Due to the coronavirus infection pandemic, it is proposed to admit athletes to the Manchaary-2021 Games without passing the republican qualifying stages. If this option is accepted, then he will touch the National Sports Games only 2021 of the year. This was announced by the Minister of Sports of Yakutia Innokenty Grigoriev during the broadcast on the radio NEC "Sakha", reports YSIA.
«In the regulation of the Manchaara Games, we are going to make changes. If there were previously qualifiers, qualifying tournaments, then now, due to the pandemic, they cannot be carried out, we will not make it on time. As it was in the early years, teams will bring a certain number of participants to the Spartakiad, depending on the group. The results of the team standings will be determined by the places occupied by athletes. This only applies to the Manchaara Games 2021 of the year», - said Innokenty Grigoriev.
Recall, that the Manchaara Games are held every four years. The previous ones were in Verkhnevilyuisk, the next will take place in 2025 year in Tattinsky district. Previously, there were municipal and republican qualifying stages, regional were mainly organized within the framework of the Yakutia championship. But due to the pandemic, most of the competitions have been canceled., their number in Yakutia exceeded more than three hundred. Recall, that the Games will be held in summer 2021 at Gorny District.
A source: YASYA, Dulustaan Sergeev