Astana solemnly met champions of the III Parasitic games
According to the official website of capital akimat, athletes from Kazakhstan, who performed in Indonesia, were solemnly met at the international airport «Nursultan Nazarbayev».
The national team of Kazakhstan completed its successful performance at the Games with a record number of medals for the country. 33 medals were won in 6 sports: swimming, judo, powerlifting, athletics, sitting volleyball and chess. As part of the national team of Kazakhstan in four sports, Astana was represented by nine athletes of the sports club «Zhier».
«I have been swimming since my childhood, I became very attached and fell in love with this sport. These Games are my third. I tuned only to the maximum result, but did not think about it during the competition. And I thought how to give everything 100% and show that I can do more. Again felt the adrenaline in the blood, when he saw his name second on the scoreboard. And on the podium I felt great pride for myself, for the team, that we make a significant contribution to the development of Kazakhstan's sports and promotion of healthy lifestyles. You can achieve everything if you forget about the framework that we put ourselves in my head», – shared his impressions silver medalist III Asian Games Anuar Akhmetov.
The national team of Kazakhstan performed in nine sports. It is worth noting that the four types of medals were won for the first time. Also, for the first time at the Games, Kazakhstani athletes became winners in team sports – bronze medals of our volleyball players.
III Asian games were held in Jakarta from 2 to 13 October. In Astana, athletes with physical disabilities are engaged in professional sports in the sports club «Zhiger» of the mayor's office of Astana.
In the team event Kazakhstan took 13th place and won 33 medals.
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