Yesterday the 4th Games of Yakutia Labor Teams (Spartakiad) ended with the celebration of the winning teams, the general exultation of participants and friendly hugs.
For three days, the best representatives of their work teams challenged the title of the strongest in 14 sports. 20 teams represented industry trade union organizations, 1670 of the best athletes became the finalists of the Games.
The whole country, including our republic faces a global challenge - every second in our country should be systematically involved in sports by 2024. This is the task set by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Today, corporate sport is rapidly developing in ALROSA, sports events are held for both the Company's employees and their children, residents of the Mirny district and the city of Yakutsk. The diamond company gains the garland for the second time.
“Our athletes have confidently won and again - the combined team of the Profalmaz interregional trade union of ALROSA employees is the best. The competition in each of the 13 disciplines was serious, that is why this is a particularly valuable achievement. I am proud of every athlete in our team and thank them for their tremendous work and striving for high results! I would like to express special thanks to ALROSA for the support and great contribution to the preparation of our team’s participation in the main Republican sporting event,” Acting Chairman of Profalmaz Alexander Basyrov commented on the victory of the team.
85 athletes were represented in the Company's team, it included the winners of the competition between the ALROSA production sites in Mirny, Aikhal, Udachny and Lensk. All participants - members of the Profalmaz trade union, whom the organization provided with safety and comfort - each participant was insured and provided with a stylish sports uniform.
Next time, the teams of sectoral trade unions of the republic will contest the title of the strongest in four years - at the 5th Games of Yakutia, where employees of the Company are not going to lower the set bar. And the best athletes according to the results of the republican competitions will compete at the All-Russian Games as part of the national team of Yakutia.