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31 August 2021, 09:01

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The festival will take place on the Rowing Canal in Krylatskoye, where the organizers have specially prepared zones for each sports discipline.

The capital will host a bright sporting event – the Open Water Festival of Water Sports, organized by the Department of Sports.

The large-scale celebration will take place on September 10-12. It will include several big competitions. In addition, separate areas will open, where events for everyone, including children, will be held, as well as entertainment and food zones. The festival will take place on the Rowing Canal in Krylatskoye, where the organizers have specially prepared zones for each sports discipline.

Aquabike and hydroflight

On Saturday, September 11, Muscovites will be able to watch the final of the Russian Powerboat Championship. Competitions will be held in such disciplines as “aquabike”, “motosurf”, “hydroflight” and “aquabike HF” (flight over water, board with a GP1 water cannon).

Aquabike is the collective name for several technical disciplines of powerboat racing associated with jet ski racing. It will be a real treat for aquabike lovers in Russia.

Gathering of spectators at 17:00. Free admission.

SUP carnival: workshops and competitions

Open Water SUP Fest will take place on September 12. Everyone is invited to join the SUP carnival (a carnival costume is required), as well as compete in various SUP races. Participants will receive prizes.

Also, amateurs will be able to assess their level in the SUP-marathon or SUP-sprint. And in the technical race, professional athletes will show their skills. In addition, guests will have the opportunity to take part in SUP yoga classes on stable SUP boards on smooth water.

To become a participant of the SUP-festival, you need to register on official website

High diving: jumping into the water from the maximum height

One of the brightest events will be the world series competition in one of the most extreme sports – high-diving, which will be held for the first time in Moscow on 12 September. High diving is jumping from specially erected structures of a certain height (27 meters). This is the maximum height from which a person can safely dive into the water.

During the jump from a tower almost nine-storey high, the athlete is not only in a state of natural fall, but also performs a number of incredible tricks, gaining speed up to 95 kilometers per hour. In total, there are 20 professional high-diving athletes in the world.

Gathering of spectators at 18:30.

Skateboarding: shows and workshops

On September 12, another extreme competition will take place – the Moscow Skateboarding Cup. The tournament will be held in two age categories – children under 14 years old and adults over 14 years old. The best riders of the capital will gather to make a real show in the discipline “street”. In addition, professionals will conduct master classes for young skateboarders. Beginning at 15:00.

In addition to the competitive part, an entertainment program was prepared for the audience with a performance by a musical group, fireworks and lighting. There will also be a unique daytime show of flyboarders, aquabikers and wakeboarders. Everyone is invited to take part in wakesurfing and streetball lessons.

A complete list of events has been published on the site, there you can also sign up for master classes.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and or sentence structure not be perfect.

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