Irina Viner was awarded the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, 1st class.
The corresponding decree of Russian President Vladimir Putin was published today.
The document notes that Wiener was awarded “for services to the state, a great contribution to the development of physical culture and sports.”
Viner is the head coach of the Russian rhythmic gymnastics team, head of the All-Russian Federation of Rhythmic Gymnastics.
The coach became a full cavalier of the order. Previously, she was awarded II (2018), III (2008) and IV (2005) degrees of this award.
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