Sport Life Group

Sport Life — a partner of festival race in Pyrohovo

August 24, 2017

On August 24 the mass race in the embroidered shirts was held in the National Museum of Folk Architecture and Folkways of Ukraine in Pyrohovo with the support of the fitness club network Sport Life. 

In honour of Ukraine Independence Day about 1 200 amateur sportsmen from 9 countries of the world toed the starting line showing to the world the respect for historical roots and commitment to a healthy lifestyle. The organizers prepared the running t-shirts with an embroidered Ukrainian ornament for all participants of the race. 

This year the participants and guests of the race could enjoy the picturesque running location, the rout passed across the main museum expositions — from Poltavshchyna and Slobozhanshchyna through Podilia and Polisia to the Carpathians. Adult participants competed at 4.5 and 9 km distances, young sportsmen covered 500 m, and kids up to 6 years ran 100 m. 

Stanislav Maslov, who finished in 15 minutes 04 seconds, was the first place winner among the men at 4.5 km distance. Viktoria Nikolaienko with the result 18 minutes 06 seconds got the first place among the women. Ivan Babaryka finished first at 9 km distance with the result 31 minutes 32 seconds. Olena Burkovska, who showed the result 35 minutes 25 seconds, was the first place winner among the women. 

All winners at different distances were awarded with prizes from the partners of the race. The lucky ones got the gym memberships from the official partner, fitness club network Sport Life for training in the network clubs. Each adult participant also received a unique finisher’s award – an ornamented silver pendant of exclusive design specially produced for the Race in Pyrohovo. The children received special commemorative medals and sweet presents.