Director of the Department for Sports of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Frédéric Magné, who was arrived in Ashgabat on a short-term visit, gave a short interview to Turkmenportal.
In September, the city of Pattaya, Thailand will host the 85th World Weightlifting Championships with the Turkmenistan national team taking part in the event.
Instructor of the Asian Basketball Federation (FIBA), international category referee Yevgeny Mikheyev conducted training courses for Turkmen judges on how to improve their skills.
The Japanese city of Tendo hosts Turkmen athletes and judo wrestlers in training camps, where athletes of Turkmenistan will have to adapt to the climate of the Land of the Rising Sun and undergo intensive training for the 32th Summer Olympic Games to be held in Tokyo in 2020.
Turkmen athletes won three prizes, and with them three medals of all virtues, at the Kosanov’s Memorial international athletics tournament that started in Almaty.
The venue and time of the first Games of CIS countries has become known. As TASS informs, the Ministry Sports of Tatarstan released the related information.
A NEW HOME On 23 June 2019, the day of its 125th anniversary, the IOC officially opened Olympic House – one of the most sustainable buildings in the world.
Russian Olympic Committee, with the support of The IOC Olympic Solidarity and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), as well as with the support of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) and the Moscow Department of sports on 1st June 2019, have organized the International Forum for Young Olympians, which was attended by Russian and World Anti-Doping experts, over a hundred young athletes, as well as Olympic gold medalists and winners from different age group.
The International Cycling Union has chosen Ashgabat to hold the World Track Cycling Championship in 2021, the president of this organization, David Lappartien, confirmed today.
The capital city of Turkmenistan Ashgabat will host Central Asian International Tennis Tournament for children’s under 12 years old, that will be held on the courts of the “Ashgabat” multifunctional stadium between 1-7 June 2019.
According to the information that was published at the website of the NOC of Uzbekistan in the hotel “Miran International” representatives of National Olympic Committees of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan have signed Memorandum of Understanding.
The IWF Junior World Championship will be held in Suva, Republic of Fiji between 1-8 June 2019. According to the new regulations of the International Weightlifting Federation, this tournament will give rating points to the athletes for the qualification to the upcoming Olympic Games-2020 in Tokyo
At the end of the month, Turkmen athletes will compete at the FIBA 3x3 basketball Asia Cup. The competition will be held from 24 to 26 May in the city of Changsha (China People Republic)
Three medals were won by Turkmen athletes at the International Wrestling youth tournament on Greco-Roman style, which took place in the capital of Romania – Bucharest
Fifty-eight athletes from the capital and the velayats of the country gathered today at started Turkmenistan Boxing Championship-2019
The Asian Weightlifting Championship was held in the city of Ningbo (China People Republic) from 20 to 28 April 2019
The athlete from Turkmenistan Hojamuhammet Toychyyev achieved third place at the Asian Weightlifting Championship
Asian Boxing Championship in held in Bangkok (The Kingdom of Thailand) on April 16 – 27. 315 sportsmen from 35 countries contest for the medals of the tournament in different weight categories.
Last sets of medals in alpine skiing, biathlon and ice-hockey have been contested in the final day of the I international Winter Sport Games “Children of Asia”.
The I Winter Sport Games “Children of Asia”, where Turkmenistan national junior team takes part, has started in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia. Our country, for which the snow is an exotic, is represented by junior ice-hockey team and two figure skaters.