Biathlon Race of Legends takes place in Belarus


Biathlon Race of Legends takes place in Belarus

The festival "Race of legends. Stars of the world biathlon for peace” took place in the Belarusian sport complex Raubichi. About thirty famous biathlon athletes from ten countries came to the festival that gathered more than 15,000 people.

Darya Domracheva personally invited all the stars of biathlon. The Belarusian legend is waiting for a child so she wasn’t be able to take part in the competitions.

Simone Hauswald, medalist of Winter Olympics, World Champion (Germany):
I’m very happy to be a part of the biathlon world again. I have two children and all my free time I spend with them. That’s why it is amazing that there is a chance to take part in such competitions and meet with your colleagues. I really want to see Darya Domracheva and to know how she is preparing for being a mother.

Christoph Sumann, Olypics medalist, World Champion (Austria):
I came here to become first, and if I win I will return to sport. In general, it is a perfect opportunity to see the colleagues, and people can see their favorite athletes in live.

Besides, athletes got a chance to tour around Minsk, to visit the Belarusian Children’s Hospice in Borovlyany, and to meet with their fans.