Darts and running: prisoners in Armenia competed against members of the colony

PHOTO : “the World 24” / Alla Smirnova


In the walls of the colony of Abovyan in the Kotayk province took place the championship among women prisoners, reports “WORLD 24”. Participants competed in seven disciplines. It is running on 30 meters, long jump, arm wrestling, checkers, table tennis, volleyball and Darts.

An interesting innovation this year, as they competed not only among themselves but also against the members of the colony. The winners were awarded cups, medals, certificates and memorable gifts.

“The goal of the tournament not only promote a healthy lifestyle, but also to brighten up the everyday life of prisoners, to provide active rest, cheerful mood. We try to do everything to at least season the convicts are distracted from their everyday worries. We provide them sports equipment and uniform,” says head of Department of mass sports of Ministry of sports and youth Affairs of Armenia Suren Prazyan.