Recreation in motion: a track and field marathon is taking place in Pskov
Pskov is known al round the world due to its old fortresses, cathedrals and architectural ensembles. This cozy old town embodies more than the 2,000-year-long history and traditions of the Russian land. The Trinity Cathedral, Pskov Fortress, Mirozhsky Monastery, Pogankin’s House and a number of old churches of Pskov are on the cultural heritage list of the Russian Federation. It makes the town an important spiritual and tourist center of Pskov region and Northwest Russia. People come here to walk along old streets, to touch ancient walls, to enjoy the most beautiful views of the monasteries.
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Going to Pskov in May for a vacation or for the weekend you have an opportunity to participate in the Second Pskov Tricolor TV Marathon as a fan or a sportsman. The track of the marathon goes round the historical sites of the town. The event is taking place on May 21, 2017. Three distances are offered: a marathon — 42.2 km; a semimarathon — 21.1 km and Nordic walking — 7 km.
You can get detailed information and register on the website.
This year Tricolor TV is implementing the socially significant project Time of Victories with Tricolor TV supporting sports events, including the Second Pskov Tricolor TV Marathon.