From the 5th to 28th of May, the 7th “Zirve Children’s Games”, dedicated to the 96th anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev, held in the AAAF Park Residential, Recreation and Entertainment Complexes located in Khirdalan and Astara, are proceeding. In the competitions, attended by more than 4000 athletes from 12 nations in 27 sport types, tennis players have joined the struggle.
In the court, set up specifically for these games on the central square of the complex, the young tennis players competed to determine the winners. Girls and boys demonstrated their skills both individually and in mixed pairs. Kenan Gasimov from boys in individual competitions, Alina Huseynova amidst girls, and Kenan Gasimov – Alina Gavrish in the mixed pairs, surpassed all their rivals and captured gold medals. Medals, diplomas and memorial gifts were presented to the athletes, who boarded the honorary chair, in the medal ceremony attended by the leaders of the organizing committee of the competitions, as well as the chairman of the Management Board of the AAAF Holding Rashad Aliyev.
The Games, organized by the “Zirve” International Sport Clubs, are becoming a great tradition. The object of the “Zirve Games” is the preservation of the heritage of genius leader, to bring his work to our future generations, at the same time, propagation and development of sport types, strengthen friendly relations between athletes and coaches, improvement of athletes’ skill levels, perfection of competition practices and evaluation of the work done by coaches.
In this year’s competitions, athletes will compete in weightlifting, equestrian, shooting, basketball, boxing, judo, football and beach football, artistic and sporting gymnastics, wrestling (free-style, Greco-Roman), karate, carting, kickboxing, fencing, archery, powerlifting, chess, taekwondo, tennis and table-tennis, swimming, beach volleyball and volleyball, badminton and athletics.
- Kenan Gasımov
- Tamerlan Azizov
- Eyyub Mustafayev
- Alina Huseynova
- Zuleykha Safarova
- Alina Gavrish
- Kenan Gasımov – Alina Gavrish
- Tamerlan Azizov – Alina Huseynova
- Eyyub Mustafayev – Lala Eyvazova