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Elena Isinbaeva will receive the award Fund of the prince Asturijsky

the Award the Prince Asturijsky name the Spanish analogue Nobel awards . It exists more than 25 years and is annually awarded for the contribution to science development, cultures, social studies and sports. Plisetskaya, Mstislav Rostropovich, Kshishtof Penderetsky, Vudi Allen became winners of an award in former years the Maya, Arthur Miller, Joanne Rowling. This year the Volgograd athlete Elena Isinbaeva has received a prestigious award also.

Having gathered in a city of Oviedo, the jury of the award has made decision to award this award the Russian athlete Elena Isinbaevu, - quotes a press - release of fund of the Prince of Asturijsky RIA Novosti news agency. - It has personified basic criteria on which this award is awarded, including ability to struggle for overcoming itself and to contribute the efforts in perfection, cultivation and sports propagation .

the Jury in the decision has especially noticed that fact that the Russian sportswoman is 27 - the multiple owner of world records, received titles of the Olympic champion and the world champion twice. these achievements have made its best sportswoman of all times in the discipline it is explained in the communique.

in struggle for the Award in the field of sports - 2009 the Russian with 20 voices has bypassed known Spanish begunju on average distances Martha Dominges who managed 9 voices. Ceremony of delivery of awards will take place on October, 23rd in the Spanish Oviedo.

Isinbaeva will receive the check for 50 thousand euro, a figurine specially created in due time by artist Zhoanom Miro, and the diploma.