Alexandra Goryachkina became the GTO ambassador in Yamal
14:46 23 марта 2016
Категории: News in English
A chess player of Yamal Alexandra Goryachkina received the status “The GTO Ambassador”. The ceremony took place in the Ministry for sport of the Russian Federation in Moscow. The certificate was given to the sportswoman by the deputy minister for sport of Russia Natalia Parshikova. This information was given to a correspondent of IA “Sever-Press” in the regional department on physical culture and sport.
As we should note, among active GTO ambassadors there are heroes of Russia, Olympic champions, champions of the world and Europe, heads of Russian regions, public figures and representatives of mass media.
The project “The GTO Ambassador” is fulfilled within activities of the all-Russian complex on physical culture and sports “Ready for Labor and Defense” (GTO). The task of the ambassadors is with own example to involve Russian people to preparation and fulfillment of GTO tests, to propagandize healthy way of life.
Alexandra Goryachkina is a pupil of the Polar chess school of Anatoly Karpov, the many-time champion of the world, Europe and Russia among boys and girls. At the age of 13 years old she became the youngest grandmaster among women in the world. In 2014 the chess player won the title of the world champion among junior sportswomen up to 20 years old. Last year she won the Cup of Russia among women.