Slopes for snow tubing and skiing in Solnechny will be upgraded

A baby lift is being set on the ski slope next to «Solnechny» sports complex.

Baby lift  is a universal elevator for quick organization of skiing. It is being set in the boundaries of the project “Lyzhy mechty” which is being realized by Foundation for Social and Economic Support of the Regions for “SUEK-regions” together with Main Department for Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism of the city administration of Krasnoyarsk.

The project’s goal is rehabilitation of children with disabilities by skiing training with the help of special equipment.

«We started working on this project this summer, children were training on roller skis. In winter a qualified instructor will help children to learn skiing on the slope» – said the head of municipal budget institution «Krasnoyarsk Tourist and Sport centre» Vasiliy Groshev.

Moreover, as part of preparations for the winter season, the specialists of the «Solnechny» sports complex have already upgraded the slope and prepared two routes for tubing.

On weekdays, children will be taught skiing and snowboarding on the slope, as part of “Lyzhy mechty” project. On weekends and holidays tubing and snow scooters will be organized there.

In summer, the slope is planned to be adapted for practicing of extreme sports such as mountain biking and BMX sport.