Polina Gagarina will carry the torch through the streets of Rio de Janeiro

Полина Гагарина пронесет факел по улицам Рио-де-Жанейро Russian singer and honored to take part in the Olympic torch Relay, which takes place in Brazil. Polina Gagarina shared this good news in his microblog.

      Russian singer Polina Gagarina received a winning ticket from the Coca-Cola company. Star flies in Rio de Janeiro, where he will participate in the Olympic torch Relay, a traditional marathon, which will take place before the opening of the Summer Games in 2016. Good news Gagarin shared in his microblog.

      “I’m going to Rio and participate in the Olympic torch Relay with one purpose – to support our athletes in a very difficult time for them. Today it is especially important to emphasize that the Olympic flame and the Olympic games are a symbol of not only the competition between countries for superiority and victory, but first and foremost, a symbol of solidarity, justice, peace and friendship. For this idea I and it is a great honor for me,” said the star.

      The Olympic flame was lit on April 21 in the temple of Hera in Olympia. In early may, the keepers brought the fire on the aircraft in Latin America. 2 may, the Olympic torch Relay was seen by the inhabitants of Bogota. 3 may the Olympic flame has moved to the capital of Brazil, where started the event in this country. Two days ago, the torchbearers carried the symbol of the Olympic games on the streets of são Paulo. The final stage will be held in Rio de Janeiro and will end on 5 August in the maracanã stadium, where the torch last torch bearer will light the cauldron.

      Polina Gagarina tells where it will run its course, as it is prohibited by the organizers of the event.

      Ex-participant of “factory of stars” plans his actions to support the Russian athletes, who were deprived of the opportunity to participate in the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro. From the team for the Game will go only the length of jumper Darya Klishina. July 21 court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) rejected the claim of athletes and not allow them to the Olympics. On this development was influenced by a juicing scandal, which involved athletes.

      Sadder it all felt Yelena Isinbayeva. After maternity leave she carefully prepared for the Olympics in Rio. “Well, that’s all… Ended our fight for Rio… No luck for me to get back on the highest step of the podium at the Olympics, doesn’t sound more Russian national anthem in my honor, will not please you more my dear fans of flying over the bar… God, what a shame of this injustice,” said two-time Olympic champion in his microblog. Yelena Isinbayeva on the IOC decision: “Sad to tears by his own impotence”