07.04.2010

Olympic centre of winter sports seating 12 thousand people will appear in Toksovo

There will appear Olympic centre of winter sports in the Leningrad Region. The sports centre 3 blrd rubles worth will be opened in Toksovo.
The complex will include a ski jumping stadium with 5 ski-jumps of different height, a combined stadium for skiing and biathlon and skiing runs. Besides the stadiums, there will be a social-residential zone. The object will be situated on the bank of Kavgalovskoe Lake and will be seating 12 thousand people, writes "Rossiyskaya Gazeta".
The project was initiated by the Association of winter sports во главе с head of the department of Presidential affairs Vladimir Kozhin. After the approval of the package of documents by Gosexpertiza the project was included in the federal target programme of Russian Sports Ministry under which construction financing will be led.
Thus, the complex in Toksovo is included in the priority list of sports objects to prepare sportsmen to the Olympic Games in Sochi in 2014.