Russia's and Armenia's Volleyball families sign memorandum of cooperation
Anapa, Russia, October 16, 2013 – The premises of the ‘Volley Grad’, the Volleyball complex set up by the Russian Volleyball Federation in the village of Vityazevo, near Anapa, recently played host to a meeting between Russia’s and Armenia’s volleyball governing bodies.
A memorandum of understanding was signed between the two parties to foster
the development of volleyball in these countries.
Russia has committed to share its knowledge and expertise with Armenia through the partnership. Armenia is need of much support to get volleyball back on track after a long absence from the international scene.
The agreement was signed by the
Presidents of the Russian and Armenian Volleyball Federations, Stanislav
Shevchenko and Karen Asmaryan, under the patronage of former Russian Volleyball
Federation President, Nikolai Patrushev, who is currently the Chairman of the
Security Council of Russia and his Armenian counterpart, Artur Baghdasaryan.