THE CONGRESS IS ORGANIZED BY

International Public Organization for Promotion of Science and Sport “Sport, People, Health” (Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation)

Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health (Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation)

Mr. Vasily Shestakov

The Executive committee Chairman of the International Social Organization for the Promotion of Science and Sports “Sport, People and Health”

International SAMBO Federation (FIAS) President

Mr. Vladimir Taimazov

The Co-Chairman of the International Social Organization for the Promotion of Science and Sports “Sport, People and Health”

The Chief Scientific Adviser of Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health

The Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the Congress

International Public Organization for Promotion of Science and Sport “Sport, People, Health”

International Public Organization for Promotion of Science and Sport “Sport, People, Health” operates for more than 10 years. The Organization headquarters are located in St. Petersburg. The main purpose of the Organization is to prepare and conduct the International Scientific Congresses “Sport, People and Health” to be held in Saint Petersburg every two years.
Since the first Congress in 2003, its main goal has been to facilitate the integration of efforts applied by the international scientific society, state agencies of various countries focused on achieving the goals of physical, spiritual and ethical development of the society; to determine the role and place of sport in activity of different population groups, modern understanding of meaning of physical training and sports activities in providing a healthy lifestyle; to consolidate efforts of the international and national organizations to propagate the innovative projects targeted on achieving a harmonious personal development in the systems of physical training and sports, healthcare and education.
Objectives of the Congress:
• to determine a current status and regulatory and legal foundations of physical education and sport development in the international community;
• to validate the theoretic and methodical, social and psychological, medical and ethical aspects of sport development;
• improvement of physical training and sports activities at preserving and promoting the health of people in various countries;
• to research inter-dependence among the modern sports, health and physical activities;
• to facilitate growth of physical activities exercised by various groups of population in their everyday life;
• to study and distribute the best practices and innovative projects focused on the harmonious personal development in the systems of physical training and sports, healthcare and education in various countries all over the world;
• to consolidate the Olympic principles and to enhance the Olympic Movement.

Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health

Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health in Saint Petersburg founded by an outstanding scientist and educator Peter Lesgaft in 1896 is the oldest higher physical education institution in the  world. Since the first days of its existence, the university has been one of the largest centers of scientific and cultural life of Russia. Since its foundation, the university has hard and fruitful scientific work. Scientific schools in anatomy, physiology, psychology, biomechanics, theory of physical education, sports training, recreational and adaptive physical education have been established.

SAMBO International Federation (FIAS)

SAMBO International Federation (FIAS) is a non-governmental public non-commercial organisation, uniting national SAMBO federations. FIAS is the only recognised international organisation being in charge of the development of SAMBO in the world.