The accomplished athlete counting down the days until a court decision about its admission to participate in the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro. Yelena Isinbayeva spends the night on the banks of the Volga.
A week ago it became known that the international Association of athletics federations (IAAF) refused to consider the application of the double Olympic champion in pole vaulting Yelena Isinbayeva to participate in the Olympics, which actually means a ban on a trip to Rio de Janeiro.
Then the distinguished athlete has demonstrated a truly Olympian calm and even cool, urging his fans not to panic and not to get upset ahead of time. Because according to Isinbaeva, final word rests with the court of arbitration for sports, the verdict of which will be submitted this week.
But obviously, the famous jumper very nervous and worried. The closer the date of the decision, the stronger.
On his page on “Instagrame” Yelena Isinbayeva posted, which leaves no doubt that her nerves to the limit. The athlete lost sleep, to calm down she is trying on the Volga river, which comes to meet the dawn.
“Athletes from other countries counting the days until the opening of the Olympic Games, and we, until the decision of the court of Arbitration for Sport… Where is the world athletics, when will this mess… no One will answer. For the first time in my 20 years of professional career through the courts have to achieve the right to participate in the Olympics. Sorry for those of our young and promising athletes, who have already denied the right to participate in the world Cup this year… the feeling that the IAAF ordered to prevent at any cost. Alas… it is But today I met dawn, with thoughts of the impending trial,” wrote Yelena Isinbayeva.
Fans of Elena immediately began to support her, leaving encouraging comments. “I Express my full support. I admire your courage and endurance. You – a real fighter”, “Lena! We are always with you! Very proud of you! Resolution of all questions you strength and wisdom!”, “You are the legendary athlete, such a genius as you are, unfortunately, always more tests are given in life, but I’m sure you’ll be fine. Rooting for you with all my heart!”, – written by the followers of the athlete.