Sports stars invite everyone interested to participate in biggest race in Belarus’ history

7 August 2015

Fourteen Olympic champions and world champions from seven countries, including basketball player Andrei Kirilenko, biathlete Valentina Semerenko and discus thrower Virgilijus Alekna, took part in yesterday’s Viber conference streamed on a big screen near the Palace of Sports. The sports stars addressed Minsk residents, inviting everyone to participate in a polo marathon, the biggest race in the history of Belarus scheduled to take place on 13 September, which is Minsk City Day.

A group of runners, including Olympic silver medalist decathlete Andrei Kravchenko and footballer Alexander Gleb have tested the race’s route, consisting of three distances: 5km, 10km and 21km.

To participate in the international polo marathon, everyone interested can apply for a free visa till 14 August.