Sports tourism championship to be held in Akhuny, Penza region
Penza, 20 September 2016. PenzaNews. Open Championship of the Penza region on sports tourism will be held in preparation for the camp of the Volga Federal District “Turiada-2017” in Akhuny district on Friday, September 23.
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The official part of the event is scheduled for 9:30 am, and the competition in “distance-walking” will start at 10.00.
The next day, the athletes will compete in the individual competition, and on September 25, there will be “distance-group walking.”
Competitions will be held in different age groups — boys and girls 2003-2006 year of birth, young men and women 1998-2004 birth years, and juniors 1995-2000 years of birth.
The participants, using the camping equipment and orienteering skills, will overcome the ups and downs on the vertical and inclined railing, water barriers on a zip-line and a log, and find the intermediate checkpoints.
The winners of the championship will be awarded diplomas of the Ministry of Education of the Penza region, the department website informs.