Gymnast Alina Kabaeva received an award comparable to the Oscar.
Alina Kabaeva, 2004 Olympic champion in rhythmic gymnastics in Greece, Athens, won an award at the 39th Festival of the International Federation of Sports Film and Television – Sport Movies & TV 2021. This is reported on the organizers’ website.
We add that this award is a kind of analogue of the Oscar. Only in the world of sports film and television. The award was presented to Alina Kabaeva in Milan, Italy.
Note that Alina Kabaeva received one of the most prestigious awards – “The Wreath of Honor”. The award was presented to her for her significant role in the popularization of sports, for the promotion of cultural and ethical values.
Recall that Alina Kabaeva is rightfully considered one of the most outstanding Russian gymnasts-artists in history. She also has a bronze medal won at the Olympics in Sydney, Australia in 2000.