Gazprom Pererabotka’s employee Maria Karlova won a gold medal in the World Diamond Cup, an international kickboxing tournament, held from September 21 through 26 in Anapa under the auspices of the World Association of Kickboxing Organizations (WAKO) and the Russian Kickboxing Federation.
On September 5, 2016, young tennis player Vladislav Bannikov was honored in Orenburg for winning the 12th EuroMiniChamp’s table tennis competition in the mini cadet boys category.
The round-robin (all-play-all) tournament pitted the home players – the Fakel Sports School for Children and Youth – against such teams as Khrizotil (Asbest), Foton (Yekaterinburg), and Belye Volki (Revda).
Russia's reigning champion, FC Gazprom-UGRA, confirmed its status at an international level. Russia won the UEFA Cup eight years after its last victory.
On March 2–4, 2016, Gazprom's Mountain Tourist Center hosted the Krasnaya Polyana. Starts of Hopes (Starty Nadezhd) competition, the annual all-Russian children's skiing contest. This year, 90 young athletes from different Russian regions vied for the main prize.