The region's largest fitness center (FOC) "Hercules", the total area of which exceeds one thousand square meters, opened Wednesday in the village of Tula region Epifan, most affected by the wildfires in the summer of 2010, the press service of the regional administration.
The new complex was built by the Moscow holding "Vedis Group" under the state program of assistance to the victims of the wildfires.
"Its construction began in October 2010. The largest in the FLC includes a multi-purpose sports hall and 20 domestic premises"- Said in a statement.
The regional governor Vyacheslav Dudka, who took part in the opening ceremony of the sports complex, investors and thanked all those who took part in the works. Fife also promised that by the end of 2011, the region will be renovated and built several sports facilities.
"A month later, the Ice Palace will open in Novomoskovsk. Until the end of the year completed work on the reconstruction of the Tula racetrack, finish building a football field with artificial turf at the stadium, "chemist" Novomoskovsk to be completed overhaul of the health club "Satellite" in the Don. At present there is a detailed study of the project for the construction of the Ice Palace in Tula, "- said the governor.
In the Tula region for physical culture and sports work 556 gyms, 27 swimming pools.
Due to the wildfires in 2010 in Tula region burned 13 private houses, resulting in 14 families lost their homes in the three municipalities — Arsenyevsky, Mother of God and Kimovskye. As compensation for fire victims received payments from the federal budget in the amount of 100,000 rubles each, a similar amount has been allocated from the regional budget.