16 November 2012, Friday, 18:32

Russian Hockey Federation: “Arenas of Ufa are ready for the forthcoming world hockey championship among youth teams”

author: Sergey Zakharov

Inspectional commission of Russian Hockey Federation finished working in Ufa. In the course of two days its representatives were checking the readiness of Ufa sports objects for the forthcoming world youth hockey championship. Totals of the inspectional trip were summed up at a widened meeting with participation of the Federation’s Vice-Presidents Valerie Fesuk and Nikolai Urupin, Vice-Premier of the Government RB Marat Magadeev, representatives of Ministry for youth policy and sport RB and organizing committee, press service of the championship reported.

On November 16 the inspectors and specialists of one of the TV-broadcasters – the TV Company NTV-Plus” – have visited “Ufa-Arena”. The guests have inspected all premises, meant for the forthcoming hockey forum. Readiness of the object was highly estimated by specialists.

“We know “Ufa-Arena” quite well, we inspected it many times and we all know that no problems can be met here” – Russian Hockey Federation’s Vice-President Nikolai Urupin said – “As for the Sports Palace, we were watching it not just in new look but in new format of work during the regular championship of Russian Youth Hockey League. I am sure that both sites are ready to hold the youth world hockey championship-2013” – the sports official stated.