📩 24/11/2018 14:10
Cross Country League races begins: Turkey Ski Federation's program of activities located in the "Cross Country League 2nd Leg" 140 athletes race tomorrow will start with the participation of 300 people.
Located in Turkey Ski Federation's program of activities "Cross Country League 2nd Leg" for the race tomorrow will start in Erzurum with the participation of 140 athletes.
Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA), Erzurum Ski Provincial Representative Taner Döşkaya said that the athletes at Kandilli Ski Center are doing their last training today and they are preparing the tracks for the races that will start tomorrow.
Döşkaya emphasized that 2 people, including 140 athletes, trainers and managers, will participate in the "Skiing A League Second Leg" races organized by the Federation. “We will hold the technical meeting of the competition in the evening. "We will remind and teach the rules, shoot the chest numbers and do technical procedures."
Explaining that the races will start at 09.00:XNUMX today, Döşkaya noted that the top-ranking athletes will be awarded medals at the end of the two-day competition.
Döşkaya emphasized that the competitions will consist of two stages and said, “We give our athletes a second right. We give a chance to our athletes who could not be placed in the races on Saturday due to various reasons on Sunday. They race twice ”used the expression.
Competition to be the indicating Döşka participation 8 provinces, in which the winning of the championship will compete in Turkey, has also said that rises to a higher league.
Ski parallel to that achieved significant success Döşka underlined that "Turkey took a significant distance to ski in parallel. We now have athletes who have achieved degrees in world championships. Our athletes who rank in their age group at the world championships will compete here tomorrow. We have our athletes who are 5th in the world championship ”.