Only 10% of Russians regularly do some kind of sport according to a recent survey carried out by the ROMIR Monitoring agency. 14% do sport occasionally while 13% said they seldom do sport. This was announced to a Rosbalt correspondent by the ROMIR Monitoring press office. More than anything else Russians enjoy jogging (24%). Football is the second most popular form of exercise (16%) and swimming the third most popular (14%). Other popular sports are volleyball, tennis and skiing. Two thirds of respondents (63%) said they do not do any kind of sport.
1500 Russian adults took part in the survey.
US President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al Qadimi signed an agreement on July 26 to formally end the USA's military presence in the country by the end of the year