DescriptionChapter RBF Andrei Kirilenko© Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS
MOSCOW, July 28. /TASS/. The basketball Federation of Udmurt Republic has put forward Andrei Kirilenko on a post of the President of the Russian basketball Federation (RBF). About it reports a press-service RFB.
Kirilenko leads the League in 2015. He was born in Izhevsk, capital of Udmurt Republic.
This televisori of the President of the Russian basketball Federation will be held August 20
“Russia – my native region, I thank him for the confidence placed in me – said Kirilenko. I’m happy to continue to work on his post and further, to help the comprehensive development of Russian basketball. Over the past five years we have done a lot. Of course, there are certain difficulties, and not everything turns out as we would like, but there is enough new and interesting projects, on which we have a lot to work with.”
“The basketball Federation of Udmurt Republic fully supports the basic directions of work of the RBF led by Andrei Kirilenko, said the organization’s President Marat Ziatdinov. We see changes and positive trend. All sports basketball events are held on a qualitatively new level. Great attention is paid to the development of children’s and mass basketball: here I want to mention the children’s festival “Mini-basket” and the championship of Russia among veterans of great importance for popularization of basketball is the annual forum “Expo-basket”.
Elective conference RFB will be held on August 20. In the framework of the conference election of the President of the organization, the Executive Committee and control-revision Commission of the RBF. When voting, each accredited regional basketball Federation will have two votes, and other organizations that are included in RFB, one. It is noted that in connection with the unfavorable epidemiological situation of the decision the conference will be made by absentee voting.