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President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov receives the Cup and Medal of the International Federation for Equestrian Sports
28 Apr
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov receives the Cup and Medal of the International Federation for Equestrian Sports

April 27, 2017. For the significant contribution in the development of equestrian sports in Turkmenistan, the Head of the International Federation for Equestrian Sports (FEI) Ingmar De Vos awarded the FEI Cup and Medal to President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The awarding ceremony took place within the framework of the VII session of the International Ahalteke Horse Breeding Association. Expressing gratitude to the President of the International Federation for Equestrian Sports for the participation in the events on occasion of the Turkmen Horse Day, the Turkmen leader noted t...

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VII Session of International Ahalteke Horse Association starts in Ashgabat
28 Apr
VII Session of International Ahalteke Horse Association starts in Ashgabat

April 27, 2017. The Oguzkent hotel of the capital hеld VII session of International Ahalteke Horse Association chaired by President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Members of the Government, foreign and local members of International Ahalteke Horse Association, personnel of equestrian branch of the country, mass media representatives participate in the session. International Ahalteke Horse Association, founded in 2010 with the headquarter in Ashgabat, is an efficient ground for cooperation of hоrse-breeders of different countries specialized in breeding of thoroughbred ahalteke ho...

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 Horse marathon
27 Apr
Horse marathon

26 апреля 2017 года вдоль столичного проспекта Копетдаг прошёл конный марафон. Перед началом марафона, организованного Государственным объединением «Туркмен атлары», Государственным комитетом по спорту и Национальным центром конного спорта, перед участниками и зрителями, многочисленными зарубежными гостями выступили музыкально-танцевальные коллективы и популярные певцы. Общая дистанция этого ежегодно проходящего конного пробега – 60 километров. Проводится он в два этапа с промежуточным финишем на середине пути. В нынешних соревнованиях участвовали скакуны из Ахалтекинского конного комплекса П...

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Fourth day of the Asian Weightlifting Championship ended with our team’s two silver and one bronze medals
27 Apr
Fourth day of the Asian Weightlifting Championship ended with our team’s two silver and one bronze medals

On April 26, 2017 the winner of prizes was International Master of Sports Rejepbai Rejepov, who performed in the weight category up to 77 kilograms. He won second place in the snatch, where the trainee of Agamyrat Janmyratov lifted the weight of 158 kg (a total of 343 kg in clean and jerk combination). R.Rejepov was awarded the bronze medal in the jerk (185 kg).  The absolute winner (three gold medals) in this weight category was Chengfei Yuang of China, and member of the Korean team Wu Jae Kim closed the top three.  In the women’s event in the weight category up to 69 kg the best result in...

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Asian Kickboxing Championship`s first day
27 Apr
Asian Kickboxing Championship`s first day

In the capital’s Olympic village, it was started the Asian Kickboxing Championship, attended by nearly 300 sportsmen from 17 countries – the Republic of Korea, India, Malaysia, Jordan, Syria, Nepal, Iraq etc. Program includes six medal events – point-fighting, semi-contact, kick-light, low-kick, full-contact and solo exercises. On April 26, 2017, there were held the quarterfinal bouts, which the Turkmen sportsmen completed without defeats. The audience especially remembered the fight in the weight category under 81 kg, where our compatriot Azamat Jumakuliev knocked out the Kyrgyz athlete on t...

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President of Turkmenistan received Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia
26 Apr
President of Turkmenistan received Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia

On April 25, 2017 President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih. During a meeting, the positive development dynamics of trade, economic, humanitarian and cultural relations was pointed out. Among the promising areas of cooperation were referred to the transport and communications sectors, as well as the construction, chemical and other industries. A separate topic of the conversation was strengthening cooperation in the oil and gas sector. Saying that in implementing its energy poli...

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