26.01.2016

Ivan Savvidi Will Chair Guardianship Board of Handball Club «Rostov-Don»

The guardianship board will be set up in the nearest future. It will concern with development of handball in the territory of the Rostov region, popularization of sport and healthy living.

The guardianship board has to deal with children’s and students’ sport activities and engaging veterans. Sergey Kuznetsov is going to be a vice-chairman of the guardianship board.

Besides at the direction of the handball club’s partners was elected the president of handball club «Rostov-Don». Sergey Razdorsky, deputy head of the Administration of Rostov-on-Don, was supported by Ivan Savvidi (general sponsor of the club) and Sergey Gorban, head of the Administration of Rostov-on-Don.

For the handball club were determined tasks for the future season: confirm Russian champion status, win Cup of Russia and come through to the Final Four.

Women’s handball club «Rostov-Don» was founded in 1965, and was known as «Rostselmash» up to 2002. It is one of the oldest Russian clubs.

Last season «Rostov-Don» became champion of Russia and silver medalist of the EHF Cup, so the club got the opportunity to take part in Champion League, where it got 8 victories.