Winners of the Open Cycling Championship Have Been Determined in Astana
In the period from July 13 to July 16, an open city championship dedicated to the memory of the USSR master of sports Ilyanov M.Ye. took place in the territory of the “Road-Path Network of the Green Belt” of “Astana Ormany” LLP in the area of the cycling track. Over 50 sportsmen have been brought together for the competition.
On July 13, an individual race for 10 km has been held. The first place at this distance was given to Daniyal Bolatov with the result of 15 minutes 26 seconds.
On July 14, a group race for 21 km has been held. The champion was Oleg Likhtenberg.
On July 15, in the group race at 30 km, the champion was again Oleg Likhtenberg.
On July 16, the criterium race was held at 17 km. The race with intermediate finishes was won by Igor Zhitnyakovskiy. Lyubov Repp became the champion in the criterium race among girls. Batyrkhan Kuanyshev won the category of “Young Racer”.
All the prize-holders and winners were awarded with prizes, medals and diplomas, which were handed by the head of Astana Office of Physical Culture and Sports Berik Marzhikpayev.
The cycling race was organized by Astana Office of Physical Culture and Sports and the Specialized Children’s and Youth Sports School of the Olympic Reserve No. 6 of the Mayor’s Office of Astana under the support of Astana Ormany LLP.
Source: Akimat of Astana