A number of large sporting facilities will be built in Mogilev Region in 2007-2010 within the framework of the sport development program, head of the regional department for physical cvulture, sport and tourism told Interfax.
In particular, there will be built a swimming pool in Krichev, a roller ski track in Shklov and a sports and recreation center in Belynichi.
Projects under construction include an ice palace in Bobruisk, a sports palace in Bykhov and a rowing club in Mogilev.
The city of Mogilev will also have an Olympic gymnastics center, the source informed.
In addition to construction of facilities, the program stipulates training professional athletes, including world class sportsmen and would-be participants in the Olympic Games (summer 2008, winter 2010).