Lviv Sports

UKRAINIAN BIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIP HELD IN LVIV REGION

Issue 42, January 2012.
The winter sports development centre in Tysovets, Skolivskyi district, hosted the 2011/12 season’s national biathlon and skiing competition.

STRENGTH OF THE NATION

Issue 41, December 2011.
On 18-20 November, Shuvar-Expo centre hosted a new event celebrating all things muscular. Festival “Strength of the Nation” saw Ukraine’s strongest people compete in arm wrestling, power lifting, heavy athletics and bodybuilding events.

UKRAINIAN VICTORY OVER AUSTRIA BUILDS MOMENTUM IN EURO 2012 PREPARATIONS

Issue 41, December 2011.
The Ukrainian national football team were triumphant in the first match played at the newly-opened Lviv Arena on November 15, beating Austria 2-1 in an action packed international friendly.

THE 48TH GOLDEN AUTUMN!

Issue 39, October 2011.
September saw the Golden Autumn International Archery Tournament, which has been held in Lviv for over 48 years! Over 200 archers competed from Belarus, Kazakhstan, Poland, Romania, Russia, Spain and Ukraine.

ANOTHER LVIV TALISMAN TEAM

Issue 39, October 2011.
Western Ukraine’s first professional ice hockey club was formed in Lviv on September 13th. Levy or ‘Lions’ already plans to enter the Ukrainian Professional Ice Hockey League this year.
“EURO 2012 Tournament friend” Igor Kulchytsky

UEFA EURO 2012 MAIN TROPHY

Issue 38, September 2011.
On July 19, Lviv brewery got their hands on the UEFA EURO 2012 Main Trophy! The Cup was specially delivered to Ukraine for championship sponsors “Slavutych” Carlsberg Group.
Local historian and tour guide Petro Radkovets lectures on football history

MARKING THE FIRST FOOTBALL GAME

Issue 38, September 2011.
117 years ago, the first goal was scored 6 minutes into the first ever football game between Ukraine and Poland, marking the beginning of Lviv’s footballing history

UEFA CORPORATE HOSPITALITY PROGRAM.

Issue 37, July 2011.
On June 23, the “UEFA EURO 2012 Prestige Club” Corporate Hospitality Program, was launched with a press lunch and еvening VIP presentation.

FOOTBALL STAR ACCEPTS AMBASSADOR POST

Issue 36, June 2011.
Ukraine’s EURO 2012 Tournament Director Markian Lubkivskyi, ap- pointed FC Karpaty’s Artem Fedetskyy as the new UEFA Volunteer Ambassador in Lviv.

MOTOCROSS ROUTE REACHES INTERNATIONAL STANDARD

Issue 36, June 2011.
Organised by the Motosport Federation of Ukraine, “Sokilnyky EXTREME” sport club and Galycial fuel company “GFC”, the ICOMR 2011 Sokilnyky EXTREME International Cup Motocross attracted entrants from