The finals of the fifth All-Russian Spartakiad for workers will take place in Tambov from the 12th to the 16th of September. Yamal will be represented by employees of the company “Gazprom dobycha Urengoy” and the North Urals interregional security office of “Gazprom”.
Preliminarily, teams from 55-60 regions of the country are planning to participate in the competitions – more than a thousand sportspeople. This information is given in the administration of Tambov Oblast. The program of the Spartakiad includes competitions in 10 sports: track and field athletics, volleyball, futsal (mini-football), street-ball, kettlebell lifting, sambo, chess, tug-of-war, swimming, table tennis.
The sportspeople from Noviy Urengoy will participate in the competitions in basketball, kettlebell lifting, track and field athletics, swimming, chess, competitions among sports families, as well as tug-of-war. In total the team of Yamal includes 21 sportspeople and 2 coaches. Yevgeniya Aksyonova is the head of the delegation.
The referee of the all-Russian category Andrey Kim from Tambov will be the head of the juries.
The All-Russian Spartakiad is the most significant and big sports event among working people of Russia. Its aim is to develop mass sport and to improve health of the nation, to create conditions for education of the future sports purposeful generation.