Vladislav Tretyak has held a master-class in Safonovo


The Russian Ice Hockey Federation president Vladislav Tretyak has recently paid a visit to Safonovo in Smolenskaya Region, where he put on a master-class for young ice hockey players. The visit was organised on the base of an invitation from the State Duma's deputy chairman Sergei Neverov.

Each participant received the opportunity to receive a signed stick from Vladislav, and an autograph session was also held. At the end of the event a special All-Star game took place between Safonovo and Smolensk, and both Vladislav and Sergei Neverov put their skates on.

RIHF president Vladislav Tretyak:

- I am very happy to have made the visit to Safonovo. The arena has been kept in good condition, and it gives both boys and girls the chance to play ice hockey. I wish everybody health and victories!

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