The little athletes discovered in the free gymnastics course opened by Diyarbakır Metropolitan Municipality are sweating to become national sportsmen.
DİYARBAKIR (İGFA) – Within the scope of sports schools opened by Diyarbakır Youth and Sports Services Department in order to contribute to the mental, social and physical development of girls and boys aged between 6 and 15, work continues in 20 branches.
3 students who ranked in the artistic gymnastics races held in Diyarbakır on March 25, go through strong training in the course in order to join the national team.
“She sweats to represent Turkey”
10-year-old Fatimetüzzehra Akar, one of the top athletes in the competition, is trying to be selected for the national group in order to represent Turkey in international matches.
Stating that they work at a slow pace in line with the instructions of the teachers, Akar said, “We do gymnastics here, we do somersaults, we build bridges, we have a lot of fun here. Three months ago, I participated in the artistic gymnastics competition,” he said.
One of his students, Rohat Yusuf, stated that he wanted to obtain a degree in Turkey.