of visit of the delegation of International amateur Federation "Unifight" in India
In the period of 23 – 26th of April, 2012 the delegation of the International Federation "Unifight" consisting of: President - Olympic champion Sergei Novikov, Vice President - Professor Sergei Ashkenazi, Vice-President of the European Federation, a member of the Federation of the Legislative Assembly of the Russian Federation Alexander Weinberg, chairman of the international referee board, honored coach of Russia Andrei Chumlyakov visited India.
At the airport of Delhi, the delegation warmly welcomed President of the Indian federation "Unifight" Mr. Vishal Singh and his accompanying members of the Indian delegation.
During the visit, the delegation got acquainted with the activities of the Indian federation "Unifight", held talks with the leadership of the federation, as well as the heads of its departments. The delegation also met with the representatives of the Parliament and the Olympic Committee of India.
During the visit, April 23th the theoretical seminar was held in which the coaches, the referees and the representatives of Indian federation were acquainted with the history of and prospects for development of Unifight, the rules of the organization of competitions and features.
On the 24 and 25th of April in Sport Complex named after Rajiv Gandhi's practical seminar was held with the couches, referees and athletes, which has been demonstrated technique allowed in Unifight, prohibited practices and actions, combinatorial techniques. Demonstrations were also held contests, during which Indian judges and instructors received judicial practice. The seminar attracted great interest among all participants, was held in a constructive and lively atmosphere. The coaches and the athletes have expressed sincere gratitude for the very informative and interesting seminar.
It was reached an understanding with the leader of the Indian federation that on their activities and assist in the establishment of federations of Unifight in Bhutan, Nepal, Malaysia and other neighboring states.
The President of the International Federation "Unifight" Sergei Novikov and the other members of delegation thanked the President of Indian federation "Unifight" Mr. Vishal Singh for the warm welcome, good organization of all activities undertaken, and expressed the hope that the Indian federation «Unifight« will be actively develop.