The organizers of XIX all-Russian children’s football tournament in memory of the hero of the Russian Federation Vladislav Dukhin thanked ECO-Culture holding for assistance in conducting the competition, and in particular, the CEO of Solnechnyi Dar Ltd. Valery Kotik and the founder of the APH Andrey Petrenko.
The football tournament was held from 24 to 31 March 2019. Dozens of children football teams from cities of Stavropol Krai and other regions of Russia and Abkhazia (Kazan, Armavir, Belgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Pyatigorsk, Gudauta, Donetsk) took part in the competition. The teams were mostly kids born in 2004-2008. The championship was held in two stages – first the group one that revealed the strongest teams, and after that, there were matches in each age category for prize-places, and then there was the final game.
All of the matches took place in the stadiums of Stavropol.
Representatives of APH ECO-Culture took an active part in the organization of the event by taking care of part of young football players’ accommodation, food, and travel expenses, as well as life and health insurance.
The competitions of such level are essential for the physical development and patriotic education of young people. Such events generate important values such as team spirit and contribute to the development of sports in Russia.