The cover photo from our History in Color series features famous athletes and coaches of the Dynamo club in Moscow, Russia in the 1970s.
Left to right:
Ambery Kipov, N/A, Yury Kozin, Vladimir Ryzhenkov, Akop Faradzhan, Valery Yakubovsky.
The black-and-white original came from the photo archives of Akop Faradzhan, well-known Soviet weightlifter and coach.
Faradzhan coached such elite athletes as Valery Yakubovsky, Vartan Militosyan and many more.