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Gross, Fischer, Bailly: world biathlon stars to come to Belarus for “Race of Legends”

The biathlon festival “Race of Legends” will be held in Raubichi sports complex on September 18, 2016. Thirty well-known biathletes are expected to take part in the event.

This year the number of participants has grown from 20 to 30. The stars of biathlon like returning to Minsk at the invitation of Darya Domracheva. Moreover, the visitors of the race will be able to watch some bright newcomers on track.

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The line-up of the race includes German biathletes Michael Greis, Sven Fischer, Ricco Gross, the Norwegian Lars Berger, Vincent Defrane from France and others. The female part of the race will be represented by Simone Hauswald from Germany, Anna Carin Zidek from Sweden, Florence Baverel-Robert and other famous sportswomen.

The festival “Race of Legends” was initiated and inspired by the star of the world and Belarusian biathlon, three-time Olympic champion and holder of the Big Crystal Globe Darya Domracheva. At her invitation the first Legend Race in Belarus was visited by 20 best athletes of the past years – many-time world and Olympic champions.