A young sportswoman – ice skater from Yamal is conquering the sports games “Children of Asia”
15:45 13 февраля 2019
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A sportswoman from Tarko-Salye Evelina Bobrova reached the semi-final of the international sports games “Children of Asia” in short-track speed skating. On the distance in 1500 meters she took the 17th place. In the team ranking the sportswomen from Ural Federal Okrug, among who Evelina performed, took the fourth place. Aleksey Istomin is the coach of the young ice skater.
The competitions are taking place in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Teams from more than 20 countries, including the tropical Philippines and Hong Kong, are participating in them. “Children of Asia” is a kind of the analogue of the Olympic Games among young people up to 16 years old. The competitions in winter kinds of sport in the given format are taking place for the first time. The young sportspeople are competing in 8 kinds of sport: ski race, biathlon, short-track speed skating, figure skating, hockey, mountain ski, snowboarding and ski jumping