30 December 2010, Thursday, 11:37
author: Dmitry Slezin
The deputy Prime-Minister of the Government RB Zugura Rakhmatullina and the Minister of youth policy and sport RB Alexander Nikerin have held a meeting with the famous figure skaters Natalie Bestemyanova and Igor Bobrin yesterday. The figure skaters arrived in Ufa with the ice show “Mary Poppins”, presented to Ufa’s children in “Ufa-Arena”.
The press-service of the Ministry of youth policy and sport RB reports Alexander Nikerin invited the figure skating stars to visit the sheltered skating ring, meant for 500 spectators, in the town of Sibay.
In the nearest future the famous guests intend to launch the unique project in Ufa –to open the figure skating training school and the theater of ice miniatures here. At present time there is the project’s sketch – the skating ring of the classical Olympic size and the stands for 2 thousand places. As the Minister of youth policy and sport RB stated, this sports center will contribute to development of figure skating in Bashkortostan.