The sports and recreation complex was opened in Volozhin. This is the first sports center of such kind in the whole region. The two swimming pools for adults and children can accommodate more than 300 people a day. In addition to swimming pools, there is a gym, a hall for wrestling, as well as a playground for volleyball, football, basketball, where people can also hold competitions. The opening of the sports complex entailed the creation of about half a hundred jobs in Volozhin.