Bobsleistku Sergeyev admitted that he did not think about the medals of the European championship
Nadezhda Sergeeva and Anastasiya Kochergova
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WINTERBERG /Germany/, January 13. /Spec. Q. TASS albert Starodubtsev/. Russian bobsleistku Nadezhda Sergeeva, who along with Anastasia Kucheriaviy on Friday won silver of the European championship, admitted that he had not thought that can become the winner of the competition. She announced TASS.
Bobsleistki Sergeeva and Kochergova won silver TH in twos
Sergeeva and Kochergova brought Russia’s first medal of the Championships in the women’s competition.
“When I went to the start, I didn’t think about what can become the winner of the European championship, – said Sergeyev. – My task was – very clearly to drive both races, and I’m glad I did it. I used to have problems with the second attempt that has failed worse than the first. But today it worked for me”.
“Why were we able to get on the podium of the European championship? Hard work in training paid off . I am grateful to all my coaches – and those who worked with me in past years, and those who are helping me now,” admitted the silver prize-winner CHE-2017.
First place in the women’s competition at the European Championships, took the women of Germany Mariama Jamanca and Annika Drazek, the third place was left for the Austrian crew Christina Hengster/Jennifer Anasana, became the fourth Russian woman Aleksandra Rodionova and Yulia Shockwave.