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Sport Life supported the large-scale race INTERSPORT RUN UA 2017!

September 11, 2017

On September 10 the major sporting events of the month – the third annual race INTERSPORT RUN UA 2017 and sports festival INTERSPORT FEST were held in Kyiv with the support of fitness club network Sport Life. These sporting events dedicated to Sport and Physical Culture Day gathered 10 thousand sports enthusiasts at Khreshchatyk, among whom there were professional, Olympic stars and just lovers of active lifestyle. 

This year the race INTERSPORT RUN UA 2017 gathered about 6 thousand runners from all over Ukraine. Traditionally, the organizers prepared the race for 10, 5 and 2 km distances for the participants. 

The sportsmen from Ivano-Frankivsk became the winners of the main 10 km distance. Ihor Heletiy was the first among the men with the result 32: 01.9 minutes. Ruslan Savchuk from Kyiv was the second at the finish and lost to Ihor just 3 seconds! Vadym Rohozovskyi also from Kyiv was the third with the result 32: 43.3 minutes. 

Valeriya Zinenko with the result 36: 38.5 minutes was the winner among the women. Olena Burkovska won the second place and sportswoman Tetiana Vilisova finished third. 

The award ceremony was held for the winners, and the organizers prepared commemorative medals for all finishers of the main distance. 

The team races also have been held this year, among which INTERSPORT TEAMRUN 4х5 km for teams of 4 persons at 5 km distance. A bright family race FAMILY RUN for 2 km distance was held for the first time within INTERSPORT RUN UA, a record number of runners participated in it — 1237 participants, among which there were even parents with babies in carriages. 

The organizers prepared already traditional children’s race for older kids. Little sportsmen ran 500 m and 1000 m and got commemorative medal at the finish and presents from the event organizers. 

In addition to the race a great sporting festival INTERSPORT FEST was held within the framework of the event, which gathered sports fans at more than 20 different locations — from fitness to weightlifting and extreme sport. Kyiv Horting and Box Championships among men up to 22 years were held during the festival. Open competitions in basketball, street football, cross fit, break dance and street workout were also held on that day. The fans of new fitness trends could visit master classes in cycling, TRX, Kangoo Jumps, yoga and stretching classes. 

The sports festival and race INTERSPORT RUN UA 2017 became a great day of healthy lifestyle where everyone could show his talent and discover new sports trends.