On the 18th of September the Russia-wide Running Day “Cross of the Nation — 2021” was held in Kursk as part of the federal project “Sport is the norm of life”. This year, the athletes started from the children’s camp named after Volodya Dubinin, and the track passed through the territory of the Solyanka Park in Mokva. About 1300 people took part in the “Cross”.

The weather conditions did not prevent the races, despite the heavy rain and the slippery track, the athletes showed willpower and overcame the declared distances.

The gold medalist of the Russia-wide Running Day “Cross of the Nation — 2021” was a student of our university, Polina Bukanova (2nd year of medical faculty, group 5).

The following students took part in the competition:

Simonova Daria

Karpova Svetlana

Pashuk Danil

Petrenko Daniil

Prudnikov Yaroslav

Nikita Postoyev

Shevtsov Alexander

Karyagin I. V.

Zinchenko S. D.

We congratulate the athletes and their coach Voronina V. T. and wish them further sports success!