International Ahalteke Equestrian Complex Hosted Celebration Events

International Ahalteke Equestrian Complex Hosted Celebration Events

International Ahalteke Equestrian Complex hosted celebration events where Leader of the Nation Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov took part. From early morning, there was atmosphere of inspiration and high emotional rise around the International Ahalteke Equestrian Complex. The members of the Cabinet of ministers, leaders of the Mejlis, military and law enforcement agencies, ministries and departments, hyakims of the velayats and Ashgabat, heads of diplomatic missions accredited in our country and foreign organizations, ambassadors of Turkmenistan to foreign countries, representatives of public organizations and mass media, citizens and the guests of Turkmen capital, who arrived to our country for participation in the events on occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Motherland, gathered there at the foothills of the Kopetdag Mountains. Vehicle of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov came to International Equestrian Complex, where girls in national dresses presented flowers to the Leader of the Nation. The Head of the State was met by storm of applause of the participants – the members of the government, leaders of the Mejlis, military and law enforcement agencies, regional and Turkmen capital administration, ambassadors of Turkmenistan to foreign countries, heads of diplomatic missions and representatives accredited in our country, at the entrance of the complex. Welcoming ambassadors and representatives of foreign countries, the Leader of the Nation expressed his gratitude for their permanent participation in all celebration and other events held in Turkmenistan, the place of peace, friendship and mutual understanding, where many nations live in harmony making single and united people of our country. Speaking of this, the Head of the State highlighted that open door policy, led by Turkmenistan, is aimed at cooperation with all interested states including under competent international organizations and regional structures for the sake of peace on the planet and prosperity of the peoples. President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov entered the territory of decorated complex. There, the Leader of the Nation and Deputy Prime Minister of Republic of Turkey Y?ld?r?m Tugrul Turkes as well as other participants proceeded to the main building of the hippodrome. The way laid along the exhibition of Turkmen producers. Having started familiarization with the exposition, the Head of the State paid attention to the stands of agricultural sector. The President of Turkmenistan and the guests reviewed pavilion with flowers planted by domestic farmers as well as small cages with grouses, porcupines and rabbits. There were thick stems of famous wheat - ak bugday, cultivated by our ancestors and wheat production like flour, pastry and different bakery with distinguishing huge churek (traditional bread) with congratulation sign on it on occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Motherland. At the same place in agricultural sector of mobile exhibition, there were different fruits and vegetables, melons and watermelons, cucumbers and tomatoes, apples and pears, pumpkins and onion, the fruits of fertile Turkmen land. Our farmers can be proud not only of generous harvest but also of production of canned food products, which were also presented at the exhibition. Cotton is one of the main agricultural culture of our country and production of Turkmen farmers, who reported on occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Independence of the Motherland on fulfilment of the state order, harvest of 1 million 50 thousand tons of “white gold”. President of Turkmenistan and his companions familiarized with production of textile industry like thread made of Turkmen cotton, fabric made on their base, clothes including sport one, which became very popular due to the coming V Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat. Carpet items were also demonstrated at the exhibition. The regions of the country presented samples of traditional textile – homespun silk “ketene”, national dress with specific features for different velayats, female cloaks, male karakul fur hats, jewelleries, horse decorations, tableware and ancient tunche-kuyze (kettle) and other. “Building material industry” section demonstrated different types of cement, production of dynamically developing chemical industry of our country – carbamide, different types of mineral fertilizers and other. Great attention of the guests of the event was raised by large tanks with live fish. One of them was for young fish and another for grown species – sharptooth catfish. This type of catfish is very suitable for agricultural activity of our entrepreneurs as specialists say, breeding of sharptooth catfish covers all the expenses after two years. Big variety of goods, different food production, refreshment drinks, juices, canned food products were presented in trade sector of the exhibition. Production of oil refinery and petroleum chemistry, pipes of different diameter and other devices used for development of oil and gas deposits and construction of pipelines as well as different type of petroleum, diesel fuel and lubricating oils are the exhibits of oil and gas block of the show. Construction sector demonstrated models of complex of integrated power system around Ashgabat, which is currently under construction by famous American company “general Electric” and «Calyk Enerji». Models of double-store cottages, designed by students of profile university, were very beautiful. The stands, dedicated to transport and communication sphere, presented models of Turkmen satellite, most modern equipment from best international manufacturers, which is used by Turkmen specialists in establishing of IP and cable television. Numerous topical publications are exhibited in economic, financial, and banking sector. Regarding scientific and educational sphere, public health, sport and organization of youth, the guests were attracted by the displays with medicinal muds of volcanic and other origin, sea salt and salt from the Mollakara Lake, mineral waters, sets of medicinal plants, recipes and application methods, which were described in details in the encyclopaedia of President of Turkmenistan, academician of the Science Academy of the country, Doctor of Medicine Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Book production, scientific and literature works of the Head of the State, art works, textbooks for schools and universities, lexicographical editions like explanatory dictionary of the Turkmen Language, translation bilingual dictionaries, phrasebooks and other are broadly displayed in exhibition pavilion that reflect development of national culture and tourism sphere. The attention of the President of Turkmenistan was attracted by ancient jewellery. The Head of the State explained to foreign guests that Turkmen jewellers use ancient national elements of jewellery art when the y make modern fine items. That is why Turkmen jewellery is so popular not only in our country but also among the guests visiting Turkmenistan. Having noted that from time immemorial, these items had combat function as well, protecting from the blows by cold steel, the Leader of the Nation stated that they were not just beautiful but also very heavy, sometime more than 30 kilograms. At the same place, national musical instruments, small sculptures, art ceramics and other were presented. On his way, the Head of the State watched the fight of two our wrestlers, student of the Turkmen State Institute of transport and Communication, prize winner of the world youth belt wrestling tournament Resul Dovlenov and his competitor Shirmurad Atayev, the student of Turkmen Agricultural University, numerous prize winner of the country competitions. R. Dovlenov became the winner and received young of camel as a prize. The Head of the State, who always pays responsive attention to the honoured elders, greeted and congratulated on the holiday every aksakasl, who arrived from all velayats. Having appreciated the art skills of the artists, the Leader of the Nation went to the President Lodge. There were representatives of different ministries and departments of the country, public organizations, local and international mass media, elders and youth on the tribunes. Its speed and time on different distances were demonstrated by ahalteke horses during 7 rounds. 3-years old horses took part in the first heat for the prize instituted by financial, economic and banking complex. Sorrel mare Sumrut from Ahalteke Equestrian Complex of the President of Turkmenistan, controlled by jockey Ch. Yazdurdiyev, finished first. Sumrut covered 1800 metres in 2 minutes and 01.4 seconds. Sorrel racer Meledon, also from Ahalteke Equestrian Complex with jockey B. Agamyradov (2 minutes 01.6 seconds) was second and sorrel colt Gayrat of the State Border Guard Service controlled by I. Durdiyev was the third one with 2 minutes 01.6 seconds. The distance for the second round for the prized of oil and gas complex was 2400 metres. Dark bay stallion Etmek from the stable of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, rode by O. Yalkabov, was the best on this distance. It covered the length for 2 minutes 39.1 seconds. Black horse Garagum was the second with 2 minute 39.4 seconds result. Chestnut racer Alsekil, belonging to General Prosecution Office was the third one with 2 minutes 40.1 seconds. The third round for 2800 metres distance was sponsored by trade complex. Chestnut Alchep of S. A. Niyazov Turkmen State Agricultural University, guided by Y. Saparov, finished first. Alchep showed 3 minutes 08.5 seconds on this distance. Dark bay Garachay (3 minutes 08.6 seconds) from Y. Bekdurdiyves’ stables was the second. The third place was won by chestnut horse Alsakar (3 minutes 08.7 seconds) from the General Prosecution’s stables. The distance of the fourth heat, where 4-year and older horses took part, was 2800 meters. Racers competed for the prize of transport and communication complex of Turkmenistan. Chestnut horse Gigalibek from the stable of the State Custom Service with jockey B. Begmedov finished first and showed 3 minutes 06.7 seconds. The second place was taken by chestnut stallion Kopetdag of the Supreme Court and the third one by chestnut Gerchek of the Ministry of Internal Affairs with 3 minutes 08.7 seconds and 3 minutes 09.5 second accordingly. In the fifth round (2800 meters distance) with participation of 4-year and elder racers for the prize of complex of construction, energy and communal services of the country, bay horse Serkerde of the Ministry of National security was the first with results of 3 minutes 13.5 seconds. The second place was won by black Gurgun from Ahalteke Equestrian Complex of the president of Turkmenistan. It showed 3 minutes 15.3 seconds. It was followed by grey Gyrgaplan (3 minutes 15.6 seconds) from the stables of the General Prosecution. Four- years horses and elder ones took part in the sixth round for 2800 metres. The first prize of industrial complex of Turkmenistan was won by bay stallion Kemer from Ahalteke Equestrian Complex of the President of Turkmenistan. Kemer covered the distance for 3 minutes 11.4 seconds. It was ridden by master jockey B. Agamyradov. The second place was taken by bay Ulker (owner G. Kyyasov) guided by Y. Saparov with 3 minutes 11.5 seconds result. Black Aknazar from the stable of the Ministry of Justice rode by B. Amansakhatov showed 3 minutes 16.7 seconds and was on the third place. The distance of the final heat, where 4-years old racers and older ones took part, was 2800 metres. It was competitions for the main prize instituted by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Independence of the country. Grey Gyokaya from Ahalteke Equestrian Complex of the President of Turkmenistan. The racer, guided by master jockey B. Babayev The first in these intensive and exciting races showed 3 minutes 14.2 seconds The second place in the final heat was conquered by sorrel horse Keymirdon (3 minutes 14.3 minutes) also from the stable of Ahalteke Equestrian Complex of the President of Turkmenistan. The third place was taken by black stallion Perhat from “Baharly” equestrian farm of oil and gas complex. Its result was 3 minutes 16.8 seconds. The races, conducted on occasion of the anniversary of the Independence, were very exciting. During the breaks, the visitors enjoyed the tunes and songs performed by art masters as well as music of bakshys. State News Agency of Turkmenistan