Skater Medvedev became the Ambassador of the Russian team at the Olympics in Tokyo
Skater Yevgeny Medvedev will be the Ambassador of the Russian Olympic team at the summer Games in 2020 in Tokyo. About it to Agency «RIA Novosti» during a special press-conferences were declared by the President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) Stanislav Pozdnyakov.
«OCD is pleased to announce that our featured athlete Evgeny Medvedev will be the Ambassador of the Russian Olympic team in 2020,» — said Pozdnyakov.
The head of information of the ROC Konstantin Vybornov added that Medvedev will play the role of official Ambassador of Russian Olympic team at the Games in Tokyo today and for the next year.
Medvedev is a two-time medalist at the winter Olympics in 2018. At the Games in Pyeongchang athlete was second in the individual competition, and won silver with team Russia in the team event. Medvedev is a two-time world champion and two-time European champion, she has twice won the Grand Prix final in figure skating.
XXXII summer Olympiad will be held in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020.