Makhachkala, February 25, 2020. From February 21 to February 24, Khunzakhsky municipal district hosted Dagestan Open Ice Climbing Championship. By tradition, the competitions were held at the Matlas waterfalls. This year, the geography of participants has expanded significantly. For the first time, the teams from Moscow, Krasnodar, Stavropol and other cities of Russia arrived in the republic. In total 85 athletes participated in the event.
The championship participants were welcomed by the deputy minister for tourism of the Republic of Dagestan Abdul Magomedov and the other officials. The winners of the championship were determined both in the individual standings and in the team contest. Note the sporting event is dedicated to the 75th anniversary of Victory Day.
According to results of the competition, two teams of the Directorate of National Guard across the Republic of Dagestan became silver and bronze medalists in the team event. The organizers of the competition are the regional Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Sports, as well as the Tourist Information Center "Dagestan". The prize winners were awarded with medals, cups, diplomas and souvenirs.