Representatives of Yamal are participating in the finals of the Presidential sports games for schoolchildren
16:52 11 сентября 2019
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Representatives of Yamal are participating in the finals of the All-Russian sports competitions for schoolchildren “The Presidential sports games” of 2018-2019 academic years. It is taking place in the All-Russian children’s center “Orlyonok” and will last till the 30th of September.
This year 1680 schoolchildren from 84 subjects of the Russian Federation came to the All-Russian stage of the Presidential sports games. According to the announced draw, which took place in March of 2019, children at the age 12-13 years old are participating in the competitions within teams of schools – winners of regional stages.
Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug is being represented by students from school №4 of the town Gubkinskiy. According to the regional department of physical culture and sports, the team of this town won the regional stage of the Presidential games held in May in Noviy Urengoy.
The final stage of the competitions is taking place in team and general team classifications. The winners will be determined in four obligatory types of programs — 3×3 basketball, table tennis, checkers, track and field athletics, and in six additional – lapta (a Russian ball game), handball, 5×5 tag-rugby, swimming, gorodki sports (a game similar to skittles) and sports tourism. Each participating team consists of 22 people: 10 boys and 10 girls, as well as two leaders, one of whom is a teacher of physical training.
In addition, the educational program was prepared for the participants of the games, including creative and intellectual games, master-classes, meetings with Olympic champions and famous people of art.