Sochi, February 25. The 3rd CISM World Winter Games Ambassador Svetlana Khorkina’s star was placed on the Olympic Walk of Fame in Rosa Khutor mountain resort.

“Thanks for the appreciation. I’m happy, because I can show it my children. It’s very nice when an athlete, who defended the honor of the country at the highest international competitions, is estimated at one’s true worth,” said the outstanding gymnast.

Svetlana Khorkina urged his compatriots to support the athletes and the whole Russian teams at the 3rd CISM World Winter Games in Sochi.

There are stars of the other legendary athletes on the Olympic Walk of Fame in Rosa Khutor mountain resort, such as  nine-time Olympic champion Larisa Latynina, the six-time champion Olympic champion Lydia Skoblikova, six-time Olympic champion Victor An, four-time Olympic champion Alexander Popov, three-time Olympic champion Irina Rodnina, triple Olympic champion Vladislav Tretyak and the others.