Temrezov: the number of practicing sports in KCR since 2011, has tripled

© RIA Novosti / Yana to Lekovitata in fotobanka Karachay-Cherkessia Rashid Temrezov. Archival photoTemrezov: the number of practicing sports in KCR since 2011, has tripled© RIA Novosti / Yana to Lekovitata the image Bank

Pure sports in Karachay-Cherkessia in 2011 has increased three times and reached more than 163 thousand people, told RIA Novosti the head of the region Rashid Temrezov.

According to him, KCR thanks to the ongoing work on promotion of healthy lifestyle and development of sports infrastructure, an increase in the number of residents engaged in physical culture and sport systematically.

«If in 2011 the residents of KCR, constantly engaged in physical culture and sports, amounted to only a tenth of the population is 11% or more than 52 thousand people in a population 474,7 thousand people. Today the number exceeds a third of the population of the Republic of to 466.3 thousand people living in the Republic, engaged in sports more than 163 thousand people, accounting for 35%,» — said Temrezov.

The head of the region stressed that over the past seven years in Karachay-Cherkessia put into operation more than 60 sports facilities. He also noted that according to the rating of regions according to the commitment of the population to a healthy lifestyle RIA Reytig, the region among the ten regions with the highest adherence to a healthy lifestyle.

«Our goal is to make each citizen of the Republic, especially in children, even in the most remote corners, was the opportunity to engage in a dispute and physical education», — said the head of Karachaevo-Cherkessia.

Temrezov: the number of practicing sports in KCR since 2011, has tripled© Integrationa version of the ranking of regions according to the commitment of the population HLS

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