Czech musher wins toughest European d...

Czech musher wins toughest European dog sled race

There are 1 comment on the Radio Prague story from Jan 28, 2009, titled Czech musher wins toughest European dog sled race. In it, Radio Prague reports that:

The Czech national sport may be hockey, but in recent years, Czechs are fast gaining a reputation in mushing, or dog sled racing.

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Alexandr

Russia

#1 Feb 10, 2009
“BERINGIA-2009“. STOP SLED DOG RACE IN KAMCHATKA, RUSSIA.
Hello!
Traditional Race "Beringia-2009" starts on 14 March in the village of Esso Bystrinsky
Area. The race length of 950 km will pass through 12 villages of Kamchatka Region.
Finish - March 29, 2009 in the village of Ossora.
Traditional dog sled race is supported by the Governor and Government of the
Kamchatka of the Second Decade of Indigenous People, held under UN auspices.
Applications for participation in the race are accepted until 1 March 2009.
The prize, for which participants will fight the race prize-Governor of Kamchatka.
Dog sled race "Beringia" is carried out in Kamchatka in 1990. The purpose of the race –
the preservation and revival of traditional ways of life and cultural identity of indigenous
peoples of North, Siberia and the Far East, living in Kamchatka region and in adjacent
regions, as well as promoting the image of the Kamchatka, as a unique tourist
Region in Russia and abroad.
Health and good luck!
Alexandr Konshin

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