Ski track is calling!
According to the official website of capital akimat, despite the cold, the track came and children 4-5 years. For them, the organizers have provided a route with a distance of 500 meters.
In the capital held competitions in ski racing "Alghashky Kar".
More than 200 people took part in the sports event organized by the city Department of culture and sports and the Directorate for sports and mass events. Among them there are athletes, pupils of children and youth sports schools of the city, representatives of state bodies and power structures, and also fans of skiing.
Despite the cold, the track came and children 4-5 years and older to take part in the race. For them, the organizers provided a route with a distance of 500 m.
Veterans of the sport were offered a route with a length of 3 km.and for the other participants, the organizers offered a distance of 5 km.
Organizers and fans were not forgotten. They were provided with hot meals, cheerful music sounded from the stage, and the children were entertained by animators.
"The event is aimed at promoting an active and healthy lifestyle among the residents of the capital. We have a long winter, cold and snowy, so it is necessary, given our natural and climatic conditions, to engage in winter sports. We will often hold such events. For all the winners, provided by the diplomas and medals", – said head of the mass sports activities at the Directorate to conduct sports events Daulet Khamzin.
The youngest participant was brought by mother Alexandra Pacanow.
"I myself am engaged in rowing at the sports school "Tolkyn", a master of sports of international class. Today we came to support our school, to run on skis. The distance we have 5 km. Run the whole family: husband, me and our daughter. She is 4 years old",- she told a website correspondent.
"I have been skiing at the Amateur level for 10 years since I joined the army. The event is organized at a very high level: the preparation of the launch pad, the issuance of launch packages. I'm just here practicing. The event is held on the eve of Independence Day. I wish all Kazakhstanis good health and love of sport to all, without exception, involved in sports, because sports can give a person strength and gives impetus for the day for work", - said a member of racing Eugene Aralov, acting on the military unit 12750.
Text: Aigerim Askarova
Photo: Zakir Bikmukhametov
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