News about sports events
On August 17, the 4th traditional Yamal Marathon took place in Novy Urengoy, dedicated to the production of 7 trillion cubic meters of natural gas from LLC Gazprom dobycha Urengoy. The organizers of the sporting event were the heroes of the celebration of LLC Gazprom dobycha Urengoy together with the city administration.
More than 300 participants decided to test their speed and endurance, including six employees of OJSC Severneftegazprom: Vasily Dunaev, Arthur Edisultanov, Svyatoslav Ogorodnikov, Olga Gorelova, Julia Volintseva and Elza Kilmamatova.
The event organizers welcomed all the athletes and fans, after which they held a dynamic pre-start warm-up.
The route encompassed Leningradsky Prospekt and part of Sibirskaya Street up to the crossroad with Yamalskaya. The marathon consisted of three distances: 3 km, 10 km and 21 km and the employees of OJSC Severneftegazprom took part in each one of them. Edisultanov Arthur, Volyntseva Julia and Kilmamatova Elsa conquered the three-kilometer distance, Ogorodnikov Svyatoslav and Gorelova Olga crossed the line at 10 km, and Vasily Dunaev achieved the highest result - 21 km.
Despite the rainy weather, the athletes were radiant with cheerfulness and good mood.
Nobody was left without a reward - each athlete crossing the finish line was awarded with the medal of a participant in the Yamal Marathon.