The chairman of the Ulyanovsk region government Alexander Smekalin, the minister of physical culture and sports of the region Nikolay Tsukanov and the director of the non-profit organization Ulcress Yulia Korzhenkova took part a working meeting was held in the Zhadovsky monastery (Baryshsky district).

Guests were received by the dean of the monastery, the head of the Peresvet sports club, the trainer in mixed martial arts Hieromonk Tikhon (Kuznetsov).

Zhadovsky monastery was chosen as one of the sites of the 1st TAFISA World Martial Arts Festival. It is here where festival guests are reconstructing events related to the history of Russian combat. It is expected that it will be a bright spectacle with the participation of reconstruction and equestrian sports clubs, as well as masters of traditional crafts. Stay in touch for more details!