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VTB Arena park project, which includes the reconstruction of the Dynamo Central Stadium, received the award of the SportsFacilities magazine as the best urban project with sports infrastructure. The award ceremony has taken place today in the Palmira Business Club. It should be noted that the award has been established by SportB2B Publishing House with the support of the RF Ministry of Sport and is given for the second year in a row. In 2014 VTB Arena park received the award in category “Best Large-scale Sport Projects”.
VTB Bank Senior Vice President, Project Manager of VTB Arena park Andrei Peregoudov, “We are especially pleased to get an award in category “Best Urban Project with Sports Infrastructure”. We are implementing a multi-purpose, complex and conspicuous project, which will have place for professional and popular sports, entertainment facilities and boutiques, apartments and a hotel. Thanks to this project an extensive city territory is being developed practically in the center of Moscow. And all this is surrounded by the centuries-old Petrovsky Park, which is in itself a wonderful place for physical culture and sports training. Now the project is at active stage of construction, by 2017 we will reach the final stage of construction works. We hope that the founders of the award will not leave our project unnoticed in future!”
In total, 50 prizes in 20 categories were given as part of the all-Russian award “Sports Facilities. Year Results”. The preparation for the Football World Cup 2018 and the Hockey World Cup 2016, the results of the federal special-purpose programs, the most progressive urban and entertainment projects with sports infrastructure, the projects supporting regional, popular and children’s sports were grouped into separate blocks. The honored guests of the ceremony included the representatives of the RF President Administration, of the Moscow and Moscow Region Governments, governors and members of regional governments, the representatives of the RF Ministry of Sport, of the World Cup 2018 Organization Committee, of the Russian Football Union, the Russian Football Premier League, the Kontinental Hockey League, of the industrial corporations, investment companies and funds supporting sports, and famous sportsmen.