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More than 30 volunteers participated in the announcement of the results of the Olympic Games

July ,31 the decision of the International Olympic Committee was announced in front of the palace of Republic. It decides the fate of two of four big cities which applied to host the greatest sports events. Continue reading

Volunteers of Universiade - 2017 took an active part in organizing the Asian Powerlifting Championship

From 26 to 30 July in Almaty the Asian Powerlifting Championship took place in Almaty; more than 110 volunteer were involved in the organising of sport event. The idea of creation of championship belongs to the National Paralympic Committee, and of course, volunteers of Almaty could not ignore such event. It should be noted that delegation of 10 people from Taraz came to Championshio to help. Continue reading

A ceremony of raising the flag of Kazakhstan before the start XXVIII Summer Universiade took place in Gwangju, South Korea

June 29, the official ceremony of raising the flag of the Republic of Kazakhstan took place in Gwangju. The ceremony dedicated to the beginning of XXVIII Summer Universiade which is held from 3 to 15 July, 2015 in the South Korean city. Twenty-one kinds of sports will be introduced at the XXVIII Summer Universiade. Kazakhstani athletes will participate in 11 of them. It is necessary to note that all Kazakhstani sportsmen who will defend the honor of their homeland in the South Korean city were approved one week ago. Continue reading

The Crossfit championship took place in Almaty

June 12 at 19:00 a.m. The amateur Сrossfit championship for men and women took place on a skating rink "Medeo" in Almaty. The event was held with the support of Organizing Committee for the International sports events in Almaty, company «Kenguru Kazakhstan» and «СrossFit Brute Force». Continue reading

Welcome back home, Denis!

Early in the morning family members, as well as journalists and fans met Kazakhstani ice skater, an Olympic medalist Denis Ten. Since the first appearance in the airport terminal, the athlete's fans greeted the champion as a hero, applauding, holding posters and chanting the name of Kazakhstani champion. Continue reading

World Population Day Bike Ride in Almaty

On July 13, 2014 another bike ride was held in Almaty, this time to celebrate the World Population Day. World Population Day was marked in a special calendar of the United Nations in 1989 and is intended to draw public attention to the urgency and importance of resolving demographic challenges. In 2014, this day was celebrated under the theme 'Investing in young people'. Continue reading

The city of Almaty has made it to the final round of the Winter Olympics 2022 campaign

July 7, 2014 at the International Olympic Committee headquarters (Lausanne, Switzerland) an important announcement has been made - Almaty, Beijing and Oslo have made it to the next level of application campaign to host XXIV Winter Olympics in 2022. Continue reading