09 March 2012, Friday, 13:56
author: Dmitry Slezin
Official ceremony of signing the agreement concerning holding the VI Winter International Children Games-2013 in the capital of Bashkiria has taken place today in Ufa administration. The agreement is signed by the head of Ufa administration Irek Yalalov and the President of the International Children Games Committee Torstein Rush. The Minister for youth policy and sport RB Andre Ivanura, the chairman of Ufa committee for physical culture and sport Sergey Stepanov and other top officials have also taken part in the ceremony.
Irek Yalalov has mentioned that the Games will become a push for further development of sport in the Republic and the fact that preparations for the Games are found under personal control of the President RB Rustem Khamitov will be a guarantee of success.
M-r Rush noted high level of preparations for the Games in Ufa and said many thanks for cordial welcome. After the document had been signed, the VIP-guest has received a souvenir with the symbol of the city from the head of Ufa administration.
The VI International Children Games will be held in Ufa from February 36 to March 3, 2013. About 100 sportsmen from many countries expected to take part in the Games’ competitions.