The team of skiers for the Winter Arctic Games of 2018 will be formed in Yamal
14:31 20 января 2017
Категории: News in English
The championship of Yamal on cross country skiing among pupils of sports schools for children and youth was finished in Yekaterinburg. This year the number of the participants made 110 people, in total 11 teams.
According to the information given to IA “Sever-Press” by the president of the Federation of cross country skiing of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Lyubov Bulygina, the championship of Yamal on cross country skiing has been conducted on the Ural land not for the first time. The route is in good state. Besides, climate is milder here in comparison to the arctic region.
During 4 days the sportspeople of Yamal competed in individual and team cross country skiing and also in the ski relay race. The regional team on cross country skiing will be formed by the results of the championship of Yamal. In March of 2018 the team will go to the Arctic Winter Games. The final stage of the championship on cross country skiing of Yamal will take place in April in Salekhard.