SKIF Krasnodar


SKIF Krasnodar is a team handball club from Krasnodar, Russia. Currently, SKIF Krasnodar competes in the Russian Handball Super League.

SKIF Krasnodar
Nickname(s)Thunderbird
Founded1963
ArenaPalace of Sports Olimp, Krasnodar,
Russia
Capacity3,000
President Oleg V. Khodko
Head coach Oleg V. Khodko
LeagueRussian Handball Super League

History


The club was established in Krasnodar, in the distant 1963, and at different times called the "Thunderbird", "University", "Skif", "Arcadia SKIF", "SKIF-Rosneft", "SKIF- Kuban". The first team coach was honored coach of Russia Vitaly Sorokin. Professional status of the team received in 1964, in the major league championship of the USSR. A total of 24 Krasnodar handball players have won the championship in Russia.

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