In Apatity on March 23-24 there will be a festival of sledding sports. The program includes: the championship and championship of the Murmansk region, as well as the RKF championship.
The competition will take place at the Kola Sports Village sledding center. The event is timed to coincide with the 89th traditional North Holiday.
The history of dog sledding competitions in the Kola Arctic began in 2011, along with the formation of the Sled Sports Club. He united northerners with dogs of various breeds.
This sport is gaining popularity in the region. Previously "MK in Murmansk" wrote about the features of such competitions.