Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin came to Moscow ice hockey Hall on April 15, 2011, to participate in a hockey team training game. The training event held in the Luzhniki Sports Palace, two teams from Chelyabinsk and Penza City. The two teams compete for a championship is scheduled for the 16th. Putin wearing a red racing suit, and the two teams trained together for about 40 minutes, during which time score. The end of the training, Putin look of sweat, said ice hockey intensive physical. Putin recalled his youth tried ice sports, but did not like the sport, "I was determined that they are not suitable (ice sports), but now I'm very passionate about this sport ... it is a bit like Alpine skiing . "Putin previously not good at skating. In February 2010, he talks with some ice athletes committed to learning skating.