Ceremony of honoring of the universities - the winners of the regional Spartakiad 2012 - 2013 was held at the sports camp "Politekhnik" on June 20. NI ISTU is recognized as a leader in the team event.
This year the Spartakiad was represented by 25 kinds of sports, the competition attracted more than 2,500 students
According to the results the team event Technical University scored 223 points, second place was taken by IrGUPS (200), third - ISU (189).
According to the chairman of the sports club at ISTU, Yuriy Anisimov, this year young men showed good results.
"The men performed in 17 sports, our university has become a leader in 14 of them. It’s important that there are no results below third place in the Championship chart of men. The girls competed in eight disciplines, ISTU took the first places in half of them. However, ISU is ahead of us representatives by a margin of one point.
I am pleased that professional level of teams grows each year, the number of kinds of sports is growing as well. This year, the competition on powerlifting and taekwondo was held for the first time; our students won gold in these disciplines. Volleyball players showed especially good results: boys and girls have won gold medals for the first time in a long time. But we also have the winners with the experience. For example, the yellow jersey of the leader belongs to the university basketball team, which is not losing its positions for more than ten years," stresses Yu. Anisimov.
In addition, the team of the university teachers has achieved outstanding results. The teaching staff performed in five sports. The representatives of the university took the highest step of the podium in the competitions in volleyball and cross country skiing and were also recognized as the leaders of Spartakiad.
The sports club of ISTU includes 38 sections. In the 2012 academic year section of tennis and a children's section of rhythmic gymnastics were opened. 930 students are engaged in sports club. Each year, students actively take an active part in local (city) sports and public events: "Relay for talent", cross to the Victory Day, New Year's ski run, etc.