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Olympic flag handed over to Paris at closing ceremony of Tokyo Olympic Games

«7/24.tm», №33 (64), 16.08.2021. The closing ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games took place in Tokyo. The event took place at the National Stadium in the capital of Japan.

Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games close

«7/24.tm», №33 (64), 16.08.2021. On August 8, 2021, the closing ceremony of the XXXII Summer Olympic Games took place in the capital of Japan.

Independence gives inspiration to our hearts

The achievements of our beloved Motherland in the years of independence have led to the harmonious implementation of positive reforms in all spheres of our state and society. It should be noted that independence is important for development in the contemporary history of Turkmenistan. From the first days of independence, Turkmenistan has contributed to the global development. With the status of permanent neutrality, our independent Motherland has strengthened positions in the world community. The growing economic potential of our beloved Motherland, which is confidently moving towards the new heights of development, provokes joy and pride on the eve of glorious Independence Day. At that moment, the words of the President of Turkmenistan come to mind, ‘To delight in independence, to love the Motherland and the people is happiness’.

Digital system has great potential

As is known, a number of decrees and programmes have been adopted to modernize and to improve the library system, which is a special area of culture, and to encourage young people to get to creative work under the leadership of the President of Turkmenistan. In this context, the Law of Turkmenistan ‘On Libraries and Library Work’ contributed to improvement and modernization of the library system in 2017. The Turkmen leader emphasizes the necessity to organize the work of young people to develop their talents and passion for art, and to study the national musical art and ancient cultural heritage. As part of the on-going work in this context, the database of the electronic library system and the scope of digital library services are being expanded.

Swimmer takes 7 medals in Tokyo and breaks all-time record

«7/24.tm», №32 (63), 09.08.2021. The main medal winner at the Tokyo Olympic Games is Emma McKeon, a 27-year-old swimmer from Australia. She holds 4 gold and 3 bronze medals in different distances.

IOC may cancel TV broadcasts of Olympic Games

«7/24.tm», №32 (63), 09.08.2021. Director of Communications at the International Olympic Committee Mark Adams spoke about the TV broadcasts of the Olympic Games. According to him, it may be necessary to switch to streaming platforms in the future to ensure the full broadcast coverage.

Two athletes share gold for the first time in 109 years

«7/24.tm», №32 (63), 09.08.2021. Mutaz Essa Barshim of Qatar and Gianmarco Tamberi of Italy won a gold medal in the men’s high jump final at the Tokyo Summer Olympics. Two athletes shared the highest award for the first time since 1912.

Warholm smashes 400m hurdles world record for second time in year

«7/24.tm», №32 (63), 09.08.2021. Norway’s Karsten Warholm broke the world record in the 400-metre hurdles at the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Yashyl Yayla welcomes guests

The Yashyl Yayla Children's Recreation Centre is a great source of inspiration for schoolchildren during the summer and winter holidays in Hyvaabat Valley, Kaka Etrap, Ahal Velayat. Opened and put into operation in 2015, the Centre accommodates 300 children at each session and provides excellent conditions for happy generations to have a good time and to recreate.

Sport is the key to health

Great progress has been made in our country, in all spheres, as well as in the Turkmen sports, under the wise leadership of the President of Turkmenistan in the epoch of might and happiness. To date, large-scale state programmes aimed at developing the Turkmen sport are being successfully implemented in our country. Thanks to the comprehensive concern of the Turkmen leader, modern sports facilities are built in the white marble capital of the independent, permanently neutral Turkmenistan, Ashgabat and Velayats. These facilities are provided with the latest technologies and state-of-the-art equipment. The sports infrastructure reflects the achievements of our national architectural art and inspires the happy young generation of our beloved Motherland – schoolchildren and students – to engage in physical education and sports.

Tokyo Impressions

or an online interview with Polina Guryeva, the Olympic silver medallist The eventful days of the XXXII Summer Olympics have decorated the history of the Turkmen sports. The historic moment when the Flag of Turkmenistan was raised in the Land of the Rising Sun to mark the Olympic medal of our athlete has made all our compatriots happy. July 27, 2021 went down in the history the Turkmen sports as one of the most important dates. The same day, Polina Guryeva, a 21-year-old student of the Olympic Sports Department at Turkmen State Institute of Physical Education and Sports, an athlete of the Higher Sports Skills School of Turkmenistan, won a silver medal at the XXXII Summer Olympic Games for the national team of our Motherland. After this historic event, we held an online interview with the athlete who updated her personal record, having lifted 217 kilogrammes in total in the weightlifting competition, and won the Olympic medal for our country.

Legendary gymnast Chusovitina announces her retirement at the age of 46

«7/24.tm», №31 (62), 02.08.2021. A 1992 Olympic champion, gymnast Oksana Chusovitina, currently performing for Uzbekistan, announced the end of her gymnastics career.

Korean judoka shaves her shaves her head before OG bout to lose weight

«7/24.tm», №31 (62), 02.08.2021. Kang Yoo-jung from Korea went to extreme measures to meet the weight requirements of the Olympic judo tournament.

Japanese girl wins the Olympics at 13

«7/24.tm», №31 (62), 02.08.2021. The winners of the first ever Olympic street skateboarding tournament are 42 years old. For three! The 13-year-old athletes Momiji Nishiy (Japan) and Rayssa Leal (Brazil) took the first two places, and Japan’s Funa Naka-yama won a bronze medal. She is a veteran against their background, she is 16. This podium will go down in history of the Olympic Games as the youngest.

IOC allows athletes to remove their masks for 30 seconds on the podium at Tokyo Olympics

«7/24.tm», №31 (62), 02.08.2021. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will allow the Tokyo Olympic medallists to take off their masks for up to 30 seconds to be photographed during the medal ceremony.

Brother and sister from Japan win gold medals in Olympic judo tournament

«7/24.tm», №31 (62), 02.08.2021. A Japanese judoka Hifumi Abe defeated Georgia’s Vazha Margvelashvili in the 66 kg final of the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Independence is the wing of our motherland

The development and great heights achieved under the leadership of the President of Turkmenistan provoke pride and joy of the Turkmen people in the epoch of might and happiness. This fact inspires our nation to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Turkmenistan's independence and to reach new achievements. The vital importance of independence has been appraised in the epoch of might and happiness. The wise and far-sighted policy of the Turkmen leader and great work to ensure a happy and prosperous life of the Turkmen people demonstrate tremendous political, historical significance of independence, and foster considerable positive transformations in spiritual life of people and economy. Implementing fundamental reforms to strengthen independence, the President of Turkmenistan has succeeded in following the best way to achieve a deeper and broader understanding of happiness by the people living in a sovereign, independent state.

Success of the student and athlete

All of us are proud of the success of the representative of Turkmenistan Polina Guryeva at the Tokyo Olympics. People watched her performance on TV and shared her joy. The raising of the State Flag of Turkmenistan and the awarding of a silver medal made the Turkmen people feel proud. The great work of the President of Turkmenistan on development of the Turkmen sport resulted in this victory and inspired our athletes to win the Olympic medal. To date, excellent opportunities are created for the development of sports at the institutions of higher education in our country. Students in track suits hold the training sessions at any university. They participate in Universiades and national events on a regular basis. This fact demonstrates that the sports and youth policy put forward by the Turkmen leader is successfully implemented in Turkmenistan. Our students and athletes compete in the international events, raise the State Flag highly and win different medals.

A medal to double our joy

As is known, Polina Guryeva has won the first-ever medal for Turkmenistan at the XXXII Summer Olympic Games in Japan. This fact made our compatriots happy. She competed in the weightlifting event and won a silver medal in the 59-kilogramme weight class. Representatives from 14 countries competed in this weight class event. This success inspired all students in Turkmenistan. The sports policy put forward by the Turkmen leader has resulted in this victory to enhance the international prestige of Turkmenistan.

Polina Guryeva: I dedicate my Olympic victory to the 30th anniversary of the Independence of Turkmenistan

“I would like to thank the esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for the conditions created for sports. I dedicate this medal to our President and our Turkmen people in honour of the thirtieth anniversary of the independence of Turkmenistan,” Polina Guryeva said in her video message from the Japanese capital city. The XXXII Summer Olympic Games, taking place these days in the capital of Japan, Tokyo, opened a new page in the history of sports in Turkmenistan – the first Olympic medal was won. Its winner was Polina Guryeva, who took the second place in weightlifting competitions in the 59 kg weight category. Accepting congratulations from her mother, who managed with great difficulty to make a phone call to Tokyo, Polina said she had dedicated her victory and a silver medal to the 30th anniversary of independence to her beloved Motherland.