The Afipsky Oil Refinery won the regional review competition for the best performance of physical culture and sports activity in 2018. The refinery took the first place among enterprises, incorporations and organizations of Krasnodar Territory with the number of employees from 500 to 2000 people.
The annual competition is held under the auspices of the Regional Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports of the Krasnodar Territory and is aimed at promoting sports among the urban and rural population of Kuban. In summing up, the jury assessed the conditions created at the enterprises for physical education and going for sports, the availability of sports facilities, the participation of personnel in sports events, the involvement of worker’s families in physical education and sports.
The Afipsky Oil Refinery traditionally pays great attention to the development of the sports movement and the organization of active leisure of personnel. Thus, in liaison with the refinery trade union, regular hosts events that contribute to the prevention of diseases, maintaining a healthy spirit and good physical shape of workers and encourages teambuilding. The employees of the refinery together with their families take part in the reaching of «Ready for Labor and Defense» standard, sports tournaments, mountaineering, tourist gatherings and rafting on mountain rivers. To participate in the annual refinery games and external events, the refinery team is provided with sportswear and equipment. The most active athletes are encouraged by certificates and valuable gifts from the company.
The active social policy of the Afipsky Oil Refinery was previously awarded with victories at the regional stage of All-Russian contest «Russian organization of high social performance» -2018 among enterprises of the production sector. The Afipsky Oil Refinery took first place in three nominations at a time, namely: «For the reduction of occupational injuries and occupational illnesses», "For the formation of healthy lifestyle" and "For the development of social partnership".