Alexander Kashirin, a student of the Institute of Physical Culture, Sport and Tourism, was recognized as Athlete of the Year in the contest "Student of the Year 2015"
It became known the winner in the nomination "Sportsman of the Year" is the student of Petrozavodsk State University Alexander Kashirin. He is seriously engaged in power sports. To recap, in May of this year at the world armlifting championship, Alexander became the world champion in armlifting, winning 1 gold and 2 bronze medals and fulfilling the requirements for master of sports of international class. In addition, the student is interested in ancient mythology and writes poetry.
The title of the student in the year in the finals of the prestigious national award was challenged by 300 top students from all over Russia. They passed the in absentia stage of the competition, in which the experts looked at their record books, a portfolio with the achievements of recent years, as well as a video "I am Student of the Year - 2015". The Russian national prize "Student of the Year" was established by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and the Russian Union of Youth. This year, the final of the "Student of the Year" takes place in Samara.