It is a training center for the sportsmen of the Tyumen region and other regions of our country. Its technological level of equipment allows us to organize sportsmen training of any level throughout the year.
The center is a venue for regional, all-Russian and international competitions. Now The Pearl of Siberia is ready to host ski racing, biathlon, orienteering and cycling top competitions. In the future we are planning to add more winter sports to the list.
Among the hosted competitions in the center: the European Сhampionship, The 2014 Ski Orienteering World Cup final, the 2011 and 2014 Ski Racing Russian championship. The center regularly hosts international biathlon competitions Governor`s Prize of the Tyumen region, international ski racing competitions The Tyumen Cup and other events. In the summer of 2014 the Summer Biathlon World Championships will take place here.
Norweigian biathlonist Ole Einar Bjorndalen, eight times Olympic champion, winner of the biggest number of awards (13) in the history of the Winter Olympics in all kinds of sports, after Governor`s Prize of the Tyumen Region, where he took the fifth place, expressed the following: `The center is fantastic. The local complex is among the three best ones in the world. The track is good, the infrastructure is developed.`
The concept of development of the Pearl of Siberia implies the presence of the following facilities:
- administrative building;
- service building;
- houses to accommodate the teams;
- skiing and biathlon stadium;
- lit roller ski track with artificial lighting and snowing ski tracks;
- ski tracks;
- water storage;
- cross circles;
- imitation circles;
- videoscreen 4х6 m and information table 4х9m.
The facilities of the infrastructure fit modern standards and requirements of FIS and are designed for broadcasting. In 2012 the center obtained an IBU A-licence.
The Pearl of Siberia was a venue for training sporting lessons organized by the Regional Specialized School of Olympic Reserve in 2009. Pupils of 10 and 11 grades train there, they are the best skiers and biathlonists of the Tyumen region. In 2013 The training Ski Race and Biathlon Center of Olympic Reserve of L.N. Noskova was created on the basis of these trainings.