The residents won gold in the championship of Russia on climbing

© RIA Novosti / Vadim Hyperaccurate in fotovakschool. Archival photoThe residents won gold in the championship of Russia on climbing© RIA Novosti / Vadim Hyperaccurate the image Bank

Representatives of the Tyumen region won the first place of the championship of Russia on climbing, which is from April 10 to 15 was held in Tyumen athletics arena, reported RIA Novosti employee of the press service of the Governor.

«All the competition was attended by 32 athletes from Tyumen, Sverdlovsk, Chelyabinsk and Voronezh oblasts, Perm and Krasnoyarsk Krai, Bashkortostan and St. Petersburg», — said the Agency interlocutor.

Governor of Tyumen region Vladimir Yakushev, who was present at the opening event, called the historic event, the inclusion of climbing in the program of summer Olympic games 2020 in Tokyo.

«This is a very strong incentive for the athletes to new victories and achievements. Today, about two thousand people have been climbing. And we predict that their number will only grow,» — said the head of the region.