The official presentation of Rubicon

15585167_1253287424709558_2273931975894988079_oThe first event, dedicated to Sporter’s activity took place on the 20th of December in the hall of the “Meteor” community center, where the year was summed up, the athletes were awarded, a calendar of 2017’s events and a new Rubicon project were presented, .

At the Sporter Awards 2016 event were gathered the athletes, whom were given the awards  for their achievements with Sporter .  The gifts were awarded in three nominations – Majors, will to win and the veteran of sports.

15675919_1253288604709440_8686634341985243618_oAfter giving the gifts Dmitri Voloshin introduced Rubicon’s ambitious project, which will start in 2017.

Rubicon is an annual ultra-marathon relay race within the Republic of Moldova extending through the whole country from North to South. The annual route is constructed in such a way that within 3 years it will pass through all the regions of the Republic, including the territory of TMR.

  • 1 year: Eastern districts (including TMR.)
  • Year 2: The central districts
  • 3 year: Western districts
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Each race it is a three days non-stop race on a certain route (from 450 to 525 km), passing through the country.

The route of each stage is divided into DISTRICTS that are divided into STAGES of 6-13 km. For the passage of at least one stage, the participant receives a BADGE with the emblem of the area. The goal of the runner is to collect the BADGES of all regions of the Republic.

Rubicon’s video presentation: