Ukhta University develops women's hockey in Russia

There was an organizational meeting with the members of the new women's hockey team "Arctic - University" on the basis of the Ukhta University In July. The meeting was attended by the rector of the University, Professor N.D.Tskhadaya, and Vice President for Economic Affairs AR Emeksuzyan, the Assistant Rector for External Relations, V. Korshunov and the sports management and the players of the new team.

The hockey club of the same name was recently created with the active participation and support of "Arcticmorgeo", one of the strategic partners of Ukhta State Technical University. Such hockey players as players of  Komi Republic, Tatarstan, Udmurtia, Podolsk, Pervouralsk, Kirov, Nizhny Novgorod, Odintsovo, Volga and other regions of the country were included in the team after several stages of selection. The new team has the important tasks as the successful participation in the Championship of Russia on hockey among women in the season of 2012-2013.

Before starting a new sports season there will be a presentation of the team with the participation of leading media, hockey functionaries known sports personalities, as well as members of the Board of Trustees of the hockey club in September.