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Seminar for sambo referees and coaches was held in Macau

«7/24. tm», № 06 (141), 06.02.2023 The long-awaited seminar for sambo referees and coaches was held on January 29-30 in Macau, a special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China. According to the Macau SAMBO Association, the event became possible for the first time after a three-year quarantine caused by the COVID-19 virus.

The matters of national importance

Throughout history, the Turkmen people have discussed the acute issues at the nation-wide meetings. The popular sayings ‘people who take counsel will be safe’ and ‘people who exchange opinions will achieve their goals’ were created on the basis of that principle. This noble principle is cherished at the national level in the revival of the new epoch of the powerful state. This fact was demonstrated at the meeting of the Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan and public representatives, chaired by the national leader of the Turkmen people, our Hero-Arkadag, the Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The event was held at the Maslahat Palace in Ashgabat in the first days of the year ‘Happy Youth with Arkadag Serdar’, more precisely, on January 21.

The national team of Turkmenistan won bronze at the Kazan Hockey Cup

«7/24. tm», № 05 (140), 30.01.2023 Turkmen hockey players have become bronze medalists of the first international hockey tournament between Islamic countries, the Turkmenistan Hockey Federation told ORIENT.

Draw made for 2023 Nations League Final Four

«7/24. tm», № 05 (140), 30.01.2023 The draw for the 2023 Nations League Final Four took place in Nyon. The tournament will take place in the Netherlands on June 14-18.

UEFA to reduce number of qualifiers

«7/24. tm», № 05 (140), 30.01.2023 The Executive Committee is going to discuss the reform of the qualifying stage of the European section of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification.

A cherished dream of people

The democratic principles are increasingly popular in our country. The meeting of the Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan and public representatives once again demonstrated this fact. As is known, the meeting was held with great enthusiasm to result in creation of a representative body of the people's power – the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan. Our Hero-Arkadag Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov was elected as the Chairman of this structure. This decision was heartily supported by the Turkmen people and the Decree signed by the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov.

A training session was held

As part of preparation for the qualifying round of the 2024 AFC U-20 Asian Cup, the junior (U17) and youth (U20) women's national teams of Turkmenistan took part in the training session, which was held at the training ground of the Olympic Village in Ashgabat. During the training session, the coaching staff headed by Kamil Mingazov checked the players who would be included in the national teams. In this context, it should be noted that the players from all regions of Turkmenistan attended the training session.

Exciting competitions continue

«7/24. tm», № 03 (138), 16.01.2023 The Turkmenistan Youth Physical Culture and Sports Organisation of the State Committee for Physical Culture and Sports of Turkmenistan continues to hold sporting events of the XII Universiade «Turkmenistan – the Country of Health and High Spirit».

FIAS international seminars for coaches and secretary referees to be held in serbia

«7/24. tm», № 03 (138), 16.01.2023 The International Sambo Federation together with the National Sambo Federation of Serbia will hold international seminars in the city of Novi Sad. From February 2 to 3, a training event for coaches will take place, and a seminar for secretary referees will take place on February 4-5. Details are published in the regulations of the events in the calendar of the FIAS official website.

Haiti SAMBO championships held in carrefour

«7/24. tm», № 03 (138), 16.01.2023 By tradition, on the eve of the New Year, a national SAMBO championship was held in Haiti. The tournament, which took place on December 30, 2022 in the city of Carrefour, was attended by 78 sambists from various regions of the country. Competitions were organized in Sport SAMBO among men and women, boys and girls, as well as in Combat SAMBO among men.

World’s first women’s motor race in New York

«7/24. tm», № 03 (138), 16.01.2023 There are many rumours, disputes, myths and opinions about the concept of “a lady driving a car”. However, despite the jokes, we resolutely declare there is nothing in female nature that would prevent a lady from getting behind the wheel and excelling at driving a car.

The years of happiness

As is known, it has become a noble tradition in Turkmenistan to name each year thanks to the great initiatives of our Hero-Arkadag Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Considering numerous proposals put forward at the meetings in the ministries, departments, institutions, and public organisations, the Mejlis of the Milli Gengesh of Turkmenistan has declared 2023 the year ‘Happy Youth with Arkadag Serdar’ by the unanimous support of the Turkmen people. This decision imposed responsibility on the young people to enrich the noble principles of our ancestors and to make new achievements and accomplishments. These principles ensure the successful implementation of the state youth policy implemented by the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov. This wise policy leads the youth to success in an environment of reverent attitudes such as patriotism, high morality, and respect for our Motherland, glorious history, culture, traditions, and family values.

Physical culture and sports

As is known, great work is underway to promote physical culture and the principles of a healthy lifestyle in our country. The President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov signed the Decree ‘On the Establishment of the State Committee on Physical Culture and Sports of Turkmenistan’ on October 20, 2022 and demonstrated great goodwill for the sports system. The results of this goodwill can be clearly seen in any corner of our beloved Motherland. Numerous stadiums and sports schools built and put into operation in Velayats and towns and a great number of athletes who practice different sports indicate that excellent conditions are provided for a bright future of our happy, healthy and strong young people.

Calendar of FIAS international competitions for 2023 is published

 «7/24. tm», № 01 (136), 02.01.2022 Sambists will take part in two major multi-sport tournaments, and the World Sambo Championships will be held in Armenia. The corresponding decision was approved by the members of the Executive Committee of the International SAMBO Federation. Full information about all competitions is available on the FIAS official website in the calendar of international competitions for 2023.

Sports festival continues

 «7/24. tm», № 01 (136), 02.01.2022 2022 is coming to an end in the sports history of Turkmenistan. This year has brought the Turkmen athletes significant success in the international arena. In this regard, students of vocational and higher educational institutions are reliable assistants and partners in training high-level athletes.

Confident steps of the Turkmen sports

Great work and noble initiatives launched by our Hero-Arkadag Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov are being implemented under the wise leadership of the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov in the revival of the new epoch of the powerful state. The sports prestige of the country, which effectively uses the opportunities of the sports diplomacy in the development of cooperation between nations and peoples, is enhanced to greater heights.

The policy of neutrality

Turkmenistan has been successfully implementing the open-door policy of peace, positive initiatives, unity and neutrality over the years. The country's efforts to achieve sustainable development, to ensure security, to strengthen peace, and to promote the social and economic development on the planet are widely recognized. The adoption of the Resolutions on the International Day of Neutrality and ‘the role and importance of a policy of neutrality in maintaining and strengthening international peace, security and sustainable development’, and joining of several countries to the Group of Friends of Neutrality for Peace, Security and Sustainable Development, established within the framework of the United Nations, demonstrate the above-mentioned facts.

The winners are known

To date, an abstract strategy game of chess increases the number of players along with other sports in Turkmenistan. The matches of the Chess First League of Turkmenistan have been completed recently. The winners of the tournament qualified for the Super League of the strongest chess players of the country. To be more precise, Yusup Bayramgeldiyev (Ahal Velayat) won the tournament with 8.5 points in 9 games. Allayar Shirliyev (Ashgabat) took the second place with 7.5 points in 9 games, and Amanmuhammet Hommadov, a representative of the Ashgabat secondary school 117, entered the top-three with 7 points.

December 12 is Neutrality Day in Turkmenistan

«Türkmenistan Sport», № 4 (16), 2022 December 12, 1995 is one of the important dates in the modern history of Turkmenistan. The adoption of the special Resolution «Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan» 27 years ago with the unanimous support of 185 UN Member States was a major event that had a positive impact on the political life of the planet.

President of Turkmenistan meets with FIFA President in Qatar

«Türkmenistan Sport», № 4 (16), 2022 On December 3, President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov, who was on a visit to the State of Qatar and invited to one of the World Cup matches, met with FIFA President Gianni Infantino in the VIP Lounge at Khalifa International Stadium. The meeting took place during a 1/8 World Cup match between the Netherlands and the United States.