Every custom was once an eccentricity; every idea was once an absurdity. - Holbrook Jackson

The sum of human wisdom is not contained in any one language, and no single language is capable of expressing all forms and degrees of human comprehension. - Ezra Pound

Below we have listed resources about the many different sports activities in Russia. With the start of the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, we have created the new Olympics Bulletin Board for posting news, questions, and making possible discussion about the on-going Olympics.

  • Figure Skating at Nagano Winter Olympics *

    Includes articles and reports on Russian figure skaters whose performances have often dominated the competition.

  • Kazakstan Football (Soccer) by Alexander E. Lyakhov *

    This site contains information about soccer in Kazakstan. It features the Kazakstan National Team, the Championship of Kazakstan, the Cup of Kazakstan, and Asian Club Cups.

  • Kremlin Cup - Moscow, Russia *

    Tennis in Russia and this tournament are discussed in Russian only.

  • Pavel Bure Fan Club Online *

    This indepth site is dedicated to the great Russian hockey player, captain of the Russian Olympic hockey team, and NHL Hockey player, Pavel Bure.

  • Rotor Volgograd *

    Lots of information is provided about this soccer team that has been in existence since 1930.

  • Russian Basketball *

    This site contains information about Russian basketball. The information covers both Men's and Women's basketball, and is divided up by league and division. The site is available in both Russian and English.

  • Spartak Hockey Club, Moscow *

    This site contains news, statistics, and photographs about the Russian hockey club Sparta. The site also offers information about the team and a question-and-answer forum. This site is in Russian only.

  • SportsLine WorldWide - Russia *

    Russian sport news are presented on this site.

  • The Great Outdoors

    In the US when people want to camp, hike, fish, explore caves or participate in other outdoor recreational activities that involve nature, they sometimes use the phrase "getting back to nature". Here we will list some resources about some of these hobbies that are of that are of interest to those everywhere who enjoy being out of doors.

  • The Unofficial Russian Figure Skating Page *

    Information on Russian skaters and competitions.

  • Togliatty Martial-Art Wing-Chun Kung-Fu Federation *

    This form of Kung Fu is presented in both English and Russian by Igor Miroshnichenko.

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