The registration for the 7th Traditional International Demino Ski Marathon WORLDLOPPET is opened!
Discover Russia! The registration for the 7th Traditional International Demino Ski Marathon WORLDLOPPET is opened!
The registration for the 7th Traditional International Demino Ski Marathon WORLDLOPPET began on the official web-site www.marathon.demino.com. The event will take place in Ski Sport Centre Demino on March, 16-17, 2013. For the first time it will be held as a part of the elite WORLDLOPPET marathon series. Welcome to Russia, the country of amazing discovery, hospitable people and the most beautiful snow!
Cross-country skiing is known to be one of the most popular kinds of sport in Russia. Skiing became the most popular type of outdoor activities due to long winter and vast territories. Skiing has long-standing history and well-established traditions in Russia. The names of Russian skiers are known all over the world. They are winners and medalists of Winter Olympic Games, World Cups and other international competitions. So, WORLDLOPPET has finally come to Russia!
Golden 50 km FT race and Silver 25 km CT race will be carried out on March, 16-17. The course became more interesting and available for the athletes with different training level. It runs across the most attractive, historical places of Yaroslavl region (the central part of Russia). The Marathon competitors will have a chance to enjoy the scenery of the river Volga, the great Russian river, snow-covered Russian forests and vast spaces, the sights of antique buildings, situated in Rybinsk backwoods. Andrey Arsenyev, the international technical delegate and homologation FIS inspector, supervises course preparation.
One of the most emotional competitions – Baby-Marathon will take place in Demino again. Young athletes (from the age of four years old) and numerous fans will gather on the Demino course once more. Last year Russian Father Frost congratulated the winners. This year the organizers are preparing more pleasant surprises.
Organizers understand how prestigious it is to hold competitions under the WORLDLOPPET brand. They take every effort to ensure professional holding of the Marathon 2013. High-end team is formed, the working on the course preparation, cultural program is provided covering every day of the event. There are comprehensive travel programs for the foreign competitors. Cross Country Ski Federation of Russia and Russialoppet, the government of Yaroslavl region and Rybinsk administration give their support to the Marathon every year. International sport brands FISCHER, ATOMIC, SALOMON, major federal and regional companies, distribution networks become the partners of the Demino Marathon yearly.
It will be the international sport event with the true Russian character. Discover Russia! Welcome to the 7th Traditional International Demino Ski Marathon WORLDLOPPET!
Find the regulations of the Marathon, registration rules and lodging on the official web-site www.marathon.demino.com. Use on-line consultation on our forum.