About 500 children compete in judo
According to the official website of capital akimat, the first republican open judo tournament for the cup of the palace of schoolchildren of Astana among boys and girls started, the official website of the mayor's office of the capital.
The event is dedicated to the day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Young athletes from 8 to 15 years old from Astana, Almaty, Shymkent and ten regions, as well as neighboring countries – Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Uzbekistan take part in the competitions.
"Our palace of schoolchildren pays great attention to the development of children's sports. We hold various competitions to identify talented children. Tournament on judo among boys and girls for the first time", - said the Director of the schoolchildren's palace Yerbol Irgebai.
The main goals and objectives of the tournament - Patriotic education in the framework of the program "Rouhani zhangyru", increase of skill of young sportsmen, to promote and further the development of judo, as well as promoting a healthy lifestyle.
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