The Kalashnikov Biathlon Fest held in Udmurtia became the finalist of the national independent award BISPO AWARDS 2019 in the nomination "The best sports project in the framework of interaction between the state and business". The press office of the head and government of the region reported that.
“The more at the federal level they talk about our amateur starts today, the higher the chance to compete in this segment at the Russian level with top players”
- Alexander Svinin, the First Deputy Prime Minister of Udmurtia
The organizer of the sporting event is Kalashnikov Sport. The project is supported by the republican government and the Kalashnikov concern.
The award marks the best cases in the field of sports business and effective project management.
This year 82 projects out of 246 announced reached the final.
Recall, “Kalashnikov Biathlon Fest” was shortlisted for the BISPO Awards 2019. This year, more than 300 fans competed with star athletes at the sports festival.