News about sports events
An open floorball cup of Novy Urengoy took place in the gym of the Yamal business center, from the 8th to 10th of March, with 5 teams from different cities of Russia as participants. Among them, Novy Urengoy sports team «Monolith-Sever», which consists of employees of OJSC Severneftegazprom, one of the sponsors of the event.
Floorball or hockey in the gym is quite a young sport, it came to Novy Urengoy quite recently and very quickly gained the popularity. The team «Monolith», formed with numerous fans of this sport, is only 2 years old. In the open cup, they were opposed by more experienced teams, which has affected the result - in a hard struggle with rivals they failed to achieve a single victory.
The leaders of the open tournament became the team «Veteran» from Omsk, the silver took the «Neva» from St. Petersburg, the bronze medal was taken home by the athletes of the «Decathlon» team from Ekaterinburg.
«For us, this tournament, in which the team soberly assessed its strength and capabilities, was very important. Despite the lack of victories, we received invaluable experience and even more rallied for new achievements. The guys did not lose the spirit, and promised themselves to learn how to play better and for the next tournaments it is necessary to reach a new level. We thank all participants, organizers and fans for this sports festival! » - said the captain of the team «Monolith-Sever», Anton Slastenov.
We can only wish our athletes good luck and advanced training for new achievements and victories. Hold on, guys, and develop your skills. You still have everything ahead!