4 March 2023
Children of Asia Games end with spectacular closing ceremony in Kemerovo

The closing ceremony at the Kuzbass Ice Palace wrapped up the 2nd Winter Children of Asia International Sports Games in Kemerovo on 4 March.

The Games featured over 850 young athletes from 12 countries. The Belarusian team comprised 68 athletes. The Games included 57 medal events.
Belarus won one gold, five silver, and five bronze medals. Polina Sivets clinched gold in the 3,000m event.


Polina also collected two silver medals in 1,500m and mass start. Silver medalists are Eva Bedritskaya (ski jumping), Matvei Mager, Daniil Bychkov, Darya Stepanova and Ksenia Lukashevich (short track mixed relay), and Konstantin Kaspierovich ( cross-country friendship relay).


Apart from the mixed relay silver Daniil Bychkov won two bronze medals in short track 500m and junior relay. In the junior relay Daniil Bychkov secured bronze together with Matvei Mager, Roman Zelenin and Timofei Zhuk. Bronze medals also went to figure skater Vasily Borokhovsky, skier Viktoriya Zhemkova (friendship relay) and speed skaters Roman Chernyavsky, Fyodor Danilov and Radomir Minin (team sprint). In the medal standings Belarus ranked third behind Russia and Kazakhstan.




Photos by the NOC of Belarus