On 17th and 19th April, the Masters Swimming Championship of Russia took place in Kazan in a water sports complex built for the world championship. According to the competitions results, an assistant of the Faculty of Physics of Voronezh State University Yury Perin became a three-time champion of Russia.
Yury Perin won gold medals in all three backstroke distances (50m, 100m and 200m) and was recognised as the absolute champion in his category. It should be noted that he beat the other competitors in 50m backstroke by just 0.01 second. Yury Perin was registered to participate in the world championship and is preparing for this big event.