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RUSSIAN BASEBALL FEDERATION

8, Luzhnetskaya nab., office 201, 119992, Moscow, Russia

+7 495 725 45 49

+7 495 725 45 49

www.baseballrussia.ru

History

In Russia, baseball began its development since 80s. The Federation of baseball, softball and rounders was created in USSR at 1987. On the first national championship of baseball was attended 24 teams. By the end of 1989 there were more than 50 baseball teams in Russia, and the number of sportsmen exceeded 1500 people. The first baseball stadium was built in September on 1990, at the territory of Moscow State University as a gift of goodwill by Doctor Sigaesi Matsumae, Rector-President Tokai University (Japan).

The USSR was collapsed In 1991, along with baseball structure. In 1992 baseball in Russia start a revival almost from nothing. In the same year was created the Russian Federation of Baseball. Since then, Russian teams presents the increase of professional skills and have a great success at European competitions.

Bests results:

Silver in 2001 (male team), Gold in 2006 (junior  team), three times of championship - that's the highest achievements of Russian national teams, not to mention the repeated participation in international competitions. For this moment in Russia is actively developing non-professional baseball. In the amateur league game today more than 20 teams from different regions of the country (Moscow, Volgograd, Syktyvkar, Kazan, Astrakhan, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, etc.) Baseball is becoming more and more popular in regions.

Governance

DMITRII KISELEV

President

NATALYA SHATSKAYA

Secretary General

YURI KOPYLOV

Vice President

NIKOLAY GERVASOV

Vice President

VADIM VETROV

Vice President

VLADIMIR SARANCHUK

Vice President

DMITRII SHLYAPNIKOV

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IVAN CHEREPANOV

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ALEXEY KOSHEVOY

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MICHAIL LARKIN

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NIKOLAY SHCHELKOV

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NIKITA MONAKHOV

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