Belarusian skier took Ukrainian citizenship

Белорусская лыжница приняла украинское гражданство

Valentina Kaminska

Valentina Kaminska will now play for Ukraine.

Two-time participant of the Olympic games, Belarusian skier Valentina Kaminska decided to change sports citizenship and begin to play for the national team of Ukraine.

“Public Association Belarusian Federation of ski racing has no objection to the future performance of athletes in skiing Kaminskaya Valentina Valentinovna in international competitions in Ukraine”, – reads the statement of the Belarusian Federation.

Note that the 30-year-old Kaminska twice participated in the Olympic games. The best result in Sochi in 2014 she won the 46th place in sprint freestyle. In Pyeongchang the 2018 Kaminska finished 45th in the classic marathon.

This is the second move sportswomen of Belarus to Ukraine in September to change citizenship decided biathlete Darya Blashko.

Earlier it was reported that award-winning Ukrainian returned to Ukrainian citizenship and wants to qualify for the Olympics.

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