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.
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.
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."