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Fun | Sports  | 30.12.21

Russian Athlete Took Bronze in 10 Km Race at Tour de Ski

Russian skier, Natalia Nepryaeva, took third place in the 10 km classic style race at the stage of the multi-day Tour de Ski. The best result was shown by the representative of Finland, Kerttu Niskanen, who covered the distance in 27 minutes and 4 seconds. The Swede, Ebba Andersson, who finished second, lost 18.2 seconds

Fun | Sports  | 29.12.21

Russian Biathletes Won Silver in Christmas Race

Russian biathletes won silver in the Christmas Race in Ruhpolding, Germany. The Russian team consisted of Matvey Eliseev and Evgenia Burtasova. They lost 56.8 seconds to the Austrians Lisa Theresa Hauser and Felix Leitner, who covered the distance in 32 minutes and 15.5 seconds. The bronze medal was taken by the representatives of the Czech

Culture | Insight | Around Russia  | 06.09.21

Russians Boycott Sushi Restaurants to Protect Traditional Values

Recently, a large scandal has happened in Russia. After two sushi restaurant chains posted photos with a black man in Instagram advertising posts, the founder of the “Men’s State” movement, Vladislav Pozdnyakov, called on the country’s residents to boycott the networks, RIA Novosti reports.  The restaurant “Yobidoyobi” eventually had to delete a post with a

Recommended | Fun | Sports  | 01.03.21

Novosibirsk Biathlete Won World Championship Race in Austria

Denis Irodov, an 18-year-old student of the Novosibirsk biathlon complex, won the Biathlon World Championship in the individual race (12.5 km with four firing lines) in the city of Obertilliach (Austria), the press service of the International Biathlon Union in Russia reports.  It is noted that among the highest awards of the young athlete today

Recommended | Events | Insight | Nizhny Novgorod  | 16.02.21

Hot Air Balloon Race to Start in Nizhny Novgorod

Until the end of February 2021, the annual “SharNN Challenge Cup” will start in Nizhny Novgorod, in which more than 10 pilots from all over the country will take part, NewsNN reports. The unique aeronautical event is the “long jump” hot air balloon race which this year will be held already for the fourth time. 

Recommended | Fun | Sports  | 22.01.21

Alexander Loginov Won Biathlon World Cup in Italy

Russian biathlete, Alexander Loginov, won the individual race at the seventh stage of the World Cup in Antholz-Anterselva (Italy). He covered the distance of 20 kilometres in 48 minutes 41.8 seconds. On four firing lines, Loginov did not make a single mistake.  It is noted that the second position was taken by the Norwegian Sturla

Recommended | Fun | Sports  | 29.12.20

Russian Biathletes Won Christmas Race in Germany

Russian biathletes, Evgenia Pavlova and Matvey Eliseev, became the first in the mass start and pursuit race as part of the Christmas race in Ruhpolding (Germany). For Russian athletes, this was already the fifth victory in such race.  It is noted that in the mass start, Russian athletes finished first, despite three misses. Their closest

Funny Russia | Fun | Videos  | 28.12.20

Nizhny Novgorod Residents Threw Party at Waterfall [Video]

On December 26, all Nizhny Novgorod communities on the VKontakte social network got a funny video about “the right way to have real fun”.    A group of Nizhny Novgorod residents set up a camping bath on the ice at the non-freezing waterfall on Kudma river and arranged rides with snow tubes. Social network users

Insight | Chelyabinsk  | 27.12.20

Motocross Track Opened in Magnitogorsk

The territory on which the old motocross track is located has recently turned out to be in an industrial zone, so competitions on it are now strictly prohibited. In this regard, a new modern track was created in Magnitogorsk, the length of which is almost one and a half kilometres, chelTV reports.   It is noted

Recommended | Fun | Sports  | 28.09.20

Siberian Limit 2020: Novosibirsk Athletes Took Part in Hurdle Race

The ‘Siberian Limit’ race took place in the Bugrinskaya Roshcha park, where more than 130 Novosibirsk residents came to take part in an obstacle course, falling into mud, sleet, and crawling under a truck. Among the participants this year there are not only amateurs but also professional athletes. Overcoming the entire obstacle course takes no

Recommended | Events | Visit | Videos  | 27.08.20

IFV Races Took Place in Novosibirsk Akademic Town [Video]

As part of the international competition “Excellence in Military Intelligence” mechanics-drivers of armored infantry vehicles competed in speed. At the tank training ground of the Novosibirsk Higher Military Command School, scouts performed various exercises.   The main event of the day was the IFV (BMP) races. Drivers must cover a 15-kilometre track. On the way,

Insight | Events | Omsk  | 22.08.20

Omsk Bikers Celebrated Russian Flag Day

On August 22, in honour of the Russian Flag Day, as well as in order to draw attention to donations in the country, Omsk bikers organized a motorcycle race, the Omsk regional TV-Channel reported.   The bikers started their race from the Victory Park with Russian flags along the central streets of Omsk, namely Suvorov St,