To Independence Day of Turkmenistan в International Akhalteke Horse Racing Complex The celebrations were held with the participation of Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, members of the Cabinet, the leadership of the Mejlis, ministries and departments, the khakim of the capital, honorary elders and young people.
Horse race - one of the most beloved traditions of the Turkmen nation, which, thanks to the continuity of generations and careful preservation of cultural heritage, is continued in modern Turkmenistan. Turkmens highly esteem the noble Akhalteke horses and dedicate works of art to them.
The International Akhal-Teke Horse Racing Complex was festively decorated for the festivities, and displays of arts and crafts gave the event a national flavor.
At the hippodrome of the complex took place 7 races, the six winners of which received cash prizes of $15 thousand on behalf of the spheres of national economy. The main presidential prize of $30 thousand to the winner of the race of four-year-old and older horses at 2400 meters went to the master-jockey B. Agamyradov at Dorgunan.