12 February 2016, Friday, 12:43
UFA, 12 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. Representatives of Bashkortostan as part of the Russian delegation will participate in the "Days of Russia in France". Main activities of the Days will be held at Vincennes hippodrome in Paris from February 13 to 14 and will be dedicated to 240th anniversary of Orlov trotter breed. It is reported by the press service of "Rosippodromy".
In honour of the Russian delegation a competition for special prizes will be held at the Parisian hippodrome on February 13. On February 14 there will be a long racing day: the legendary French prize will be competed for by the best riders and horses of Europe and the world. As part of this event a race for the prize of the Franco-Russian friendship for Orlov trotters will be carried out.
In addition, in the framework of the "Days of Russia in France" an entertainment program is planned. There will also be a "Russian Village" exhibition, where guests can get acquainted with the Russian culture, taste traditional treats specifically brought for this festival from Russia.