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“Officers of Russia” and sports stars played hockey with the team of the Government of the Irkutsk region on the Baikal ice

On Defender of the Fatherland Day, a friendly hockey match took place on the ice of Lake Baikal between the team of the Government of the Irkutsk Region and a team of world sports stars and Heroes of Russia.

The team of star guests included famous hockey players and four Heroes of Russia and Socialist Labor from the “Officers of Russia”; The captain of the team was the legendary hockey player, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR, First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Ecology, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, Head of the All-Russian Society for Nature Conservation Vyacheslav Fetisov.

The government team of the Irkutsk region was headed by the regional governor Igor Kobzev.

The visiting team included hockey legends Alexey Kasatonov, Valery Kamensky, Alexander Yakushev, Andrey Kovalenko, Chairman of the Presidium of the All-Russian organization “Officers of Russia”, Hero of Russia Major General Sergei Lipovoy, Chairman of the Council for Patriotic Education of the All-Russian organization “Officers of Russia”, Hero of Russia , Colonel Alexander Golovashkin, member of the Council of Courage and Courage of the All-Russian organization “Officers of Russia”, member of the Military Military District, Hero of Russia Andrei Solovyov, as well as Chairman of the Council of Domestic Manufacturers in the Field of Defense and Security of the All-Russian organization “Officers of Russia”, Hero of Socialist Labor Gennady Bashtanyuk.

Photo: Press service of “Officers of Russia”

“Friends! Today is a double holiday. A star force landed on Lake Baikal – Heroes of Russia, heroes of sports. This is a meeting in the name of friendship, in the name of the ecology of Lake Baikal. I wish everyone to have fun and a boost of energy. Let friendship win,” said the Chairman of the Presidium of the All-Russian organization “Officers of Russia”, Hero of Russia at the opening of the match Sergey Lipovoy.

“Today is truly a national holiday. Happy Defender of the Fatherland! The match on the ice of Lake Baikal is dedicated to the defenders of the Fatherland, and calls for the preservation of the ecology of Lake Baikal, we must preserve it for future generations. This sports festival is an example of diplomacy. Today, the Consul General of Mongolia in the Irkutsk Region, Zhigmed Enkhzhargal, and the Consul General of China in our region, Li Hai, came to the match,” noted the Governor of the Irkutsk Region Igor Kobzev.

The score of the game was opened by the team of the Government of the Irkutsk region. The match ended in a draw – 8:8. Vyacheslav Fetisov thanked the audience and noted that Baikal has the best fans.

Photo: Press service of “Officers of Russia”

A concert program was prepared for spectators and fans of the hockey match on the ice of Lake Baikal. It was dedicated to the Year of the Family, which was announced by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. There were food and retail outlets, as well as an exhibition of special equipment “Safety School”. An ice rink on Lake Baikal, parking spaces, and stands were installed especially for the game.

Let us remind you that the friendly match on Lake Baikal between the team of the Government of the Irkutsk Region and a team of world sports stars took place for the third time. The first game took place on March 8, 2021, the second on March 8, 2023.

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