The Russians left the post of coach of the female national team of Ukraine on biathlon

KIEV. March 30. UNN. The senior trainer of the female national team of Ukraine Russian Andrey Prokunin left the post of coach of the team, reports UNN with reference to the Federation of Ukraine in biathlon.

The decision was made following a trainer’s advice. This was the Russian expert said in comments FBU.

“The format, which was proposed by the Federation is not satisfied with me as a coach. I want to grow, to develop, but due to the fact that many athletes is individual training with personal trainers, do not see opportunities for self-realization. So I decided to write this post and to give an opportunity to this role to other professionals. But I’m going on a good wave. We have medals at the world Championships and Europe, I hope the team will progress further. I in any case don’t burn bridges and say goodbye. This year has enriched me as a coach, more experience, and I in turn tried to give the team everything I could in this situation”, — said Prokunin.

However, the FBU President Vladimir Brynzak said that the Federation decided to have more trust in the Ukrainian specialists and to avoid the practice of inviting foreign coaches.

Recall that the specialist took charge of the “yellow-blue” team last may.