Alex Ovechkin Paints With Children From Russian Sledge Hockey Team


Photos: Children’s Sledge Hockey Team

The Children’s Sledge Hockey League in Russia hosted a creative workshop for children on Thursday in Moscow.  The first stage, “Hockey – the World of Bright Colors” provided children the opportunity to paint with the Washington Capitals Alexander Ovechkin; Vika Zamataeva from the Krylya Sovetov club and Nikita Fomenko from the Tropic club contributed on a painting with the Great 8.

During the session, Ovi not only wished the children good luck, but also applauded them with their inexhaustible energy.  What else can you dream? The painting will be part of a larger auction to be held in August, will all proceeds benefiting the Children’s Sledge Hockey League.

The mission of the league is to “create conditions for the development and popularization of sledge hockey and enhancing its role in the social rehabilitation of children and young people with various disabilities.”

Below are more pictures from the event.

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By Diane Doyle

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Первый этап нашей творческой мастерской «Хоккей – мир ярких красок» подходит к концу! Но самое интересное только начинается🤩 Еще один шедевр мы создали с Александром Овечкиным @aleksandrovechkinofficial 🏒 Шанс порисовать вместе с прославленным хоккеистом выпал Вике Заматаевой («Крылья Советов») и Никите Фоменко («Тропик»)💝 Ови не только пожелал ребятам удачи, но и зарядил их своей неиссякаемой энергией☀ О чем ещё можно мечтать?😍 Спасибо, человек с большим сердцем! Побед и покорения рекордов!🏆 #следжхоккей #sledgehockey #хоккей #hockey #ovi #овечкин

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About Diane Doyle

Been a Caps fan since November 1975 when attending a game with my then boyfriend and now husband.
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1 Response to Alex Ovechkin Paints With Children From Russian Sledge Hockey Team

  1. Day One says:

    Thanks Diane D
    Ovi is a good guy

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