For the third time, Tignes welcomed the Russian national fencing team. Arriving December 15th and departing December 22nd., the best Russian fencers have stayed a whole week in Tignes for physical trainings in order to prepare the upcoming season. Sofya Velikaya was there (olympic silver medallist during the summer Olympics in London and many gold medals during the Fencing World Championships).
This training was about the physical preparation and team building, with notably snowshoeing and driving on ice.
The mornings were devoted to ski, afternoon to workouts, body-building and relaxation at the aquatic center “Le Lagon”.
They came to Tignes in:
- Winter 2011
- Summer 2012
- Winter 2012
Dates: from the 14/01 till the 21/01/2012