The "Sport and Russia" event will be held in Sochi in March, 2016 and will consist of two parts.
The first one includes the Sport Business Investments Forum. It will feature major Russian and foreign specialists in the spheres of sports projects implementation.
The second one is the 2016 Sporty Russia winners awarding ceremony. Among the major categories of the Award are: Sports Facilities and Investment Projects; Professionals in the Sphere of Sport and Healthy Lifestyle; Sports Sponsor Projects; Innovations in Sport; Social Projects on Promotion and Development of Sport in Russia; Charity in Sport.
The receipt of applications for the annual National Award "Sport and Russia – 2016" has started. This Award is given for the most significant achievements intended to focus Russian people's interest on sport and healthy lifestyle.
The main goal of the Award is to commend enterprises and organizations which have achieved the best results in promotion and support of sport in the Russian Federation. This event will help: to find out leaders in sport promotion in the Russian Federation, to systematize projects on promotion and development of sport, and to focus attention of the representatives of mass media, public and commercial organizations on sport and healthy lifestyle.
The "Sport and Russia" Award is initiated by the Social Projects and Programs Fund with the support of the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation.
The official drinks supplier of the Ceremony is Coca-Cola Hellenic Russia.
The "Sport and Russia" program is initiated by the Social Projects and Programs Fund with the support of the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation.
Among the winners of the Sport and Russia Award are: SIBUR PJSC, Samsung Electronics Rus LLC, Gazprom Neft PJSC, Football Club Dynamo Moscow, ANO "Kaliningrad 2018", ANO "Directorate on preparation and staging of the 2018 World Cup in the Host City of Saransk", World Class fitness clubs network, Yum! Restaurants International Russia and CIS LLC (KFC), State Autonomous Agency of the Republic of Buryatia "Directory of Sports Facilities", Nizhnekamskneftekhim PJSC, Coca-Cola Hellenic Russia, Forward Trade House, etc.