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As part of the federal project “Sport is the norm of life” of the national project “Demography”, the All-Russian Day of Running “Cross of the Nation” was held, this year it is dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, which took place in various cities of the Novosibirsk region.

Cross nation has become a traditional day of running for the people of our country and our city. It is attended not only by professional athletes, famous public figures and recognizable personalities, but also amateur athletes.

More than 150 employees of the region’s penitentiary system registered for the event, they decided to test their own capabilities, show themselves at such a large-scale celebration and started at distances of 5,000 and 10,000 meters.

Some of the employees ranked among the top three runners in their races. An employee of the correctional colony №2 Victoria Chygrintseva finished second in the city of Ob. In the city of Kuibyshev, the second female result belongs to Olga Bureeva (IK-12), the third among men was Artem Kuchinsky (SIZO-3). In the city of Barabinsk, Anastasia Falko (IK-13) came second in the women’s race.

The participants of the cross were satisfied with their individual results, each runner at the finish was awarded a T-shirt with the image of the Bugrinsky bridge and the inscription “Cross of the Nation – 2020”.

Press service of the GUFSIN of Russia for the Novosibirsk region

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