Athletistic / Football. Russian Duma deputy Dmitry Svishchev said the opening ceremony of the BRICS-2024 Games in Kazan showed that Russian sport is not in danger of being isolated from the rest of the world.

“In his latest messages, Russian President Vladimir Putin gave instructions to develop mass children’s sports and make sports free for children. In February, the “Games of the Future” took place in Kazan – a unique competition format that will definitely take root. Today, several countries have expressed the wish to host this tournament.

The opening ceremony of the BRICS Games was attended by 5,000 athletes from over 90 countries. There is no threat of isolation for Russian sport, as they say in the West! » quotes Match TV, Svishchev.

On June 12, the BRICS Games began in Kazan. Competition on June 23, 2024. A total of 27 sports will be represented at the competition, which is only two types less than in the program for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris (France). 387 sets of medals will be contested in Kazan.