For the third day in waters of Kuibyshev reservoir storage takes place serious sports battles. More than a hundred athletes from Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic and Sweden are involved in the final stage of the world Cup IKA snowkite SNOW KITE WORLD CUP 2020, held in Togliatti.
Every day over Zhigulevsk sea to rise hundreds of colorful sails and kites. The first two days athletes competed in the speed discipline a course-flight stunt the discipline of freestyle.
Today, February 29, professional athletes took to the marathon distance. The weather was good, racing, the wind was in abundance, the sun maintained a sporting spirit, and the water in the distance added excitement. First among skiers finished Michael Konstantinov, the Turban Ilya and Nikita Kodanev. The snowboarders in the top three turned out to be brother and sister Artem Garashchenko and Valeriya and Egor Kamalov.
Professionals supported the fifty riders lovers. Starting simultaneously with the professionals, they took part in the legendary marathon “Zhigulevskoye sea” and were about 35 km race among skiers “gold” Vladislav Semakov, “silver” Stanislav Krylatov, and Vladimir Koshelev has received “bronze”.
The third day the competition continues youth class “DIX”, taking part guys with 9 to 18 years from different regions of Russia. They are chasing the light version of the discipline a course-flight. At the end of the day the lead kept Savva of Kilpio, Marina Semenikhina and Christina Rusakov.
On Sunday in the world Cup IKA will be the final race in the disciplines course-flight in children and adults. And at 18:00 the ceremony will sum up the final results, and will be known the names of the winners of the World Cup in Snowkiting SNOWKITE IKA WORLD CUP 2020.
In parallel with the competition on the Bank hosted the VI international Winter festival of active recreation “Zhigulevskoye sea — a favourite city”. Residents and guests are entertained with numerous interactive platforms and participated in contests. Everyone had the opportunity to play hockey giant hockey stick, to beat the strike by mega-ball, ride on a dog sled, to join crossfit or win prizes from sponsors.
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