SKIF Krasnodar

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SKIF Krasnodar
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Nickname(s) Thunderbird
Founded 1963
Arena Palace of Sports Olimp, Krasnodar,
Capacity 3,000
President Russia Oleg V. Khodko
Head coach Russia Oleg V. Khodko
League Russian Handball Super League

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


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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