In Novosibirsk, a colorful race took place for the first time

15 August 2016

In Novosibirsk, a colorful race took place for the first time

The colorful run the first in the history of Novosibirsk on the Bank of the Ob river. The organizer of the race became the school run ILOVERUNNING–≤ in Novosibirsk and "AGT-Siberia" together. The race was part of day of the athlete, sponsored by the Department of culture, sports and youth policy of the mayoralty of Novosibirsk with the support of Lenovo.

More than 300 people of all ages gathered at 10 am on the waterfront, where each of the race participant was given a bag of paint Holi. At the start of the runners was thrown into the air clouds of colored paint, paint the promenade with all the colors of the rainbow. The entire route (which was 2 km) participants are supported by volunteers and fans. And in five colored zones the runners are additionally sprinkled with colored paint.

"It's amazing what strong emotions you get just sprinkling each other with colored paint!", says co-founder school right running ILOVERUNNING Egor Egoshin. "I am very glad that in Novosibirsk we were the first who held not just a festival of colors, namely the color run. In these races can participate, even those who never ran and running are not particularly fond of. Side by side ran experienced runners Рthe students of our school, children with their parents, aged people. I'm sure after this exciting and emotional race to fall in love with running just impossible."