MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The grand opening of the sambo championship of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia took place in the UMMC Sports Palace (Verkhnyaya Pyshma). 53 teams of territorial bodies of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia from 47 regions take part in the sports festival. The total number of athletes is about 500.
The opening ceremony was attended by the Head of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Sverdlovsk Region, Lieutenant General of the Internal Service Alexander Fedorov, Honored Coach of Russia, employee of the personnel department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia Nadezhda Shemyakina, Deputy Minister of Physical Culture and Sports of the Sverdlovsk Region Andrey Zyablitsev, President of the Regional Sambo Federation Shukhrat Makhmudov, heads of law enforcement agencies of the Sverdlovsk region.
On the first day of the competition, all participants competed in three weight categories – men in categories up to 58, 71 and 88 kg, women in categories up to 50, 59 and 72 kg.
Among men in the category up to 58 kg, the victory was won by Vladimir Gladkikh (UFSIN in the Volgograd region), in the category up to 71 kg – Evgeny Sukhomlinov from the same territorial body of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia, in the category up to 88 kg the athlete from the Sverdlovsk region Ivan Nikulin became the best.
Among women in the weight category up to 50 kg, the winner was Maria Molchanova (GUFSIN in the Perm Territory), in the category up to 59 kg – Victoria Oster, who plays for the GUFSIN of Russia in the Sverdlovsk region, in the category up to 72 kg, Taisia Kireeva, representing the GUFSIN of Russia in the Chelyabinsk region.
Press service of the GUFSIN of Russia for the Sverdlovsk region
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