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10:19 | Jun 28 | 2013

Yakutian volunteersí seeing-off to Universiade in Kazan

Yakutian young people and the volunteer movement of the Republic will take part in such a large-scale event as the XXVII World Summer Universiade - 2013 in Kazan (Republic of Tatarstan) for the first time. Only five days left before the International Student Games, which will be held on July 5 - 17. All in all the Kazan competitions will gather about 20,000 athletes and participants from 120 countries, 41 people of which will be Yakutian citizens.

Seeing-off of the volunteers took place on June 27 during the celebration of the All-Russian Youth Day on Ordzhonikidze Square in Yakutsk.