Professional sports support
Severstal is committed to supporting sports at the top competitive level. Training strong reserve for national teams is a great way to promote healthy choices, to support psychological, social and spiritual adaptation of the youth, and to build prestige of our company.
Severstal is truly proud of the similarly-named Severstal Hockey Club, solely sponsored by the company.
Famous players include Vladimir Antipin, Andrei Bashkirov, Alexander Gulyavtsev, Yevgeny Ketov, Vasily Koshechkin, Maxim Chudinov, Vadim Shipachyov and other players. Including Olympic champions Vadim Shipachyov and Bogdan Kiselevich.
In addition, Severstal is financing the Cherepovets children’s hockey school, which has about 1,000 students, as well as the Almaz youth hockey team.