Athletes from Bashkiria also took part in the meeting.
Vladimir Putin met with the winners and medalists of the XXIV Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, as well as with members of the Russian Paralympic team. The President handed over state awards to the winners and prize-winners of the Olympics, members of the Russian Paralympic team. The Minister of Sports RB Ruslan Khabibov posted about this on his social media.
He listed the athletes who received a personal award from the president: three-time Olympic medalist in Beijing Eduard Latypov, Olympic champion in Sochi, two-time medalist of the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang and Beijing Semen Elistratov, bronze medalist of the Paralympic Games in Sochi Alexander Davidovich.