Regional Universiade

On November 13th, 2015 the opening ceremony of the Regional Universiade among students of higher educational institutions of the region has started. Competitions lasted 2 weeks. During the Universiade, students took part in six sports: football, volleyball (girls), basketball, table tennis, volleyball (boys), ice hockey.

Four teams participated in competitions: KAFU, EKSU, EKSTU, and UK MESI. According to the results of the Universiade the EKSU team took the first place. The students of Kazakh-American Free University took part in all sports, and won an honorable 2nd place ahead of other teams.

KAFU Students were active; they showed perseverance and the will to win in these competitions. This proves once again that in our university study most talented athletes, not only in the region but also in the Republic of Kazakhstan. One of them is a second year student Almas Yerlik. "I am very pleased that the government of Kazakhstan and the akimat of the region carry out such sport events, in which every student can take part. This will help to develop sport in East Kazakhstan. Thanks to the leadership of our university for helping us with the form and organization of training," - said Almas during the interview with local television station.

The Head of "Physical Culture and Sports" in KAFU Victor Tsyplakov expresses gratitude for the help in preparing students to the teachers K. Orman, K.Z. Sadykov, A.I. Poltorykhin.