UrFU hosts finish of Olympic torch relay
Sverdlovsk Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev, representatives of the organizing committee and Olympic partners attended the fire bowl lighting ceremony. Olga Bragin, a participant in the TV show "The Voice," will sing an anthem along with a child vocal-dance studio.
The university had nine representatives acting as torchbearers during the torch relay in Nizhny Tagil, Yekaterinburg and Kamesnk-Uralsk. Torchbearers included Koksharov, the head of the regional sports ministry; UrFU professor Leonid Rapoport, who is also the chief of the city's physical culture development division; and UrFU professor Lyudmila Fitina.
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