The festive ceremony of opening of the ice rink “Avangard” took place in the town Labytnangi on the 6th of September. The Olympic champion in figure skating Aleksey Yagudin became the special guest. He demonstrated special magic in skating on the ice. Also he conducted the unique master-class for children. After the sports lesson everyone, who wished, was able to get Aleksey’s autograph and to take a photograph for memory.
Representatives of the building company, of the department of regional development of “Gazprom Neft”, official persons of the town and the region, deputies and the head of the administration of the town Labytnangi Marina Treskova participated in the opening ceremony together with the famous sportsman.
The ice rink with stands will accommodate 400 seats. Now everyone will be able to skate and play sports here.
The ice rink has artificial ice, therefore, citizens will be able to use it the whole year round. Hockey matches will be conducted here. Also it will be possible just to skate. In addition to the ice rink itself, there are also training halls, a gym and auxiliary facilities. Therefore, residents of Yamal will be able to do rhythmic gymnastics here.