Tyumen Sporting Facilities
Sporting facilities in Tyumen and the Tyumen Region View all sporting facilities
Tyumen sport complexes regularly host regional, Russian and international competitions. The centres fit all modern standards and are accessible for disabled people.
The winter sport centre The Pearl of Siberia is ready to host competitions of the highest level in different kinds of sports: ski racing, biathlon, sport orienteering and cycle racing. In the future, other sports will be added to the list. So far, the center has held the European championship, the 2014 World Cup final in sport orienteering in skiing, and the 2011 and 2014 Russian Ski Racing Championships. The centre regularly hosts the international biathlon tournament The Tyumen Region Governor`s Prize, the international ski racing competitions Tyumen Cup, and many others. One more sporting venue is the Biathlon Centre named after Tikhonov, in Uvat village. It has hosted Russian biathlon championships many times, and held All-Russian races for the Tyumen region Governor`s prize from 1996 to 2012. The Olympic centre Tyumen Judo has the venue for the 2011 World Judo Championship in the open-weight category, the 2010 Russian Karate Championship, and others. Sport Centre Tsentralny regularly hosts competitions of the highest level, such as the international Greco-Roman tournament Grand-Prix of Ivan Poddubny, the European Judo Championship among juniors under 23, the International Karate Championship Karate 1 Premier League, and others.
When the centres are not hosting any national or international competitions, they are used as venues for training sportsmen and local amateurs.