Dancing without borders. Residents of Noviy Urengoy in wheelchairs won medals of the Cup of Russia
14:45 20 мая 2019
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Residents of Noviy Urengoy won medals at the Cup of Russia in wheelchair dancing, which took place in Tyumen. More than 100 dancers from 18 regions of the country participated in the competition.
Thus, the first place in the optional program was taken by Anna Lukyanchuk and Kirill Podshivalov, as the information and analytical office under the administration of Noviy Urengoy informs. In Combi dance the second place was won by Ekaterina Yanechkina and Danil Kravchenko. In addition, in the European program Anna Lukyanchuk and Kirill Podshivalov became the second, and Ekaterina Yanechkina and Danil Kravchenko — the third.
Oksana Chumak has been the coach of the sportspeople from Noviy Urengoy since 2017. For the first time she saw performances of wheelchair dancers on TV and decided that she could help special citizens to fulfill themselves. During long time she studied such practices in the Internet, she invented something of her own. According to the coach, the sportspeople are hardworking, try not to miss classes. In November last year the residents of Noviy Urengoy took the third place in the Championship of Russia in sports dance.