The 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.
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
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: