27.12.2018 | About 200 children and teenagers took part in the Festival «The Future Starts Today»
The Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy, together with the National Delphic Committee, organized the winter festival of youth sports and a healthy lifestyle, «The Future Starts Today».
The main purpose of the event is to promote physical culture and sports, the formation of a healthy lifestyle for children through the organization of mass sporting events.
The annual festival attracts guys from different regions of Kazakhstan. The third competition was attended by pupils of specialized institutions – children without parental care, from large families from cities Astana, Akmola, Karaganda, Kostanay, Pavlodar regions. Age of participants are between 10-14 years.
In the framework of the competition, which took place in the recreation area «Akbozat», the guys competed in hockey, ski relay race, flour molding, power toboggan and winter triathlon.
In his welcoming speech, the Acting Executive Director of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy Sultan Aitzhanov said: «The annual holding of such a large-scale event has become a good tradition. Every year about 200 children from different regions of Kazakhstan take part in it. Supporting such sports competitions, the Foundation of the First President strives to promote physical education and sports, commitment to a healthy lifestyle».
According to the results of the competition the winners are:
In the discipline «Hockey» the 1st place was taken by the team from Kostanay region, the second – the guys from North Kazakhstan region, on the 3rd place from Pavlodar region;
In the discipline «Ski relay race» the 1st place was taken by the team of the Karaganda region, the 2nd place was taken by the team of the North Kazakhstan region, the 3rd place was taken by the team of Pavlodar region;
In the discipline «Flour Molding» on the 1st place is a team from Kostanay region, on 2nd place is Akmola region, 3rd place went to Astana;
In the discipline «Power toboggan» the Akmola region became the best, the 2nd place was won by a team from the Karaganda region, the 3rd place by a team from the North Kazakhstan region;
In the discipline «Winter Triathlon» 1 place was awarded to the team of Kostanay region, North-Kazakhstan region ranked the 2nd, Astana residents ranked the 3rd.
In the team event, the best were the guys from Kostanay region.
All participants of the festival were presented with gifts from the organizers, and especially distinguished ones were awarded with special «gold», «silver» and «bronze» medals.