Sports school No. 5 of the city of Turkmenabat is a specialized school where gymnasts are trained. The modern sports school was commissioned in 2011. Ten coaches and teachers work here. There are three hundred and eight athletes in twenty-nine groups.
Gymnastics is one of the most common sports in the Lebap velayat. Therefore, it is natural that the school has its own traditions in training athletes. In Lebap velayat, gymnastics training began in 1963. Over the past fifty years, coaches have accumulated a lot of experience in preparing athletes of different ages for various competitions.