the President of the Russian biathlon Union (RBU) Vladimir Drachev
the Post of chief coach of the national team of Russia in biathlon can be abolished. This was stated by TASS, the President of the Russian biathlon Union (RBU) Vladimir Drachev. From 2012 to 2014, the national team has functioned without a head coach.
“Addressed the issue of the need for the position of head coach. While the votes were distributed 50-50. It is believed that it does not need. We sent this question for revision to the coaching Council evaluated counter proposals,” said Drachev.
on Tuesday held an absentee meeting of the Board of the RBU, it considered the recommendations of the Board of coaching on the formation of the coaching staff of national teams for the next season. Approval of coaching staff of Russian national team for the next season is scheduled for April 10 when the Board of the RBU will be going next time.
To date, the main coach of Russian national team on biathlon is Anatoly Kovantsev. 70-year-old has held this position for the past two years.