Summer youthful sports take place in Ukraine time in four years. This year competitions are held for the purpose of training of athletes for participation in 1-x Junior Olympic Games which will take place in Singapore in 2010.
Competitions take place in Dnepropetrovsk and will last until the end of September.
As reports the Ministry of affairs of a family, youth and sports, winners of the V summer youthful sports of Ukraine are already determined by rowing on kayaks and a canoe. First place was won by team from the Nikolaev area, the second - athletes of Poltava region, the third - Vinnytsia. In total 24 teams took part in these competitions.
Now in July athletes will compete in swimming, equestrian sport, a thriathlon and soccer.
Winners will be awarded by medals and diplomas of the Ministry in affairs of a family, youth and sports, and team which will take prizes, - diplomas and cups. Awards will be received also by trainers who brought up prize-winners of games.