Meeting with winners of 2017–2018 world championships and holders of gold GTO badges

Source: President of Russia – The Kremlin – English

The meeting was attended by winners of GTO festivals from Kemerovo Region and Bashkiria, winners of the National Spartakiad of Pensioners and young world champions of 2017–2018 in the sports included in the GTO programme (sambo, shooting, artistic gymnastics, etc).
The GTO programme was revived in 2014 to promote mass sports and involves training and trials in 11 age groups, from 6 to 70 years of age and older. Gold, silver or bronze GTO badges are awarded to those who pass all the tests, depending on difficulty.