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Daugavpils athlets

Daugavpils athelts achieved high results and became known not only in our city but in Latvia and foreign countries as well.

Deniss Vasiļjevs

Deniss Vasiļjevs

Figure Skating

4th place at European Championship 2018.

XXIII Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang 2018 – 19th place.

7th place at European Championship 2017.

World Figure Skating Championships 2017 – 14th place, which allowed to qualify for the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang.

Anastasija Grigorjeva

Anastasija Grigorjeva


Women`s Freestyle Wrestling

European Championship 2017 – 2nd place.

Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games – 8th place.

Latvia`s Best Athlete in 2013 and 2014.

Andžejs Ļebedevs

Andžejs Ļebedevs


2nd stage of European Championship 2017 – 2nd place.

The best Polish Speedway Nice League rider in 2016.

2nd place winner at European Junior Championship 2016.

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Travelling exhibition “You are. You can.” devoted to Paralympic Games in London has begun in Daugavpils.

On April 11 the travelling photo exhibition “You are. You can.” devoted to Paralympic Games inLondonhas been opened at the Daugavpils Olympic Centre. This exhibition was created with the support of Citadele bank. The opening ceremony began with a speech of Ms. Žanna Kulakova - the chairperson ofDaugavpilsCity council.

 Ms. Žanna Kulakova said: Owing to the author of


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Grigorjeva – European champion

Daugavpilsbest wrestler Anastasija Grigorjeva got 1st place on Europe Freestyle Wrestling Championship and became the European champion for second time.

European champion 2010 began the championship with certainty and got three victories. In the first round of three periods she defeated Greek athlete Agoro Papavisileu (1:2, 4:1, 6:0), then defeated alsoAzerbaijanathlete Hanna


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First stage of the World Women’s Volleyball Championship will be held in Daugavpils, in May

In this connection, on March 14,Latviavolleyball federation president Atis Sausnite visitedDaugavpils. He met with Chairperson of City Council Žanna Kulakova.

Žanna Kulakova told thatDaugavpilsis a sports city which loves sports, supports different sports and modernises sports infrastructure. City mayor stated that the city is able to hold international sports events. Atis Sausnītis


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On March 12 the student team from USA will meet Daugavpils hockey players

On March 12 inDaugavpilsfor the first time there will be a friendly hockey match between a student team from theUSA"Liberty Flames" and a team ofDaugavpils. Game will begin at 19:00.

The game inDaugavpilsand “Liberty Flames” tour inLatviais organized by association “Athletes in Action”, which aim is to popularize sport in different countries. Thanks to the


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Grigorjeva wins the tournament in Belarus

Latvia’s best wrestler Anastasija Grigorjeva got instant achievement in the international tournament. At this time in “Grand Prix” stage inBelarusshe got the first place.

 A. Medveds Freestyle Wrestling Tournament brought together participants from 16 different countries around the world. It is worth noting that before the start of tournament, athletes had


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„Golden Puck – 2013” starts on Tuesday

Annual tournament “Golden Puck” for school and yard teams will start with three games on Tuesday. This year in tournament will participate seven teams.

Teams could sign in until 22nd of January. Third year in a row this tournament will be organized byDaugavpils hockey club in cooperation withDaugavpils sports department and education department.

This year


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