The day before in Israeli Netanya ended the European championship on swimming in 25-metre pool. The tournament was played 40 sets of medals, the Russian team placed fourth in the team standings with three gold, seven silver and seven bronze medals.
Defeated the Hungarians (11-3-1), the second were Italians (7-5-5), Germany – third (4-2-1). The total number of awards won, the Russians and the Italians (17), passes the Agency “All sport”.
Victory in Netanya in the national team of Russia won Sergey Fesikov (100 meters individual medley), Evgeny Sedov (50 meters freestyle) and the men’s relay team (4 x 50 meters freestyle).
Note that the continental championship will be missed by many leaders of our national team, for whom this tournament would fit in with preparations for the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. Among the objectors were Nikita Lobintsev and Yulia Efimova, Alexander Sukhorukov and Vladimir Morozov and Andrey Grechin, Danila Izotov and.