16 September 2021

Vladimir Putin Congratulates Team Russia on Winning FIDE Online Olympiad

And wished new successes to come.

Photo: Kremlin.ru
Photo: Kremlin.ru

The Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated the Russian national chess team on winning the second FIDE Online Olympiad.

Dear friends,

I congratulate you on showing a brilliant performance at the 2021 FIDE Online Olympiad.   

The Russian team wins this prestigious tournament for the second time. You have continued the triumphant traditions of the country's chess school, confirmed the high skill level of its trainees, and proved that you can cope with the most difficult and ambitious athletic challenges. Well done!

I wish you new successes to come and all the best. 

Vladimir Putin