08 May 2015, Friday, 17:22

Relay race and cycling competitions will be held in Ufa on Victory Day

 

UFA, 8 May 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Alim Faizov/. On May 9 at the Ufa "Dynamo" stadium large-scale sporting events will be held: Open Ufa Championship in Road Cycling among boys and girls born in 2000 and younger, as well as the 67th Open Relay Race devoted to the 70th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War. The founders of the prize are the Ufa Administration and editorial office "Molodezhnaya Gazeta".

The annual relay race will consist of 10 stages, the total number of races — five. Participants will have to overcome two laps. By tradition one of the most anticipated will be the fifth race — "Peace Race". It will bring together veterans, masters of sports and all comers.

The opening ceremony of the relay race will took place at 12.00. Start of the first race is at 12.30.

The cycling competitions will be opened at 11.00. Start is at 11.15.