THE SPORTS COMPLEX «PLANET OF CHAMPIONS» OPENED IN THE CITY-HOTEL «BARKHATNYE SEZONY»

THE SPORTS COMPLEX «PLANET OF CHAMPIONS» OPENED IN THE CITY-HOTEL «BARKHATNYE SEZONY»     : Photo
10.05.2017

The Planet of Champions sports complex for training in ice hockey, football, basketball, beach soccer, volleyball, figure skating and martial arts for children and young men has opened on the territory of the city-hotel «Barkhatnye sezony». The opening ceremony was attended by Deputy Minister of Sports of the Russian Federation Marina Tomilova, General Director of the NAO «Omega Center» Elena Zaritskaya, as well as famous athletes.

«We hope that this Planet of Champions project, which is gaining momentum, will be in demand among children and parents who are interested in their children being friends with sports. The presence of a sports project here will add competitiveness to this hotel in Sochi,» Deputy Minister of Sports of Russia Marina Tomilova told reporters.

Planet of Champions is an all—Russian and international sports camp for year-round training in ice hockey, football, basketball, beach soccer and volleyball, figure skating and martial arts for children and young men from middle-income families, as well as for young athletes from specialized schools in Russia and adult sports enthusiasts under the guidance of Olympic champions and highly qualified specialists and trainers.

The multifunctional complex includes: 3 football fields; a basketball court; 2 universal playgrounds for handball, tennis and volleyball; a hockey field with throwing equipment, as well as a universal sports hall.

Using the facilities of modern sports infrastructure in Sochi (ice palaces of sports), as well as two training rinks for ice hockey and figure skating), it is planned to organize a high-quality training process for young athletes under the guidance of the best hockey and figure skating specialists.