Hot water

swimming

Two stars: Kasparov-Rodnina

vZwei Stars: Kasparow-Rodnina

Karpov-Korchnoy: playing with each other for the first time

Karpov-Korchnoy

Alevtina Lazarenko, Grand chess-master, seven times national champion

Grossmeisterin Alewtina Lasarenko, siebenfache Landesmeisterin

Peter Dubinin, World chess champion by correspondence

Pjotr Dubinin, Weltmeister im Briefwechsel-Schach

Boris Spassky, chess World Ex-Champion meeting the readers of Leninskaya Smena youth newspaper

Boris Spassky, chess World Ex-Champion meeting the readers of Leninskaya Smena youth newspaper

Tigran Petrosian, World Ex-Champion playing multi-board chess with jou-rnalists in the press-centre at the World Students Games in 1973

Ex-Weltmeister Tigran Petrosjan beim Simultanspiel gegen die Journalisten des Pressezentrums der Universiade 1973

The lake

lake

The lake view in Sortirovochny workers’ village

Auf dem See in der Arbeitersiedlung Sortirowotschnyj

Catamaranists Dmitry Kirillovykh and Boris Malov

Katamaran-Segelbootsportler Dmitrij Kirillowykh und Boris Malow

In a workers’ village

In der Arbeitersiedlung

National championship at the rowing canal of Nizhny Novgorod

Landesmeisterschaft auf dem Ruderkanal in Nischni Nowgorod

“Sambo-Wrestlers” from Kstovo: Burdikov, Baranov, Medvedev, Essin

Sambo-Helden aus Kstowo : Trainer Burdikow, Baranow, Medwedew, Essin

Nikolai Baranov and Yevgeny Essin, honoured Masters of Sports, multiple World champions

Baranov

Yevgeny Essin, honoured Master of Sports, multiple World champions

Saki Umyarov, Sambo-World champion, World cup winner

Saki Umjarow, Weltmeister und Weltpokal sieger im Sambo-Ringen

Gennady Borshnyakov, coach

Gennadij Borschnjakow, Trainer

The count is opened

boxing

Submission of Boris Yeltsin

Sport and politic

The President of Russia Boris Yeltsin at the courts of the Tennis Academy of Zauri Abuladse

Russlands President Boris Jelzin auf dem Spielplatz der Tennisakademie von Sauri Abuladse

The baloon is lifted in honour of the President of Russia

Ein Luftballon geht hoch zu Ehren des Prasidenten Russlands

At the opening of a new tennis court: President Yeltsin, Governor Nemtsov, Mr. Krestianinov and Mr. Sklyarov, Mayor of Nizhny Novgorod

Bei der Eroffnung des neuen Tennisplatzes: President Jelzin, Gouverneur Nemzow, Hr. Krestjaninow und der Btirgermeister von Nischni Nowgorod Skljarow

The President of Russia Boris Yeltsin opens new tennis courts in Nizhny Novgorod

Russlands President Boris Jelzin eroffnet einen neuen Tennisplatz in Nischni Nowgorod

Nikolai Andrianov, World absolute champion

Absoluter Weltmeister Nikolai Andrianow

Alexandra Timoshenko, multiple World champion

Alexandra Timoshenko, multiple World champion

The girl with the tape.

The girl

Vladimir Markelov, Sofia – 1977

Wladimir Markelow. Sofia - 1977

Olga Korbut, 1973 World Students Games

Korbut bei der Welt-Universiade - 1973

Valery Shantaiosov goalkeeper of Nizhny Novgorod Lokomotiv FC

Valery Shantaiosov  goalkeeper of Nizhny Novgorod Lokomotiv FC

10 points for the flight

10 Punkte fiir den Flug

An aggressive attack. Juniors World championship

Ein aggressiver Angriff bei der Junioren-WM

Young players of “Lokomotive” FC

Junge Fussballspieler des FC "Lokomotive"

Gorky “Volga” FC vs. Moscow “Spartak” (Supreme League, 1963)

Das Spiel "Wolga" Gorki - "Spartak" Moskau. (Oberliga 1963)

Fans at the Lokomotiv Central Stadium

Fans im Zentralstadion "Lokomotive"

Dribbling by Alexander Popovich, father

Vater Alexander Popowitsch am Ball

Khomich, back in play

Chomitsch spielt wieder

Nizhny Novgorod Lokomotiv FC (in stripes). Alexander Garmashov attacking

FC "Lokomotive", Nischni Nowgorod (gestreifte Trikots) in einem Heimspiel. Angriff von Alexander Garmaschow

Valery Popovich, son (in dark shirt)

in dark shirt

The hit with a point brings victory

Siegestreffer

Vladimir Denisov – Montreal Olympics silver medal winner

Wladimir Denissow, Silber bei der Olympiade in Montreal

German Sveshnikov, foil fencer, multiple Olympic champion, holder of 11 World champion titles with his son Mikhail

German Sweschnikow, mehrfacher Olympiasieger und elffacher Weltmeister im Florettfechten, mit seinem Sohn Michail

Coach – Ludmila Shishova, Olympic champion

Trainer - Olympiasiegerin Ljudmila Schischova

Nadezhda Filippova, Moscow Olympics bronze medal winner attacking

The joy of the victory

Die Siegesfreude

Natella Krasnikova from Kolos, the world’s best forward

the world's best forward

Goal…

field hockey

Penalty shot

field hockey

Volleyball geometry

Volleyball

USSR vs. Cuba in the finals of the Sofia Students Games, 1977

USSR vs. Cuba

Supporters

Supporter

The legendary Alexander Belov playing under the basket ring

The legendary Alexander Belov playing under the basket ring

Trudovye Rezervy-House of Sports

Rezervy-House of Sports

Basketball-ballett

Basketball ballet

US team’s traditional victory

Siegertradition der US-Auswahl

The European Champions Cup

Der Pokal der Europa-Meister

Twin sisters, Tatiana and Yekaterina Kulagins, national doubles table tennis champions

Zwillinge Tatjana und Jekaterina Kulagina, Tischtennis-Landesmeisterinnen im Doppel

Mikhail Nosov, both national and Nizhny Novgorod teams coach, with Andrei Mazunov

Michail Nossow, Trainer der Landesauswahl und der Auswahl von Nischni Nowgorod, mit seinem Zogling Andrej Masunow

Andrey Mazunov, World championship bronze medallist

Andrei Mazunow, WM-Dritter

Samvel Vardanyan serving

Samwel Wardanjan beim Aufschlag

Andrei Mazunov, European champion bronze medal winner

Andrej Mazunow, EM-Dritter