Moscow and Crimea ordained festival of martial arts 700 anniversary of St. Sergius of Radonezh
Fifteen June in Sergiev Posad Festival of martial arts " the Spear of Peresvet ", which was held demonstrations fights in Boxing, combat Sambo, Russian hand-to-hand combat, mixed martial arts MMA and Match kickboxing under the slogan " Strength in unity!" between the national teams of the Crimea and the Metropolitan area. About it to the journalist of the news Agency said in the press-service of the Ministry of physical culture, sport and youth work Metropolitan area.
In this year sports festival, organized by the Ministry of sport Metropolitan region, administration of the Sergiyev Posad and training center " Peresvet " at Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra, was dedicated to the 700 anniversary of the birthday of St. Sergius of Radonezh.
Honorary guests of the festival were Igor Zubov - stats-Secretary - Deputy head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia, Oleg Zholobov - Minister of physical culture, sport and youth work Metropolitan area, Vladimir Slepak - member of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation.
Match kick-Boxing teams of Crimea and the Metropolitan area ended with the score 6: 2 in favor of the hosts. The mayor of Alushta and has already made the initiative to hold in Crimea rematch in September of the current year.
Shortly before the match passed soveshanie Zholobova with leading kickboxers of the region." We had very fruitful talk with athletes and heads of kickboxing Federation of Metropolitan area, - the Minister said.- for example, came to the conclusion that it is necessary to hold a Festival of kickboxing. Made the initiative to do it in September in celebration of the 85th anniversary of Metropolitan area, and the details will be discussed in the near future. Today in the Moscow region already 32 kickboxing club, the Federation of this sport is actively developing, We see interest in kickboxing in the field and will do our best to help."
The results of the meetings:
Category 60 kg Fight according to the rules of full-contact:
multiple champion of Minsk region Mikhail Timaev (Podolsk district) defeated the champion of Ukraine Valery Yakovlev (Republic of Crimea).
The winner of the match meeting between the national capital region and the Republic of Crimea in kickboxing (full-contact Michael Timaev.
Category 68 kg. Fight for K-1 rules, the finalist of the championship of Ukraine Arthur Pospelov (Republic of Crimea) defeated multiple champion Metropolitan area Vitaly farhutdinova (, Podolsk).