Solemn seeing-off of Olympic team of the country is scheduled for the morning of Thursday, July 28, representatives of the Russian Olympic Committee.
The team heading to Rio de Janeiro from Moscow airport Sheremetyevo, where everyone can come to support the Russian Olympic team, and wish them victories, new records and achievements.
Representatives of the ROC announced that the Russian athletes had already begun to fly in Rio. However, the most numerous delegation of Olympians to go from Russia to Brazil on the morning of 28 July.
Probably traditional ceremonial farewell to the Olympic team this year will be especially joyful and exciting, because the question of the participation of Russian athletes in the Olympics in Rio was decided by the International Olympic Committee only Sunday, July 24.