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11 must-see events in August
Alfa Future People Festival
From August 10 to 12, near Nizhny Novgorod, the traditional Alfa Future People festival of music and technologies will be held. You can dance to the most modern music, listen to many lectures from businessmen, bloggers and representatives of companies dealing with the latest developments in the field of medicine and digital environment. The festival will also feature various master classes, including calligraphy lessons from artist Pokras Lampas. On AFP this year, you can even pass the TRP standards. And just take part in sports such as volleyball and football freestyle.
Fitness Championship Big Cup
С On August 17-19, large-scale sports competitions will be held in the Moscow ice palace of the Park of Legends and in the Lata track complex, where the strongest crossfit athletes not only from Russia, but also from Belarus, Ukraine and Kazakhstan will fight. Spectators will see a bicycle race, as well as competitions in the fields of gymnastics and weightlifting.
Detailed information: https: //bolshoykubok.rf
LokoLand 2018 Summer Entertainment Festival
On August 19, the territory of the stadium complex of the Russian Railways Arena will again turn into an amusement park for lovers of yoga, street culture, sports, music and cool open-air parties.
The festival program includes yoga and twine lessons in the main arena of the stadium, for children water park and mini-pool for adults, trampoline and bungee jumping, street football, streetball, rugby and table tennis tournaments, turbo shows with vintage muscle cars and grid girls, camel and alpaca riding, dance flash mobs, beatbox shows, foam party, street food and much more.
Gran Fondo bike ride
On August 12, the largest road bike ride in Russia - Gran Fondo Russia - will take place in Ruza. Participants can choose one of three distances: 30 km, 60 km and 100 km. The race will be timed to coincide with the 690th anniversary of the city of Ruza.
Recall that the races of the Gran Fondo series originated almost half a century ago in Italy and quickly spread throughout the world. These cycling races reached Russia only in 2016 thanks to Derk Sauer, a Dutch businessman and a big fan of cycling.
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Russian Fitness Fair
From 23 to 26 August on the territory of the largest trade, exhibition and business Crocus City center will host a grandiose event from the world of fitness - Russian Fitness Fair. The event is organized by the Crocus Fitness chain of fitness clubs and the Moscow Federation of Fitness Aerobics. Master classes from professionals who will tell you about the latest trends in the world of fitness are waiting for you.
Ironstar Crocus Fitness 1/8 Triathlon 2018
On August 26, a triathlon start will take place, which will take place as part of the Russian Fitness Fair. This competition is suitable for both beginners and experienced triathletes. And the venue - the Crocus City trade, exhibition and business center - will provide an unforgettable atmosphere. You will find a 500 m swim, a 22 km cycling race and a 5 km run. Venue: the water area of the Pavshinskaya floodplain of the Moskva River and the Crocus City territory.
The Moscow Ironstar Relay Corporate Race
26 A corporate 10 km race will take place within the Russian City Fair on August. The bottom line is that the participants of the event will represent the company in which they work. You can run along with colleagues in teams of four (each runs 2.5 km) and eight (each runs 1.25 km) people. Not only the competitions in Crocus City are waiting for you, but also a large-scale entertainment program.
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Ironstar Indoor Triathlon Series in Dubai
This is a series of indoor triathlon cup competitions. These triathlon starts are different in that there are no clear distances in them. The task of the participants is to show their best result in the allotted time.
Race of Heroes
Race of Heroes will take place in Moscow on August 18 - an event that can already be considered traditional. Participants will have to overcome the distance with a variety of obstacles. Beginners can also try their hand: there will be instructors on the track who, if necessary, will help and cheer you up. You can run on your own and in a team.
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Russian Running Cup
On August 19, the first Russian Running Cup will take place in Izmailovsky Forest Park. You can choose one of the presented distances: 3 km, 5 km, 10 km and 21 km. Participants will be awarded sports categories and titles according to the version of the World Running Federation.
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Surf True wakesurfing contest
From August 11-12, the Konakovo River Club event-hotel will host the Surf True wakesurfing competition. They will consist of two parts: the official all-Russian wakesurfing competitions - they are also a qualifying stage for the Russian Bulli Surf Cup championship - and amateur competitions in classic ocean surfing on waves from a boat.
The Russian championship itself will take place on 25-26 August on the Grebnoy Canal in Moscow.