15.12.2015 17:25

Sabail District Basketball Championship was held

Sabail District Basketball Championship was held within the frameworks of the program "Olympic Movement".

The program "Olympic Movement" is jointly carried out by the International Olympic Committee and the "Coca-Cola" company - the Worldwide Partner of the Olympic Games, the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The main objective of the program is to continue the social and sporting legacy of Baku 2015 First European Games. The program is also intended for involving schoolchildren in school and city competitions to be held in track and field athletics, cycling, basketball (3x3), and badminton, as well as for instilling a healthy and active lifestyle, the Olympic values in pupils.

Competitions were held in secondary school No.189-190 in Baku. The district championship was attended by 14 out of 16 teams. In the competition, held in a tense struggle, the team of the educational complex no. 132-134 subordinated to the Ministry of Education won the first place, the team of Technical-Humanitarian Lyceum No.2 named after H.Mahmudbayov won the second place, the team of secondary school No. 91 of Baku city won the third place and they got the right to take part in the final stage.

Diplomas were presented to the winners and the participants by the organizers.