“Cross-country race of nation” took place in Izhevsk
On September 21st, 2014 the traditional All-Russian Running Day “Cross-country race of nation” took place in Izhevsk.
The All-Russian Running Day is organized to involve working youth and students into regular sport activities, to popularize physical culture, sports and healthy lifestyle among citizens of the Russian Federation.
The Cross-country race of nation is the most significant event in terms of number of participants and geographical scope in the territory of the Russian Federation. Annual project of the Ministry of sport of Russia and the All-Russian Federation of track and field athletics was supported by amateur runners from four cities and nine village districts in the Udmurt Republic. Total number of participants of the All-Russian Running Day in our region went beyond 10 000 people.