Sports in Russian

Sports is a great topic for conversation. The below list of sport names in Russian helps you to get familiar with Olympic and other sports in Russian. For even more Russian vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for Russian at the end of the page.

Summer Sports in Russian

tennis in Russian(M) теннис (те́ннис - ténnis)
badminton in Russian(M) бадминтон (бадминто́н - badmintón)
golf in Russian(M) гольф (го́льф - gól'f)
cycling in Russian(F) езда на велосипеде (езда́ на велосипе́де - ezdá na velosipéde)
table tennis in Russian(M) настольный теннис (насто́льный те́ннис - nastól'nyj ténnis)
triathlon in Russian(M) триатлон (триатло́н - triatlón)
wrestling in Russian(F) борьба (борьба́ - bor'bá)
judo in Russian(N) дзюдо (дзюдо́ - dzjudó)
fencing in Russian(N) фехтование (фехтова́ние - fehtovánie)
archery in Russian(F) стрельба из лука (стрельба́ из лу́ка - strel'bá iz lúka)
boxing in Russian(M) бокс (бо́кс - bóks)
gymnastics in Russian(F) гимнастика (гимна́стика - gimnástika)
weightlifting in Russian(F) тяжелая атлетика (тяжё́лая атле́тика - tjazhjólaja atlétika)
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Winter Sports in Russian

skiing in Russian(M) горнолыжный спорт (горнолы́жный спо́рт - gornolýzhnyj spórt)
snowboarding in Russian(M) сноуборд (сноубо́рд - snoubórd)
ice skating in Russian(N) катание на коньках (ката́ние на конька́х - katánie na kon'káh)
ice hockey in Russian(M) хоккей (хокке́й - hokkéj)
biathlon in Russian(M) биатлон (биатло́н - biatlón)
luge in Russian(M) санный спорт (са́нный спо́рт - sánnyj spórt)
ski jumping in Russian(PL) прыжки с трамплина (прыжки́ с трампли́на - pryzhkí s tramplína)

Water Sports in Russian

swimming in Russian(N) плавание (пла́вание - plávanie)
water polo in Russian(N) водное поло (во́дное по́ло - vódnoe pólo)
surfing in Russian(M) серфинг (сё́рфинг - sjórfing)
rowing in Russian(F) гребля (гре́бля - gréblja)
windsurfing in Russian(M) виндсёрфинг (виндсё́рфинг - vindsjórfing)
sailing in Russian(M) парусный спорт (па́русный спо́рт - párusnyj spórt)

Team Sports in Russian

football in Russian(M) футбол (футбо́л - futból)
basketball in Russian(M) баскетбол (баскетбо́л - basketból)
volleyball in Russian(M) волейбол (волейбо́л - volejból)
cricket in Russian(M) крикет (крике́т - krikét)
baseball in Russian(M) бейсбол (бейсбо́л - bejsból)
rugby in Russian(N) регби (ре́гби - régbi)
handball in Russian(M) гандбол (гандбо́л - gandból)
field hockey in Russian(M) хоккей на траве (хокке́й на траве́ - hokkéj na travé)
beach volleyball in Russian(M) пляжный волейбол (пля́жный волейбо́л - pljázhnyj volejból)
Australian football in Russian(M) австралийский футбол (австрали́йский футбо́л - avstralíjskij futból)
American football in Russian(M) американский футбол (америка́нский футбо́л - amerikánskij futból)

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