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On 19-20 January Shymbulak will hold Alpine skiing, freestyle and snowboarding contests

From 19 until 20 January 2017 Shymbulak Mounting Ski Resort in Almaty will be the venue for the stages of the Kazakhstan Alpine Skiing, Freestyle and Snowboarding Cup. Continue reading

On the Operation of Medeu-Shymbulak Gondola on the Days of the Winter Universiade 2017

During the competitions at the Winter Universiade 2017 a ride on a Medeu-Shymbulak gondola at the Shymbulak Mountain Ski Resort will be free for those who will have bought tickets for the Universiade competitions. Continue reading

The Best Coverage of Universiade 2017 and Nation-wide Grassroots Sport Development Contest Among Kazakhstani Journalists Summed Up

The Kazakhstani Press Club held the awarding ceremony to honour the winners of the contest held among Kazakhstani journalists. The contest was to select the best coverage of Universiade 2017 and mass sport development throughout the republic. All in all, 149 works were submitted. The jury pointed out to heightened commitment of mass media to providing coverage of the preparation stage of the Universiade. When assessing the works, the jury considered the authors' comprehensive approach to delivery, relevance and reasoning of publications Continue reading

The First Stage of the Prizes Drawing Among Tickets Bought to the Universiade 2017 Summed Up

The first stage of the Universiade 2017 drawing which involved tickets bought until 11 January 2017 года. Thus, 12 lucky men will be given the amazing prizes from the Universiade's organisers and official partners of the Winter Games of the international sports project. Continue reading

The official mobile operator of the 28th World Winter Universiade is defined

In partnership with “Directorate for preparation and holding of the 28th World Winter Universiade in 2017 in Almaty”, Kcell will provide the high-quality mobile communication signal within sports facilities and will launch the single reference contact center. Continue reading

Torchbearers of Karaganda Region Have Faith in the Victory of Kazakhstani Athletes

Karaganda region will be one of the first regions to light the Universiade's Flame after Astana. The region will be represented by the best athletes who are looking forward to the Torch Relay and will be supporting heartily our sportsmen. Continue reading

UK Athletes Look to Medal Places in Curling

UK is sending 71 athletes to the Universiade 2017 in Almaty. The UK athletes will be competing in the ten disciplines, including freestyle, alpine skiing, curling (man, woman), figure skating, ice hockey, short track speed skating, mogul, cross-country skiing, slope style and snowboarding. The delegation members are looking to the high performance of their national curling team, both men's and women's, that have already shown excellent results in the previous competitions. Continue reading