1 may sportswoman from Novosibirsk raised the flag of the charity project to the top of mount Elbrus
Two participants of the Novosibirsk regional Federation of mountaineering and climbing raised the flag of the project “Portomaso” the highest mountain of Europe – Elbrus. Girls pics published on may 1 in a group project in social network Facebook.
Girls-volunteers, who asked not to name their names, the third week of preparing for the international tournament in 2018 RedFox Elbrus Race – the race to the top of mount Elbrus.
“To Elbrus they were preparing for a year: Elbrus, not everyone is able to go, and here you need to run, need very serious preparation, so before a competition, they are there for three weeks to train in those conditions,” – said the correspondent NGS project Manager “Portomaso” Vladislav Ivanov.
After three weeks of training, the Siberian should climb to the top of the run
The competition will be held in two phases: 5 may the participants will have to run a vertical kilometre from a height of 2450 to 3450 m and 7 may have passed the qualification stage will take part in speed ascent to the West summit of Elbrus. May 9, Novosibirsk participants must return home.
Before the trip to Elbrus Novosibirsk volunteers “Portomaso” returned from the competition in the mountains of Khakassia, and in July will run a distance of 100 km in the Altai mountains.
In addition to the professionals in the project can participate and fans: one of the charity races will be held may 20 in the science town Koltsovo.
The charity project “Portomaso” appeared in 2016 – he volunteers coaching children with disabilities and develop the infrastructure, so they can play sports. In April, the children with down syndrome cerebral palsy were able to participate in these races on the cards.