Health and Sports
Great attention at the enterprise is paid to organization of sporting events. They are aimed to develop mass sporting athletic movement, to improve health and general physical education, moral and spiritual nurture, and to form healthy lifestyle. Sport competitions bring excitement to people, and it helps to reach good results in sport and strengthens the team spirit. There are no losers in such competitions. Every team gets ready for the victory as decisively as they can.
The person responsible for organizing and holding sporting events at JSC «Skidel Sugar Factory» is Kunitski Andrei Yuzefovich. He is a professional racer, international master of sport in cycle racing, two-time champion of the Republic of Belarus, candidate for the Olympic Games in Athens (2004) and Beijing (2008), repeated competitor of the World and European championships.
These are the main directions of work, executed for the employees of the factory during a year:
- interplant sporting events in the framework of all-year sports contest on separate sports (chess, street ball, indoor soccer, volleyball, table tennis, darts, gorodki);
- table tennis, volleyball and street ball groups;
- participation of cross-function teams in town, regional and republican competitions;
- cycle racing.
Every year the enterprise’s cross-function participates in the sports contest of the Republic held by the concern «Belgospishcheprom». In 2013 it won theIII rd place.
The team achieved a victory both in the individual and in the team events more than once.
The employees who got a place in sport competitions are remunerated by the administration.
In order to promote, develop and popularize sport tourism as one the forms of healthy lifestyle among the employees of the sugar industry of the Republic of Belarus, a tourist rally is organized. The main tasks of the rally are to check technical and tactical skills of tourists, identify strongest teams, train team spirit and cohesion of the employees of the enterprise and develop amateur art activities.
Baseball team «SugarStorm»
JSC «Skidel Sugar Factory» founded a baseball team for physical education of the young. The baseball team «Sugar Storm» is our pride. It is one of the best teams in the Republic. It counts 120 persons, among them are men of middle age, «cadets» — teen-agers from 13 to 15, and «Juveniles» — children from 10 to 12 years old.
In 2013 the baseball team participated in competitions in three age groups:
- Men won the II place in the Championship of the Republic of Belarus, Major League, and the II place in the Republican Competitions for the Cup of the Republic of Belarus.
- Cadets took the II place in the national championship of the RB among cadets,
- Juveniles took the I place in the national championship of the RB among juveniles.
They also participated in Interleague Championship (participating countries: Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland) and in the open championship of Lithuania.
Every year we hold an open competition among children (born in 2001 or younger) for the Cup of the JSC «Skiedl Sugar Factory» (participating countries: Belarus, Russia, Lithuania, Moldova).
The JSC «Skidel Sugar Factory» pays special attention to Grodno football club «Neman» to assist its successful performance and getting a place among the teams of the Major League in the Championship of the Republic of Belarus.
The local football team «Sugar Factory Skidel» also achieves success in the championship among the teams of Grodno district.