Two-time Olympic champion Elena Isinbayeva has signed a five-year contract with the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.
Interestingly, the order to conclude a contract with the athlete was signed personally by the Minister of Defense Sergei Shoigu. According to a spokesman for the CSKA club, whose team is Isinbayeva, the sixth jumper received the position of track and field instructor at the Central Army Sports Club.
“I am extremely happy to return to the ranks of CSKA, whose possibilities are endless, and besides, our goals and ambitions are the same. CSKA is one big family and an example of what every athlete should strive for, ”notes Isinbayeva.