Vagit Alekperov awards Russian Olympic medalists in cross-country skiing
Moscow. LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov invited the Russian National Cross-Country Ski Team athletes to the Company's headquarters in Moscow monday.
Over a number of years LUKOIL has been the primary sponsor of the Russian Cross-Country Ski Federation. This time the Company honored athletes following the 23rd Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang (the Republic of Korea), where the Russian ski team won 8 medals: 3 silver and 5 bronze.
Vagit Alekperov presented a charitable grant to Elena Välbe, President of the Cross-Country Ski Federation of Russia, aimed to support children's and youth skiing clubs and teams.
LUKOIL President also awarded medal winners of the Pyeongchang Olympics LUKOIL prepaid fuel cards covering their fuel expenses for the coming 12 months.