The land of Purovskiy district again will welcome the best wrestlers of Russia and foreign countries
16:00 14 ноября 2018
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The All-Russian tournament on sports (Greco-Roman) wresting for the prizes of the governor of Yamal will take place in Tarko-Salye on the 17th and the 18th of November for the ninth time. More than 120 strongest wrestlers from Altai Krai, the Republic of Bashkortostan, the Crimea, Krasnodar Krai, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Moscow and Moscow Oblast, Novosibirsk, Kurgan, Omsk, Tyumen and Chelyabinsk regions, Nizhegorod Oblast, Yugra and Yamal and also representatives of Armenia, Brazil, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Trans-Dniester, Ukraine will participate in the tournament. Among the participants of the tournament there are champions and prizewinners of all-Russian, European and international competitions.
The event is being organized in the specialized sports school of Olympic reserve for children and youth “Avangard”. Winners and prizewinners will be defined in 10 weight categories and the best sportspeople – in three nominations: “The best wrestler”, “For the best technique” and “The will to win”. The honored coach of Russia Anvar Zagitov from Nizhniy Tagil is the head referee of the tournament.
Guests of honor are also invited to the competitions: the honored master of sports of the USSR, the honored coach of the USSR, the two-time Olympic champion, the six-time world champion, the three-time champion of Europe, the six-time champion of the USSR Valery Rezantsev and the honored coach of Russia, the head of office of Greco-Roman wrestling at the Russian Wrestling Federation Nikolay Prokazov.
As reported in the department of physical culture and sports at the administration of Purovskiy district, tournaments of this level not only popularize such sport as Greco-Roman wrestling among young people but also help to attract attention of Yamal residents to healthy lifestyle, to increase attendance of sports objects.