January 26 at 10:00 Fire birth took place in the city of Pavlodar.
The relay started in Pavlodar State University named after Toraigyrov Sultanmakhmut and continued through the streets Lomova – Satpayev – Krivenko – Lower Quay – Lermontov – Lenin – Palace of Culture named Estay. In GDK Estay torchbearers awaited concert program and a technical break.
After the break, the participants of the relay continued the movement in the following areas: GDK – Toraigyrov – Kutuzov – Krivenko – Korolenko. Torch relay has been finished at the Ice Palace “Astana”, where a gala concert took place with the participation of Kazakh artists. Later on the Universiade Fire was placed in the transport flask for transportation to Almaty.
The second year student wrestler Alim Kenzhebaev received the first torch from the hands of the rector of the university PSU Aryn Orsariyev. – Every 200 meters Fire Universiade transferred to one of the 60 participants in the march. At the bottom of the embankment suffered its skiers, then he passed the torch on a sled dog team in the winter and biking. In addition, the regional stage of the torch relay brought together the best university students, veterans of the sport, the best athletes in the area.
Torchbearers representing Pavlodar region at the opening ceremony of the Universiade origin of fire was elected student of PSU named. S.Toraigyrov is the master of sports in Greco-Roman wrestling, Magzumov Eldos is the silver medalist of the Asian Championship among cadets.
The traffic has been suspended during the movement of the torch relay. Roads have been blocked on a quarterly basis, starting from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm during the first stage and from 13:30 pm until 14:30 pm in the second.