First Universiade 2017 ticket office opens in Almaty
Next year, Kazakhstan will host the World Winter Universiade. The first ticket office of the international competitions opened in Almaty. It provides not only the sale of tickets, but also the detailed information on the events schedule, the timetable of transport and the location of sports facilities.
NURZHAN ABYLHAIYR, DEPUTY DIRECTOR, UNIVERSIADE 2017:
In case necessary it is possible to exchange, refund tickets at the center. This is the first ticket office for sale in Kazakhstan for all events of the Universiade.
Presently, people mostly buy tickets for figure skating.
ANNA MARIYNA, RESIDENT OF ALMATY:
I want to go to figure skating, because I like this sport. It is beautiful and graceful.
In general, 35,000 spectators will be to witness the new achievements and support favorite athletes. Tickets are available for the competitions in all 12 sports. Special tariffs are provided for school and student groups.