Turkmen freestyle wrestler Alp Arslan Begenjov obtained gold medal in the men's 65kg freestyle category at U17 Asian Championships, June 21. He defeated Uzbekistan's Akobir Rakhimov in the final match.
2022 IWF Youth World Championship was held in Leon, Mexico on June 11-18. Turkmenistan was represented at the tournament by three men and four women. The world championship was a success for our team, bringing a total of five medals.
Today, on August 21, a solemn ceremony of presenting state awards to the country’s medalist in the XXXII Summer Olympic Games in Tokio Polina Guryeva was held in the Martial Arts Sports Complex of the Olympic town of Ashgabat in participation of the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan, Honored Coach of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov.
On August 8, 2021, the closing ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games took place in the capital of Japan.
A step away from the bronze medal, the Turkmen weightlifter Khojamuhammet Toychiev completed his performance at the Olympic Games in Tokyo. In the weight category over 109 kg, in which representatives of 13 countries competed, he took fourth place.
At the ongoing XXXII Summer Olympics in Tokyo, hammer throwers competed for medals. Turkmenistan in this type of program, in which 31 athletes participate, was represented by a 30-year-old master of sports of international class from Ashgabat Mergen Mammadov.
At the XXXII Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, masters of backstroke competed for medals in the 200-meter distance. In this type of men's program, in which 29 applicants for awards participated, Turkmenistan was represented by the 26-year-old standard-bearer of our team at the opening parade of the Games, international master of sports from Ashgabat Merdan Atayev.
The name of the international weightlifting referee, Secretary General of the National Weightlifting Federation of Turkmenistan Chary Mammedov is well known. He has worked at the national championships, as well as at the international competitions. To date, our compatriot is a referee at the XXXII Summer Olympics. We interviewed Chary Mammedov on the eve of the national team's departure for the Olympics.
27.07.2021. The first Olympic silver medal in the history of independent Turkmenistan was won today by the master of sports from Ashgabat Polina Guryeva at the Tokyo Games. The student of the Turkmen State Institute of Physical Culture and Sports achieved this success in the weight category up to 59 kg, in which representatives of 14 countries competed.
Turkmen athlete Kristina Shermetova ranks among six strongest weightlifters in the up to 55 kg weight category at the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Representatives of 14 countries competed for medals in this group.
In accordance with the relevant Decree of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, a delegation of Turkmenistan headed by Cabinet Deputy Chairman S.Berdimuhamedov is in the capital of Japan – Tokyo to take part in the official Opening Ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games.
On instructions from President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, an official seeing-off ceremony was held for the national team members in the Sport Hotel’s conference hall at the Olympic Complex. They will be representing Turkmenistan at the 32nd Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Among those attending the ceremony were Cabinet Deputy Chairman, Honored Trainer of Turkmenistan S. Berdimuhamedov, senior officials from the Ministry of Sport and Youth Policy, national sports centers, federations, teaching staff and students of the Turkmen State Institute of Physical Culture and Sports.
After a year-long delay, traversing 46 prefectures over 106 days, the Olympic flame has finally arrived in Tokyo; the flame will embark on a two-week tour around the city before it will be used to light the Olympic Cauldron at the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 on 23 July 2021
The National Olympic Committee of Turkmenistan has determined the final composition of the country's national team to participate in the XXXII Summer Olympic Games, which will be held in Tokyo from July 23 to August 8, 2021
Every year on June 23, according to the established tradition, the whole world, including Turkmenistan, celebrates the International Olympic Day. The idea of creating a special celebration for the Olympic Movement around the world first appeared in 1947
The Executive Committee of the International Olympic Committee discussed the elections of the capital of the Games-2032
Turkmen athletes won 13 medals of various standards at the Asian Sambo Championship in the Tashkent.
World Bicycle Day, established by the Resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on the initiative of the Esteemed President,
On June 1, on the International Day for Protection of Children, was held the traditional International Forum of Young Olympians. The event was organized by the Russian Olympic Committee, and the IOC Olympic Solidarity Programmes.
The International Testing Agency (ITA) has signed a five-party memorandum of cooperation with the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee and three Japanese government
Three digital content pieces featuring Olympians and Paralympians have been named Webby Award Winners and Webby People’s Voice Winners for excellence in video
From 26 to 27 May, the 10th International Forum of Athletes is being held in digital format, for which about 2000 athletes and their representatives have registered.
The current championship was dedicated to the 140-th anniversary of the city of Ashgabat and was held on the courts of the multifunctional stadium "Ashgabat".
The Turkmen football club "Ahal" with a score of 2:0 beat the Kyrgyz "Dordoi" in the match of the second round of the group stage of the AFC Cup
City Hall and public organizations of Ashgabat have proposed an initiative on organization of ecological actions for all who wish would be able to participate on May 10 – 25.
The national weightlifting team of Turkmenistan took part in the Asian Weightlifting Championship held in Tashkent.
7 various medals and 5 national records - this is the result of the performance of Turkmen swimmers at the open championship of Uzbekistan, held in Tashkent on April 12-17.