Biathlonist Dmitry Vasiliev


Outstanding biathlonist, successful businessman and sports manager Dmitry Vasiliev tells about retirement, overcoming and human happiness on RTG TV channel.

Sports career of biathlonist Dmitry Vasiliev developed dramatically and quickly. As soon as 22 years at his first Olympiad in Sarajevo he won gold in relay race. In 4 years he duplicated his success in Calgary. Vasiliev made progress not only because of his excellent physical form, but he has become famous as an inventor of his own style. Today young biathlonist learn how to shoot “as quickly as Vasiliev does” and scrutinize Vasiliev's intervening running during ski training. He craved for victories and was eager to perform to play for the national team in any time, but once sports officials announced 27 year sportsman to be too old for the big-time sport. Outstanding biathlonist, successful businessman and sports manager Dmitry Vasiliev tells about retirement, overcoming and human happiness on RTG TV channel.