26 June 2013, Wednesday, 12:17

Sports festival among disabled people took place in Octyabrsky

author: Lyudmila Ternovaya

In the city of Octyabrsky a republican cultural-sports festival among disabled people living in social institutions of the city took place. More than 200 people at the age from 12 till 78 years from social boarding schools, old people's homes, disabled children's homes participated in it. After arrangement of a tent camp a tourist song competition was organised among participants. Then, tournaments on hiking, crossing of broken ground with a rucksack, power lifting, press-up, darts and races took place. After the tournament everyone could compete in national games and win prizes.

As all present marked, the festival was very well organised. It became a real holiday for handicapped people, left positive emotions among all participants, the information-analytical department of Octyabrsky administration informs.