On February 13, in each of the seven districts of Ufa, the 39th All-Russian mass ski race «Ski Track of Russia» was held. Sergey Grekov, head of Ufa City Administration, took part in one of the largest and traditional competitions in the country's sports life, which has been held since 1982.
He ran a distance of 1 km on the site of the Kirovsky district of Ufa - near the Lokotki village. The Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of the Republic of Bashkortostan Irek Sagitov, Deputy Head of the Administration of Ufa Rustem Gazizov, Head of the Administration of the Kirovsky District of the capital Ilvir Nurdavlyatov and other guests also took part in the race.
Greeting the participants and guests of the sporting event, Sergey Grekov noted that cross-country skiing in Ufa is gaining more and more popularity every year.
«Congratulations on this wonderful holiday! 2021 in Bashkortostan has been declared the Year of Health and Active Longevity. And our today's starts are a kind of beginning of this year. I am sure that this year there will be a lot of sporting events in Ufa and we will see you more than once.
Next year the "Ski track of Russia" has an anniversary. I think that at the 40th race we will break the record of 2021 and collect even more participants,» - he said and wished everyone good health, personal victories and good mood.