Opening Asia for Russia

Sports tourism championship will be held in Yamal

12.04.2019 59 просмотров

Teams from different countries will take part in the ski races in Salekhard.

Participants will include, among other things, athletes from Russia and Kazakhstan. Answers are expected from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. In addition, the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, as the regional host of the competition, will present its national team. The competition will take place on April 17 and 18. 

According to Nikolai Ustyugov, Chairman of the Federation of Sports Tourism of the Region, Yamal is famous for its nature, and there is plenty of snow for holding such competitions in April. ski distance, and in November last year - the Cup of Russia. Then a representative team of judges worked at the autumn competitions. She was satisfied with the conditions created here and decided that there would be a world championship in Salekhard.

Previously, Big Asia reported that Russia would be to develop Arctic tourism. Alexei Tikhomirov, deputy executive director for regional development of the Russian Geographical Society, said at the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum that all the necessary infrastructure will be created for this.

He added that it is necessary to conduct an economic and geographical study of the tourism potential of the northern regions. “We will give not only proposals for adjusting existing or developing state programs, but also for creating economic conditions for tour operators, travel agencies,” Tikhomirov said.

Новости партнёров

< a href=" ">Tour operators will create a branded route
Across Yamal with tea drinking in tents and reindeer races