international biathlon Union (IBU) wrote a letter to the biathlon Federation of Ukraine, in which informed about the permission to change sports citizenship for women Anastasia Rasskazovo.

About it reports “UNN”.

Now she is ready to play for the national team of Ukraine in competitions of the last stage of the Junior IBU Cup in the Swiss Torsby (March 1-2) and the Junior European Championships in the Norwegian Susana (6-10 March). Before 20-year-old Rasskazova was part of the Junior national team.

Also last season she played for Russia at the Junior IBU Cup. In 2017, she participated in the Junior world championship.

We will remind, earlier it was reported, the Ukrainian won the first in the history of the country “gold” in the competition in snowboarding.