The opening ceremony was held on the 7th of July. The exhibition was opened by the executive director of the Tyumen regional public organization "United Federation of Judo and Sambo," the master of sports of international class in judo Denis Vakushin. Being a former judoka, he could brightly, emotionally and vividly describe what judo is, where it came from and why it is so loved all over the world. For gathered Tyumen citizens, among whom there were about seventy school students. Denis explained the idea of creating the exhibition and its inspirer - Tyumen sports photographer Vyacheslav Verenich. In addition, Denis commented almost all photos represented at the exhibition, causing a genuine interest in children - even after his excursion, many visitors couldn’t turn themselves away from the pictures closely examining all the details.
In addition it should be noted that, since July 8 for all visitors there will take place tours and sightseeing tours in the athletic arena at the exhibition. It starts daily at 10.00.
A photo exhibition “Judo is …” was opened as a part of preparation for the international judo tournament Grand Slam in the Athletic arena
8 July 2015