TODAY AT THE GAMES

Today,competitions in four sports will be held at the Winter Children of Asia International Sports Games.

At 11:00 the qualification in parallel slalom for boys and girls (snowboarding) began at GorniyVozdukh Sports and Tourist Resort. The finals will be held from 14:00 to 15:00.

Also at 11:00, a 5 km free stylerace(cross-country skiing) among the girls began at the ski-biathlon complex.At 13:30, a 10 km free style race among young men will begin.

In Arena City Ice Center you can see ice hockey matches. At 13:30, ice hockey players from the Sakhalin Region and the Far Eastern Federal District will compete. The FEFD team has won two games, while Sakhalin has lost two matches. Probably the islanders will succeed today with your support.

At 17:00, the game will begin between Turkmenistan and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). Both teams will make their debut in this match.

Competitions in short trackwill be held in the Kristall Ice Palace. From 15:00 to 18:30 boys and girls will decide the winners and prize-winners in a 1000 m race. Last weekend, athletes have already decided the medal winner in two distances (500 m and 1500 m). Representatives of the Republic of Korea won 11 medals out of 12. Will competitors be able to stop them? We will find the answer in a few hours.

In addition, representatives of the three sports will give official trainings.

“Flying skiers” will train at the Skiing and Biathlon Center from 15:00 to 16:00 (girls) and from 17:00 to 18:00 (boys).

Biathlon training is scheduled from 15:30 to 18:30. At the same time, athletes have an opportunity to apply for an individual race until 17:00.

Representatives of the short track will be able to test their readiness for the contest at the Kristall Ice Palacefrom 13:45 to 14:05 (girls) and from 14:20 to 14:40 (boys).

At 20:00 the awarding ceremony of today’s competitions prize-winners will take place in the square of the Sakhalin Government.