Locals witnessed a dazzling firework display in Krasnoyark on Tuesday as Winter Universiade 2019 came to a close.

“Everything is organized very luxuriously. The bar the very high. Everything is so beautiful in our city. Splendid Universiade. I did not expect such a Universiade,” visitor Valeria said.

Russia performed the best overall, with a record-breaking 112 medals, smashing its own record of 71 at the 2017 Universiade in Kazakhstan's Almaty. South Korea and Japan took second and third place with 14 and 13 medals, respectively.

The 2019 Winter Universiade is an international student and youth competition. This is the first time the event has taken place in Russia.

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