Yakutia 24 TV channel: The winter sports contest takes place in Aldan, Neryungri and Yakutsk from February 27 to April 12.
Participants from 23 municipalities of the republic will compete for awards in seven sports: short track, hockey, snowboard, all-around, biathlon, cross-country skiing, skiing and orienteering. The first contest is the short track discipline.
“This is not the first time we are taking part in the sports contest. This year, the Aldan region tried to make a team and equipped it well. In total, six people have been trained,” says Vasily Shilin, a representative of the Aldan region short track team.