The meeting of the regional organizing committee for the preparation and holding of the Football World Cup 2018 was held through videoconference in the capital of Kuban. Participants discussed the state of preparedness of sports, transport and hotel infrastructure for the FIFA World Cup in the cities where the participating national teams would accommodate and train: Sochi, Krasnodar, Gelendzhik and Anapa.
This most significant trophy in beach handball the club won for the third time. The Mayor of Krasnodar Evgeny Pervyshov met with the leader and club players, congratulated them on the victory and discussed the prospects for the development of both professional and mass handball in the capital of Kuban.
A plan schedule for the survey and classification of hotels in the capital of Kuban has been implemented. The participants of meeting of the anti-terrorist commission of Krasnodar Region noted the positive experience of Krasnodar in the anti-terrorist protection of the hotel facilities.
At an operational meeting held by the Mayor of the regional centre Evgeny Pervyshov, participants discussed the status of the city's program for the promotion of physical training and sports in this year, as well as plans to build new sports facilities.
Vice-Governor of Kuban Nikolay Doluda held a video-conference with Mayors of Krasnodar, Anapa, Sochi and Gelendzhik, where national teams participating in the 21st FIFA World Cup held in Russia from June 14 to July 15, 2018, would be accommodated and train.
On August 12, hundreds of trainees of municipal sports institutions and coaches of the capital of Kuban participated in exhibition sporting events and open training carried out from the morning along Krasnaya Street and near Palace of Sports Olymp. The participants were welcomed by Chief of the department of physical training and sports Anatoly Miroshnikov and founder of the charitable foundation "Accessible Sport", boxing world champion, Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Dmitry Pirog.
An athlete from Krasnodar, a member of the Russian team FSC TEAM, Galina Sidorenko ranked first in the 7th World Workout Championship. The competition took place on July 29 at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
A large-scale boxing master-class took place in the Theatre Square of Krasnodar. It was a part of a major project of simultaneously held master-classes in nine regions of the country. The project is recorded in the Guinness Book of Records in Russia in the category "The most massive boxing training."