He is an Honored coach of Russia. He has been working with the Russian wrestling national team for 15 years.
The national team has been champion of the European Championships 13 times and of the World Championships 7 times. His athletes won 2 Gold medals during the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore, the same at the 2018 YOG in Buenos Aires and 1 Gold medal at the 2014 YOG in Nanjing.
He is the Head coach of SC Gladiator since 2002.