Russia-2018 LOC presents 2017 Confederations Cup stand at international exhibition "Sport"

Guests of the exhibition will see 3D-models of the stadiums hosting the tournament, soccer freestyle, a mini-museum with Adidas balls and more
24 March 2016

The stand of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee (Russia 2018 LOC), dedicated to the 2017 Confederations Cup at the International exhibition "Sport" in Sokolniki Congress and Exhibition Center in Moscow © Russia 2018 LOC

Sokolniki Congress and Exhibition Center in Moscow hosts the International exhibition "Sport" from March 23 to 25, dedicated to the development of the sports industry. Russia 2018 LOC presented in the pavilion No.4 the stand for the 2017 Confederations Cup

The stand presented 3D-models of the stadiums hosting the tournament, which demonstrate the characteristics of each site. The multi-sensory table with plasma screen presented all arenas of the 2018 World Cup and webcasts from the construction sites. Visitors could also watch videos about the host cities of the World Cup and the mash up of the best goals of the previous championships.

Volunteers are working at the stand of the Local Organising Committee – they talk to everyone about the preparations for the tournament. Athletes performed various football tricks. In addition, there is a mini-museum with Adidas balls from the previous World Championships (1970-2014).

The International Exhibition "Sport" has seven thematic sections on key segments of the sports market: sports facilities, technical equipment and the safety of sports facilities, equipment and accessories, sports medicine and nutrition, exercise equipment, sports entertainment and technical sports.

The Forum hosted the awards ceremony for the All-Russian competition for the best specialist in the field of physical culture and sports for 2015, and a ceremony for the national competition of the Russian Ministry of Sport, Tourism and Youth Policy in the best architectural design of buildings for mass sports.