Transneft North’s team has won the Ukhta basketball championship among male teams for the Ukhta UDMF Cup of the Elite League. The tournament was held in the Burevestnik sports complex. The Company’s team won all the games.
The contest was attended by teams representing major employers of the town. The tournament was conducted on a round robin basis. Athletes of Transneft North competed confidently. The final game ended with a score of 98:81 in favor of the Company’s team.
The basketball team of Transneft North is the current champion of the Republic of Komi. The victory at the Ukhta UDMF Cup of the Elite League became the fourth in the team’s winning streak.
Promotion of physical education and sports is one of the priorities of Transneft North's social policy. Employees of the Company take part in municipal and regional sports festivals in football, basketball, swimming, shooting, chess, ski racing and hockey. The best athletes of the Company traditionally participate in significant sports events and represent the Company at the Lyzhnya Rossii (Russian Ski Track) nationwide mass ski race and the Kross Natsii (Cross-Country Race of the Nation) event.