Upon the initiative of Artsakh Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, the republican phase of school children’s spartakiad competitions was launched on March 7 in Stepanakert.
School children’s spartakiad competitions underway in Stepanakert
STEPANAKERT, MARCH 9, ARTSAKHPRESS:Ashot Danielyan, the Head of the Department of Sport of Artsakh Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, told Artsakhpress that about 80 school children from republican schools of Stepanakert, Martuni, Askeran, Hadrut, Shushi, Martakert, Shahumyan and Kashatagh participate in the competitions.
Ashot Danielyan informed that competition in volleyball, basketball, handball, mini football, light athletics, table tennis, pentathlon and shooting are held between boys and girls.
Winners of sport competitions will be awarded with medals and diplomas. The winning team will participate in the republican spartakiad to be held in Yerevan.
Participant of the competition and member of the Martakert team Meri Avtandilyan said it’s the first time she takes part in such competitions.
She said the game is quite interesting; everyone wants their team to win.