Turkmen Leader Visits Presidential Akhal-Teke Equestrian Complex-Video
World Health Day is widely celebrated in Turkmenistan. In honor of the significant date, sports, fitness and other events took place. In the morning, the Turkmen leader Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov visited the Presidential Akhal-Teke equestrian complex, where he spent "paradise" horses. The head of state also visited the Olympic town.
In his congratulatory Address to compatriots on the occasion of World Health Day, the President emphasized that, as part of the implementation of the national transformational programs, great successes were achieved in organizing a mass physical-health-improving movement and developing sports, in promoting the principles of a healthy lifestyle, and in educating a physically strong and spiritually strong generation.
Concentration of efforts in the social sphere is a characteristic feature of the policy of the head of state. Based on the idea that the health of each person is not only individual, but also of social value, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov initiated large-scale projects to form the appropriate infrastructure, including both medical and sports facilities.
The country has created all the conditions for the development of various sports, while at the same time, traditional types such as equestrian sports are preserved. Thanks to the asceticism of the head of state, the national horse breeding industry has reached a new height, unprecedented measures are being taken to modernize its material and technical base, enhance international cooperation in this area, and promote the Turkmen riding school.
A lot of work is being done in the Akhal-Teke equestrian complex of the President of Turkmenistan to grow purebred “paradise” horses, to improve their exterior and the best sports qualities.
Having visited a horse named Gyratym, the head of state brought him to the arena for training. Gyratym readily carried out various commands, sensitively capturing every sign given. In the interaction of man and horse the main thing is trust.
The head of state, as is known, pays special attention to the further growth of the world prestige of the Akhal-Teke horses - national pride and the heritage of the Turkmen people. With the direct participation of the President, our country has become a center for international events to address the development of the Akhal-Teke horse breeding.
Large foreign organizations involved in breeding the Akhal-Teke breed of horses, well-known horse breeders, specialists in this industry come to the original homeland of famous horses and discuss issues of breed breeding, maintaining its purity and distribution in the world.
Having once played the most important role in the fate of the Turkmens, the Akhal-Teke horse, a phenomenon of national and world culture, still remains the talisman of the successes of our country, the image of the dream of its people, a symbol of aspiration for progress.
After training with Gyrat, the head of state left the Presidential Akhal-Teke equestrian complex.
State News Agency of Turkmenistan (TDH) - Turkmenistan today