A. Maltsev won the gold medal in the individual cross-country skiing in an unoccupied manner with a separate start at the national championship in Tyumen on March 30.
Maltsev covered the distance of 15 km in 33 minutes. 0.5 sec. I. Yakimushkin finished second with a total of 34.7 minutes. A. Larkov won a bronze medal (35 minutes).
It should be noted that the leader of the Russian men’s team A. Bolshunov withdrew from the race. He met this decision in order to more importantly prepare for the team sprint, which will take place on March 31st.
It is worth recalling that the Russian cross-country skiing championship is held in Tyumen from March 27 to April 4. The competition program shows six disciplines.