Born and raised in Prokhladny, Lasitskene planned to start training on March 29 in the Moscow USK CSKA, however, because of the coronavirus pandemic, the army club decided to temporarily close sports facilities.
“Certain restrictive measures are present in the region,” Khiryanov noted. “All competitions in the republic have been canceled until further notice, but so far there are no restrictions on training events. Therefore, Maria does not have any problems for training. If she or her coach calls to us, then we will work out this situation on the spot. ”
The outbreak caused by the new coronavirus disease was recorded at the end of 2019 in Central China, later spreading to more than 150 countries and was recognized by the World Health Organization as a pandemic. Over 320 thousand people were infected in the world, more than 14 thousand deaths were recorded. In Moscow, 262 confirmed cases of infection are currently recorded, in Kabardino-Balkaria – 2.