SAKHALIN RESIDENTS ARE ASKED TO COME IN ADVANCE AT THE I WINTER CHILDREN OF ASIA INTERNATIONAL SPORTS GAMES CLOSING

The 1st Winter Children of Asia International Sports Games will finish on February 16. Medals in three sports will be awarded on the final day of the tournament

A match for the bronze medal in ice hockey competitions will begin in the Arena City Ice Center at 10:00. A game for the first place will be also here at 14:00.

Team competitions in alpine skiing will take place at the Gorniy Vozdukh Sports and Tourist Center from 11:00 to 13:00. Each team will include two boys and two girls.

The “Friendship Relay” will conclude the biathlon competition program at the Triumph Skiing and Biathlon Center. The girls will determine the fastest from 11:00 to 12:30, and the boys from 13:00 to 15:00. Each relay team consists of two people representing different teams. Girls will run 4.5 km, boys — 6 km.

The cultural program will begin in front of the Region Government at 14:00. The program will last until 18:00. At 19:00, the online broadcast of the 1st Winter Children of Asia International Sports Games Closing Ceremony will begin. You can watch it on the Games’ website sakhalin2019.org, on the air of the official broadcaster — OTV television company.

The ceremony itself will take place at the Spartak stadium at 19:00. The organizers asked the visitors to come in advance so that they had time to take their place in the stands of the stadium. You should also dress up warmly, take a thermos and a blanket with you because of the subzero temperatures.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that the Gorniy Vozdukh Sports and Tourist Resort will work from 09:00 to 17:00 on February 16 bbecause of the  preparations for the Ist Winter Children of Asia International Sports Games Closing Ceremony and security of the residents and guests of the complex. Parking on the grounds near the entrance of the Gorniy Vozdukh will not be implemented on this day. The organizers ask to take this into account when searching for a parking place.

The organizers note that the sale of tickets for the Children of Asia Games Closing Ceremony is still ongoing. There are still places in the fan zone. Ticket price — 500 rubles. You can purchase a ticket online.