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President Putin visits Sochi Beach Volleyball facility

Russian President Vladimir Putin gets on the sand to meet with the country's Beach Volleyball National Team members during his visit at the "Sports Inn" complex in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
Lausanne, Switzerland, October 10, 2017 - The All-Russia Volleyball Federation welcomed the country's president, Vladimir Putin, at the "Sports Inn" sports and recreation complex in Sochi - a facility which includes everything necessary for hosting major beach volleyball competitions and training projects.

President Putin got acquainted with the sports center, inspected the beach volleyball Centre Court, as well as the swimming pool and gym. The President of the Russian Federation also chatted with athletes – members of Russia's National Beach Volleyball Team and their coaches.

The head of state was accompanied by the Secretary of the National Security Council Nikolay Patrushev, and the Chairman of the Supervisory Board and President of the Russian Volleyball Federation Stanislav Shevchenko, as well as the General Director of the Andrey Gorbenko.

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with the country's Beach Volleyball National Team players during his vist at the "Sports Inn" facility in Sochi.

The state-of-the-art facility in the Black Sea resort of Sochi has hosted numerous international beach volleyball events, including the FIVB Sochi Open, FIVB World Continental Cup Olympic qualifiers, as well as several European and domestic competitions.

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