INTERNATIONAL FORUM “RUSSIA – SPORTS POWER” IS THE LARGEST DISCUSSION PLATFORM FOR ALL REPRESENTATIVES OF PHYSICAL CULTURE AND SPORTS.
Traditionally, it unites more than three thousand participants, including leaders of international and All-Russian sports federations and organizations, federal and regional authorities, representatives of the Olympic, Paralympic and Deaf Olympic movements, academia, as well as the business community.
The Forum was established in 2009 by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation. It was first held in Kazan (Republic of Tatarstan). Then it was hosted by Moscow, Saransk (Republic of Mordovia), Yakutsk (Republic of Sakha/Yakutia), Cheboksary (Chuvash Republic), Vladimir Region and Ulyanovsk Region.
In 2019, the VIII Forum “Russia – Sports Power” will be held in Nizhny Novgorod. As part of the Forum’s programme, the following will be held: the plenary session "Development of Sports in Integration with the World Community", round tables, meetings, panel discussions on relevant issues in terms of physical culture and sports development, the exhibition "Russia – Sports Power", as well as numerous master classes in sports.