True story of Galina Duvanova
In the new issue of Sports Nation, we'll tell you about the main success of Kazakhstani athletes during the years of independence. We'll share a success story of Galina Duvanova, a three-time Asian jiu-jitsu champion. To conclude the issue, we'll dive into the world of national sports that have become part of the world's heritage over the past 30 years. In 1991, Kazakhstan began appearing internationally as an independent state. Three years later, we debuted at the Olympics, in Lillehammer, where our renowned skier Vladimir Smirnov won two silver and one gold medal. Since then, Kazakhstan has won 72 Olympic medals.