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December 12, 2017, traditionally, Russian student sport union, under the support of student sports leagues, scientific and methodological council for physical culture of Ministry of education and science of Russia and Russian student centre "Rosstudenchestvo" of Ministry of education and science of Russia, the IV annual All Russia seminar-meeting "The relevant issues of physical culture and student sport development" took place at Plekhanov Russian University of Economics in Moscow.
This year the seminar participants were offered with three directions to work in:
Physical education in the system of higher and professional education;
Management of student sports leagues and sport clubs of educational organizations;
The role of student self-administration in student sport development.
Exchange of experience in the field of physical culture and sports, as well as the enhancement of the athletic traditions and the formation of close professional relationships between educational institutions of higher education and formal subjects of physical culture and sports are one of the main objectives of the event.
The seminar was attended by more than 40 regions of the Russian Federation. Among them are representatives of the Executive authorities in the sphere of physical culture and education, leaders and representatives of community sport organizations, sport clubs and federations, academics, students, undergraduates, postgraduates, engaged in the development of physical culture and sport, employees of educational institutions, and many others.
At the solemn opening of the seminar-meeting, started out with a welcoming word of the ministry of sport of the Russian Federation Pavel Kolobkov, an Olympic long-jump champion of 2004, a many times world, Europe and Russia champion, a member of the Committee of the Russian Federation for social policy Tatiana Romanova welcomed the participants and stressed the necessity of mass sport development, which makes sport of high achievements.
The subject of expert discussions in all areas of the seminar was to promote the implementation of the previously adopted Strategy of development of physical culture and sports in Russia for the period until 2020 and the basic principles of state youth policy of the Russian Federation for the period up to 2025. The participants have developed expert solutions for the development of University sports, which are planned to inform the concerned authorities.
Summing up, held the final expert communication, in which the President of the Russian student sports Union Sergey Seiranov thanked everyone for the cooperation and wished further success to participants of the seminar.
From year to year, the seminar becomes a platform for the meeting of the expert community, which summarizes the development of student sports over the past year and define the strategic vectors of its further development.