Athletics Federation of Stavropol territory has put forward the candidacy of President of the Russian athletics Federation (vfla) Dmitry shlyahtin on elections of the head of the organization for a new term.
“We held a meeting of the Presidium and today had to send documents to wfla. We have put forward in presidents, the incumbent President, Dmitry shlyahtin. Let’s hope that all will be well with us in athletics,” – said the Agency “R-Sport” Chairman of the Stavropol organization Victor Krinov.
Reporting and election conference of the club will be held in Moscow on 9 December. For the presidency of the Volgograd and Rostov regions respectively claimed by Olympic Champions Yelena Isinbayeva and Andrey Silnov.
Before shlyahtin stated that he would not fight Isinbayeva for the position.
“Other candidates for President I see. Inexperienced and ignorant people we have swallowed. Yes, Yelena Isinbayeva is a well – respected and beloved athlete, but it is early on a post of the head”, – said Khryunov in an interview with TASS.
We will remind that the international Association of athletics federations (IAAF) disqualified wfla for multiple doping violations, the Russian athletes and to this day have no right to participate in international competitions.