Dmitry Artyukhov evaluated potential of “Northern character”
13:59 14 февраля 2020
Категории: News in English
On the 14th of February the governor of Yamal Dmitry Artyukhov participated in the grand opening of the martial arts center “Northern character”. This is the first sports object in Yamal, where more than 15 sports areas will be developed. They are: boxing, taekwondo, sambo, freestyle wrestling, MMA, crossfit, workout, sports aerobics, fitness, yoga and other sports. Residents of Salekhard will also evaluate such type of fitness training as “cycling” — a group training on stationary bicycles that simulates a race of different intensity. This area is being actively developed in Russia and is very popular.
The head of the region believes that the number of professional boxers, judoists and wrestlers in the region will grow after appearing of the martial arts center.
“This is really a long-awaited center where children can do sports. There are many different sports sections and great coaches. I am sure that it will be in demand not only among children, but also among grownups. In the evening they will be able to practice not only martial arts, it is possible to come to the gym for group sports classes”, said Dmitry Artyukhov.
The head of the office for physical culture and sport under the administration of Salekhard Arthur Abdulmedjidov showed the head of the region and visitors a building of the center. On the area 1400 square meters there are training halls adapted for zones of boxing, wrestling, crossfit and power extreme, as well as a gym equipped with modern sports equipment. In addition to martial arts, residents of the town will be able to visit an athletics hall and a fitness studio. There is also an area of restorative medicine, which includes a doctor’s office.
According to preliminary estimates, the new center is able to provide the capacity of more than 300 people per day. In addition, the martial arts center will unload the sports schools “Start” and “Favorite” and attract a large number of people to systematic physical training and sports.
In summer it is planned to build a 225-square-meter sports ground for workout on the territory of the center.