The leader of the Russian national team, world vice-champion Vasily Egorov will lead the team of Yakutia in the All-Russian class A boxing tournament in memory of Aleksandr Fedotov. The competition will be held on February 22-25 in the sports complex Dohsun.
Eight Yakutians will take part in the international tournament dedicated to outstanding wrestlers and coaches of Ukraine. Of these, six will fight in the Russian national team, two - for Macedonia and Belarus.
In Yakutia, on March 22-25, Rally Championship of Yakutia for the prizes of Yakutsk Mayor Aisen Nikolaev will take place within the traditional ‘Journey to the Pole of Cold’ festival. Enthusiasts of extreme sports will again go to Tomtor on the legendary Kolyma Road, the organizing committee of the event said.
Yakut athlete Nyurgyana Nikiforova in the Russian national team will go to the international tournament - Tunis Grand Prix. The competition, which will be attended by 26 representatives of our country, takes place January 19 - 21.
The head of Yakutia, Egor Borisov, said at the news conference that the republic pays more attention to the preparation of the summer 'Children of Asia' International Sports Games than the winter ones.