The 6th Children of Asia International Sports Games’ champions and prize winners upholding the honour of republic were awarded in Yakutsk.
Head of Yakutia Egor Borisov, Deputy Chair of Government Alexander Soloviev and Minister of Sports Mikhail Gulyaev handed over gratitude letters and certificates to the Games’ champions and their coaches in the sports hall Modun.
“We got convinced again of that Children of Asia Games had a high organizational level. The competitive part was intense but the picked team of Yakutia did really well. Everyone knew that it had a significant meaning for the republic. Thank you!”, – the Head of the Republic said.
Let us recall that over 2800 young athletes from 35 countries and 8 regions of Russia competed in the Children of Asia Games 2016. Over 700 referees were engaged.