Association of sportsmen to be created in Dagestan
Makhachkala, December 30, 2016. It is expected that the Association will become a collegiate sports body of the republic of Dagestan. The Association of athletes will appear in 2017. The idea of creating such a body was announced by the Head of the region Ramazan Abdulatipov at the forum "Dagestan -Sport" in Makhachkala in October, 2016, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Sports RD Shamil Kurbanov says.
"In the course of the forum, Dagestani Head pointed out the need to create a regional platform for dialogue among the representatives of different sports movement, government and business entities in physical culture and sports development" – Kurbanov noted. It is expected that the Association will unite the authoritative athletes and sports veterans.