MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On the eve of the celebration of Defender of the Fatherland Day, a solemn ceremony of opening a sports hall for the employees of the penal system and their families was held at the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Belgorod Region.
The event was attended by: Head of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Belgorod Region Igor Vidashev, Deputy Head of the Russian MIA Administration for the Belgorod Region – Police Chief Valery Medvedev, President and Head Coach of the Belogorye Club, Vice President of the All-Russian Volleyball Federation, Honored Coach of Russia, Candidate of Pedagogy Gennady Shipulin, First Deputy Chairman of the Belgorod Regional All-Russian Physical Culture and Sports Society “Dynamo” Azar Mardanov, Regional Director of Promsvyazbank of the “Belgorodsky” operational office Andrey Kanishchev.
In his welcoming speech, Igor Vidashev said that the purpose of opening the gym is to promote a healthy lifestyle, improve health and attract employees and their families to systematic physical education and sports. In addition, he congratulated all those present on the Defender of the Fatherland Day: “Dear guests and colleagues! This public holiday takes a special place among the holidays celebrated in our country. At all times, heroism and courage, power and glory were the pride and greatness of Russia. The most valuable thing in our life is peace, tranquility and stability. I congratulate you on the upcoming holiday – Defender of the Fatherland Day! I wish you good health, happiness, prosperity and all the best. “
Assistant to the head of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Belgorod Region for work with believers, dean of the prison churches of the Belgorod Metropolitanate Priest Vadim Bagnetov held the ceremony of consecration of the hall.
The most impressive moment of the event was the demonstration performances of the employees of the Sokol special purpose department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Belgorod Region. In the first part, they demonstrated their skills in hand-to-hand combat, neutralizing armed criminals, and fighting against several opponents. The second part of the performance of the special forces, where those present saw the elements of a power show, received the most applause.
Also at the opening of the sports hall the show group “Defile” performed with the dance “Solemn defile”.
The event ended with a friendly mini-football match between the teams of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Belgorod Region and correctional colony No. 5. The teams that day competed in speed and technique. The result depended on the team spirit and efforts of each of them. Of course, the fans played a significant role – they were the ones who inspired the teams to win.
Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Belgorod Region
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