“Legends of Russian Hockey” Charity Event
The event was aimed at strengthening the morale of the Russian ice hockey team in the wake of the 2014 Sochi XXII Olympic Winter Games.
During the event, the legends of Soviet and Russian ice hockey drew up a letter for the current Russian national Olympic team, which was presented to the Russian Ice Hockey Federation President ,Vladislav Tretiak. “The whole country will be supporting you and thinking of you! Back in our time, we did everything we could to win, we brought glory the USSR, our people and our sport. Today, do not let Russia down, boys! We are behind you and we are with you!”- wrote the Russian veterans in their inspiring letter to the team.
Some of the outstanding athletes from the USSR and Russia participated in the event:
Triple Olympic Champions
Double Olympic Champions
Olympic Medallists and Coaches
Alexander and Vladimir Golikov