Uzbekistan and Russia exchanged experience in sports
Minister of Physical Culture and Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan D.Nabiyev met with Rector of Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health S.Bakulev within the framework of Uzbekistan – Russia Forum.
Issues of strengthening cooperation in sports, coaches training in winter sports, sports management, psychology, mutual exchange of experience on improving their skills were discussed at the meeting. Agreements were reached on a number of areas, in particular, on establishment of faculty in Uzbekistan, which gives a joint diploma of Uzbekistan State University of Physical Culture and Sports and Branch of Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health.
Cooperation agreement was signed between the two universities.
At the meeting, S.Bakulev was awarded the title of Honorary Professor of Uzbekistan State University of Physical Culture and Sports.
The guest got acquainted with activities of sports facilities and education institutions in Tashkent, conditions created in the country for sports.
Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health in St. Petersburg is a leading higher education institution in its direction not only in Russia, but also in the whole world. The University, founded in 1896, trained more than 1700 honored sports masters and of international category to this day. More than 300 students of the university became winners of European and World Championships.
Javokhir Tashkhodjayev, UzA