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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

The largest running event of the year, the All-Russian Day of Running “Cross of the Nation-2021”, took place on Krestovsky Island in St. Petersburg.

The sports event was attended by about 1000 people. This number includes the team of the University of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia. The participants of the race were greeted by the vice-governor of St. Petersburg Boris Piotrovsky, and then, together with the runners, went to the start.

The race was also attended by the chairman of the Committee for Physical Culture and Sports, Honored Master of Sports of Russia Anton Shantyr.

The track ran near the Gazprom Arena stadium; volunteers supported the participants along the entire route. All athletes noted the excellent organization of the race.

All employees of the University of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia safely reached the finish line, showed good results in their age categories and received commemorative medals.

Press Service of the University of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia

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

MIL OSI Russia News