In the mountain resort of St. Moritz in Switzerland, died the famous German world champion and 2012 European rowing Maximilian Reinelt.
According to DW, Reinelt felt ill during a ski trip on the running track. Doctors promptly arrived on the scene, but could not help.
At the Olympics 2016 in Rio Maximilian in the German national team won the silver, after which he completed a career in professional sport and devoted himself to medicine. Next week Reinelt had planned a trip to Spain, where he is in the status of the doctor was to accompany the German national team in rowing U23.
We will remind, died one of the best basketball of Ukraine Alexander Okonski.
The legendary athlete died at the age of 47 years. This was announced on his page in Facebook the head coach of the female national team of Ukraine basketball Vladimir slaves.
“Today was not my close friend, godfather and a good man Sasha Konskogo! Let the Earth you rest in peace!”, — he wrote.
It is known that this basketball player for a long time struggled with cancer.
During his career, the athlete played in Kiev “Budivelnik”, Shakhtar Donetsk, Odessa “BIPA-Moda”, Bq “Kiev”, as well as foreign clubs: Lithuanian Lietuvos rytas, Turkish BC of Darussafaka, BC Cibona Croatian, Montenegrin Buducnost and Greek Ment. Five-time champion of Ukraine.
It was reported earlier that took the life of legendary athlete-skier, who conquered the world of sports.
On 72-m to year of life left honored master of sports of the USSR in cross-country skiing, Olympic champion 1976, Nina V. Boldycheva. About it on January 28 announced the Committee of physical culture and sports of St. Petersburg.