The opening of a new center of winter sports — yet another step forward in the development of amateur ski and biathlon in the Tyumen region. This was at the opening of the biathlon center "Pine Forest" in Zavodoukovsk deputy governor of the Tyumen region Yevgeny Zabolotnyi.
Deputy Governor handed over the symbolic key to the city center to young athletes and opened the massive ski race, which was attended by about 50 athletes from Tyumen, Uporovo and Zavodoukovsk.
"Winter sports center that meets modern international standards, will be training and sports facilities for the athletes — skiers and biathletes, as well as leisure and sports facilities for the residents of the urban district Zavodoukovskaya" — he noted.
The complex includes a ski area, ski run length of 5 km, roller trail 2,5 km, shooting, building service on 11 teams, in addition, a game room for indoor soccer, basketball and volleyball courts, two gyms, recreation center and interactive shooting gallery. In winter, the center will be rolling cross-country skiing, in summer action sports enthusiasts can take advantage of roller skates, in the long run — bike rental.
Construction of a sports complex of the general contractor JSC "Zagros" began in 2008 and was carried out at the expense of the regional budget.
On the basis of the biathlon center planned urban mini competitions — football, sports and athletics, health days, the competition among enterprises, organizations and associations in different sports — volleyball and basketball men’s and women’s teams. Also here will be held regional competitions — Cups of cross-country skiing and biathlon.
At the opening of the biathlon center will be held on February 19 Inter-District Tournament Men’s Basketball teams and competitions in skiing in the Olympics business organizations and educational institutions of the city. Also on this day, a sports day pupils of educational institutions of the district. In the gym, visitors and residents of the county can see a demonstration exercise and training athletes in the firing range.