A traditional day race timed to coincide Victory Day has been held at the USU biathlon base
The day race "Run to Victory" was held at the biathlon center of SC "Zarya" of Ulyanovsk State University. The relay was timed to coincide with the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of the country from the fascist invaders. The teachers and students of USU, representatives of the Ministry of Health, medical workers, students of the Olympic reserve school in judo, as well as members of the Ulyanovsk regional organization of the All-Russian Society of the Blind participated in the race.
The participants ran along a kilometer lap in the forest, during the race you could have a rest and eat.
According to the rules it was allowed to move by running, walking and Scandinavian walking, said Vladimir Valtsev, the chief judge of the competitions, the Dean of the Faculty of Physical culture and rehabilitation of Ulyanovsk State University. - We were very lucky with warm, sunny weather. All participants showed extraordinary willpower in running the distance.
The final test was conducted in six age groups among men and women from 18 to 60 years and older. All the winners and prize-winners were awarded with cups, medals and diplomas.