Ice skaters from Yamal will go to the competitions “Sochinskiy Olimp”
14:41 12 февраля 2019
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Ice skaters from Tarko-Salye took the prize places on the important qualifying competitions in Nizhniy Novgorod Oblast.
The All-Russian competitions in short-track speed skating “Vostok” took place among boys and girls of the children’s and junior age groups. Yamal was represented by pupils of the specialized sports school of Olympic reserve for children and youth “Avangard” of the town Tarko-Salye. The strongest sportspeople from Volga, Ural, Siberian and Far Eastern federal regions competed in the all-around and the relay race.
According to the information given in the district board on physical culture and sport, the ice skaters from Tarko-Salye showed the best results in the relay race. Among boys of the junior age the representatives of Yamal won the golden medal, in the relay race among girls of the junior age they took the fifth place, among girls of the children’s age – the eighth place.
According to the results of the competitions, the sportspeople from Yamal Evelina Bobrova and Alexander Kavardakov received the opportunity to represent the region at the final All-Russian competitions in short-track speed skating “Sochinskiy Olimp” (“Sochi Olympus”), which will take place on the 28th-31st of March in Saransk, the Republic of Mordovia.