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International boxing community in Melitopol

International boxing community in Melitopol

The boxing community came together for the IDSDP.

As you know, 6 April is the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. Boxing community of Melitopol is directly related to it. More than 20 nationalities live peacefully in the territory of 150 thousand town and its suburbs. A large number of ethnic national communities function here: Crimean Tatars, Greeks, Bulgarians, Jews, Czechs, Poles, etc.

But the most international "community" meets and practices in Melitopol boxing gym. There are children of different nationalities, from the largest in the town of Ukrainians and Russians, ethnic Bulgarians, Czechs, Poles, and ending with a few representatives of Koreans, Armenians, Azeris, Albanians and Azides. In our gym there is no racial discrimination or gender inequality. The boxing gym is a kind of small international "state" with different religious preferences united by such a sport as boxing.                          


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Artur Vorontsov


Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 13:21

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