On February 26, Russian athletes, who performed at the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang in a “neutral” status, returned to the country. On February 28, winners and prize-winners of the Games will arrive in the Kremlin, where Vladimir Putin will award them state awards.
Also Russian “medalists” will be presented with BMW cars. This is the usual practice in the Olympic team – the athletes received the machines of the German company and after the Summer Games in Rio. According to the agency “Says Moscow”, holders of “gold” will be presented with X6, “silver” – X5, and “bronze” – X4. The user of YouTube, who showed “gifts” before the end of the Olympics, said that they purchased 140 cars.
Spetscor “Komsomolskaya Pravda Dmitry Smirnov photographed BMW on Red Square, where they were brought before delivery. But the pictures show the names of Russian hockey players like Kirill Kaprizov and Vasily Koshechkin: they defeated the German national team in the final of the Olympics.