A massive celebration, marking 100-day countdown before the 2018 FIFA World Cup, took place at Moscow's VDNH skating rink on Tuesday. According to Chairperson of Moscow's Public Relations Committee (PRC) Aleksandra Aleksandrova, «6,000 volunteers, 6,000 young people are to welcome our athletes this summer.» The volunteers attended the event, where they had an opportunity to take pictures with... Еще the official mascot of this year's FIFA World Cup 'Zabivaka', watch the concert and participate in massive skating. Five-time Olympic champion in synchronised swimming Svetlana Romashina was called a new World Cup ambassador. She said, «I am really pleased that it has finally happened — I became an ambassador [for the 2018 World Cup.] It has been postponed again and again since I gave birth to my child.» The World Cup will be held in 11 Russian cities from June 14 to July 15.