42 athlete missed the Olympic games in 2016, will receive a cash payment from the Fund of support of Olympians of Russia. This was stated by the President of the Russian athletics Federation (vfla) Dmitry shlyahtin, quoted "R-Sport".
"42 athlete will receive a cash payment from the Fund of support of Olympians of Russia. The total payment of about 40 million rubles," — said the official.
In August, the Kremlin ceremony of presenting state awards to the Olympians. Athletes handed the keys to the car: Champions of Games became the owners of BMW X6, silver medalists got X4, bronze medalists — X3.
In November 2015, the Council of the international Association of athletics federations (IAAF) has suspended the membership of the club in the organization for an indefinite period because of the frequent cases of use of doping by Russians. For this reason, all the Russian athletes, in addition to the jumper in length Daria Kishineu, missed the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro.