In the Greek city of Volos at the World Championships in underwater sports. The competition was attended by over 400 athletes from 34 countries. The Russian team won nine gold medals, two silver and seven bronze medals.
A spokeswoman for the Rostov region, the pupil of the Regional Centre of Olympic training number 2 Baranovskaya Valerya won two gold medals. First she became a champion in swimming with flippers on the 200-meter race, then won the 4x200 meters relay.
- The underwater sports, we have quite a strong line-up, which has repeatedly brought medals with the most prestigious international competitions, - said the Minister of Physical Education and Sport Samvel Arakelyan. - Valerya Baranovskya, author of World Records, has once again confirmed its high status in the discipline.