Calendar: Week of May 13
Monday morning: May news and events calendar
This Monday is truly unique - you can relax a bit and enjoy the spring holidays. But you need to be able to relax with benefit, so we have prepared announcements of spring activities for you, in which you can take part. In our traditional digest, we have collected May races, sports festivals, bike rides and even a movie premiere of a full-length film about surfing in Russia ...
Wings For Life 2018: Running with the whole world
May 6, 2018 at exactly 14:00 (Moscow time) one of the most massive, inspiring and unusual running events starts again - the international charity run Wings for Life World Run, whose participants run after those who cannot, in order to find a cure spinal cord injuries. This year, the race itself for Russians will be held in a new, digital format: everyone can download the application to their phone and choose a starting point at their discretion, be it a park, square or stadium near the house.
Download the application for IOS.
Download Android App.
ACV Mixed Martial Arts Tournament
On May 5, the Olimpiyskiy Sports Complex will host the ACV 86 Mixed Martial Arts Tournament. will see more than a dozen fights, and in four fights the fight will go for the belt of the world champion according to the ACV. The title revenge between Marat Balaev and Yusuf Raisov is considered the culmination of the upcoming tournament.
Buy a ticket.
Track and field competitions
On May 5, at the Salut Heraklion stadium, the track and field competitions of the Geraklion Athletics series will take place. Registration continues for the 100 and 200 meter races, the Heraklion Mile (1.609 km) and the Swedish relay race (800m * 600m * 400m * 200m). Also, the event will host a large-scale Record Race (10000m), in which, along with runners, the stars of Russian athletics will take part.
Cycling Race Path of Victory
On May 5 and 6, there will be several bicycle races at various distances dedicated to Victory Day. The tracks pass through the picturesque places of the Moscow region. You can take part in races 80, 130, 200 or 300km. Cyclists will finish at the Cliff of Love, where they will be reinforced with buckwheat porridge and hot tea.
Details and registration.
Races Path of Victory
On May 9, Moscow Gorky Park will host a series of races dedicated to Victory Day. Races are planned for a distance of 1 km for children, 5 and 10 km, as well as a half marathon (21.1 km), a marathon (42.2 km) and an ultramarathon (50 km). There are only a few free seats left.
Details and registration.
On May 26, a festive concert Classic. Forever, organized by Reebok, will take place in Moscow. The party will feature performers Batista, Aigel, MNOGOZNAAL, Kasta. The colorful event will be timed to the Become Human sports festival, and the concert will be free for festival participants.
Feature-length film about surfing in Russia
Quiksilver presents the first feature-length documentary Priboy, which tells about Russian surfing, directed by Konstantin Kokorev. The premiere screenings are scheduled for May 19 and 20 and will be held at the Moscow House of Cinema and the Aurora cinema in St. Petersburg. Filming took place in various cities of Russia, including Kaliningrad and Sakhalin.
You can buy tickets here.
Opening of Crocus Fitness Kuntsevo - a new luxurious fitness club of the chain
Mid-spring is great a reason to start preparing your figure for the summer. And what could be better than doing it in a comfortable and truly luxurious atmosphere, which is conducive to positive changes in yourself. At the end of April, the grand opening of the second fitness clubs of the Crocus Fitness chain took place in the Vegas shopping center Kuntsevo. The fitness club is located on four floors and, like the first one, has united all the latest trends in the global fitness industry. The club features the most relevant programs: functional training, martial arts, crossfit, Les Mills, hot yoga classes and much more.
Going in for sports is getting easier. There is only one thing that cannot be bought - the desire to reach new heights.