Dmitriy Kobylkin opened a new sports center in the town Gubkinskiy
9:32 16 февраля 2015
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The governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin participated in the ceremony of opening of the sports complex «Olimpiyskiy».
According to the words of the governor, almost 40 percent of people in Yamal are busy with physical training and sport. He expresses hope that after input of the complex to operation this percent will grow. Also he believes that future champions will grow up on these sports grounds. Inhabitants of the town Gubkinskiy should be proud of achievements of their town. It even had not taken 30 years since the moment of its foundation, but in spite of severe climate, this cold territory was transformed into the beautiful comfortable and prosperous town with big future, as the governor underlines.
The chief federal inspector on Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Alexander Yamokhin also congratulated inhabitants of Gubkinskiy with opening of the new sports object. As he notes, the issue of development of establishments for physical culture and sport are under close attention of the plenipotentiary of the President of the Russian Federation in Ural Federal Okrug, and in this issue Yamal always demonstrates positive experience.
The head of the town Gubkinskiy Valery Lebedevich thanked the governor for support of socially significant projects and underlined that ahead there would be many interesting projects being fulfilled together with the regional and municipal authorities.
As the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs, the edifice of the sports complex Olimpiyskiy is equipped in conformity with the most modern requirements. Here there is a sports hall for playing volleyball, basketball, football and climbing with stands for audience (266 seats), a 50-meter swimming-pool with 8 lanes and with stands for audience (162 seats), a 10-meter swimming-pool, a hall with training apparatuses, a hall for practice of dry swimming, two coatrooms (basic and additional). Also there are additional functional zones: a room of a sports doctor, a room for massage, a sauna, a cafe, a classroom, rooms for personnel, a medical unit with the prospect of development of rehabilitation and recovery activities.
As we should remind, other sports objects are being built today in the region: the ice palace and the multifunctional sports and health-improving complex in Nadym, the covered skating-rink with 600 seats in the settlement Urengoy. This year it is planned to input to operation the multifunctional sports and health-improving complex in Noviy Urengoy.
According to the data of the regional department on physical culture and sport, 1005 sports constructions (974 were in 2013) work in Yamal, including 411 sports halls, 10 covered sports objects with artificial ice, 41 swimming-pools, 228 plate structures, 34 ski lodges. Almost 190 thousand people or 38.2 percent of the whole population of the region are busy with physical culture and sport. On this index the arctic region, in spite of extreme climate conditions, is considerably ahead of many regions of Russia and an average Russian index. Also it is included into the first 10 subjects of the Russian Federation active in sport.