Perm lugers won "gold" and "silver" at the European championships.
Sigulda (Latvia) hosted the European Championships and World Cup luge at the weekend.
The Russian team of Natalia Khoreva, Albert Demchenko and Vladislav Yuzhakov / Vladimir Makhnutin (doubles) won the gold medal in the relay. Vladislav Yuzhakov and Vladimir Makhnutin represent the Perm Region. In addition, they were silver medalists in Europe and at the World Cup in doubles. A luger from Chusovoi Tatiana Ivanova won the "silver" at the European championship.
Tatyana Ivanova, Vladislav Yuzhakov and Vladimir Makhnutin are on the Russian Olympic team in Sochi.