Tambovchanka become world Champions in sports tourism

Tambov athletes won gold at the world championship on sports tourism. In the category “water line 4 categories of complexity” 70,88 they scored points and became the leaders of the competition.

a Team of 12 people under the guidance of experienced tourist and the head of Department on physical culture and sport Mikhail Belousov committed a first ascent on the rivers La nga and Dong Nai Republic of Vietnam in October 2019. The results became known on February 22.

– in Spite of the severe climate and long-term presence in the jungle, the route was fully completed. We gathered material for the description of a new tourist water route, studied and documented thresholds, the space of possible sites, transportation and evacuation, made additions to the species list of the fauna of national Park, Dong Nai, told the members of the team.

With the victory in the world championship athletes congratulated the Governor of Tambov region Alexander Nikitin.

We are accustomed to victories Tambov boxers, wrestlers, orienteers on the international level, and now in the collection of awards around the world, have contributed to the team in the region on sports tourism. This is a significant achievement for the Tambov region and for our country as a whole, as tambovchanka, having made such a difficult hike, defended on the international arena Russia’s honor. I am sincerely glad that our athletes show good results and win sports Olympus, – the greeting says.

Alexander Nikitin wished the athletes success and prestigious awards on an international level.

Photo: press-service of administration of the Tambov region