Photo: Ministry of physical culture and sport in city the Moscow region
More than six million residents, engaging in sport, said Minister of physical culture and sports region Roman Trushkov. His words are on the website of the regional government on Friday, July 24.
“We already have a solid figure for the number of residents who are systematically engaged in physical culture and sports in the Moscow region is nearly 44 percent,” he said.
Tereshkov called the promotion and development of Amateur sport a priority of the Ministry. According to him, first of all it is necessary to create infrastructure. “There are swimming pools, ice rinks, gyms for game sports, stadiums and outdoor playgrounds,” he listed the Minister.
In a press-service of the Ministry reminded that last year the percentage of people regularly engaged in physical culture, amounted to 43.9 per cent. Authorities say that the interest of citizens to sport is growing rapidly.
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