15:48 Dec. 25, 2016
Kyiv hosted another stage of Crossfit games among veterans and physically challenged people of the ATO on Dec.24
A Crossfit competition "Games of Heroes" took place in Kyiv on December 24.
There were around 50 sportsmen from different Ukrainian regions participating. They were veterans and physically challenged people of the Anti-Terrorist Operation in eastern Ukraine.
Previous stages of the Games were held in Kharkiv, Dnipro, Mykolaiv and Lviv.
The main goal of the event is a psychological and physical rehabilitation of Ukrainian soldiers, a social adaptation of disabled people and promotion of a sporting lifestyle amongst the youth.