PSPU students took part in the opening of the VII Winter Universiade
The grand opening of the VII Winter Universiade took place in the ice palace “Astana”. Pavlodar met a large delegation of athletes from 36 universities from all over Kazakhstan. About 120 PSPU students take part in the competitions. Athletes fight in such sports as skiing, winter Presidential multisport race, futsal among men and women, basketball, Kazak kuresi, winter sports orienteering, arm wrestling, weight-lifting, powerlifting.
- Today, for the Pavlodar region, it is a great pride to meet a large delegation from all regions of our republic. We have a large list of athletes who were champions of the Olympic Games and glorified not only the Pavlodar region, but also our country. In our region, there is a sufficient number of sports facilities and all conditions are provided to ensure that such events are held, – said the Region akim Bolat Bakauov.
It is worth noting the first good achievements of the PSPU athletes, who managed on the first day to replenish the treasury of the victories of the university.
- We are taking a competition in women’s futsal today at our university. It is gratifying to announce that our team won the team from Almaty with a score of 3-1. In one of the stages of the winter all-round performance, Darya Veleshkova and Yulia Lancheva showed good results. Another joyful news is that both our basketball teams beat their rivals in their first meeting, – said head of the physical culture department of the PSPU Tatyana Komandyk.
This Universiade is a competition for future world champions. After this tournament, the best athletes will be selected who will defend the honor of the country at the world championships. Good luck to our athletes!