KNURE female students break gender stereotypes
In order to meet the growing needs of female students for martial arts and get rid of gender stereotypes about “purely male sports”, for them at the Department of Physical Education and Sports NURE created good conditions for the most popular martial arts: boxing, kickboxing, karate, sambo , taekwondo and the Ukrainian national sport – horting.
Thanks to the cooperation with the All-Ukrainian federations, within the framework of the Strategy of sustainable development of the University, conditions were created for strengthening health and comprehensive physical training, as well as for studying special techniques and techniques of martial arts.
Classes with female students are held in study groups in academic physical education classes and in sports sections, where students have the opportunity to intensively improve their competitive skills and effectively prepare for sports competitions.
At the Department of Physical Education and Sports NURE held a traditional boxing tournament in which students who chose to improve this courageous sport were able to fully demonstrate the competitive skills and beauty of women’s boxing. Kickboxing and horting competitions will follow.
NURE has all the conditions for both boys and girls, to engage in martial arts in more depth, to participate in competitions of various levels, to receive sports ranks and titles, which gives better opportunities to use the acquired knowledge and practical skills in everyday life and in choosing future profession.