Sportspeople of Yamal won gold at the Cup of Russia on the Northern All-Around
14:43 19 ноября 2018
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The team of Yamal won the victory at the Russian Cup on the Northern All-Around. As a result, the sportspeople won prize places in all disciplines and were ahead of their opponents. The second place was taken by the team of Yugra, the third – by the team of Krasnoyarsk Krai.
The victory of Yuri Laptander, a student of Yamal Multidisciplinary College, became the special pride; he set the record of Russia in throwing of a tynzyan on a khorey. He made 205 hits, earlier the result was 150. A sportsman from Salekhard Yegor Vartsapov was recognized the absolute champion in throwing of an axe at the distance. His axe flew on 206 meters.
The competitions took place in Salekhard. Sportspeople from the Republic of Komi, Magadan Oblast, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Evenk Autonomous Okrug, Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug and Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug came to the tournament. Within five days they competed in the northern triple jump, running with a stick, throwing of an axe at the distance, throwing of a tynzyan on a khorey and jumping over narty – nomadic sleighs. (A tynzyan is a rope lasso for catching a reindeer; a khorey is a long pole for driving a reindeer sleigh). It is possible to see photographs here: http://sever-press.ru/2018/11/19/jamalcy-zavoevali-zoloto-v-kubke-rossii-po-severnomu-mnogoborju/