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20+ Pics From The Most Beautiful Run That Celebrated Women’s Day

2000 girls and women took part in the Beauty Run, female-only race, in Minsk on 8 March.

The event was timed to the International Women’s Day.

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

About half of the participants covered the distance of 2km; the other half ran 5 km.

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

On the International Women’s Day the run was joined by many Belarusian celebrities – Miss Belarus 2008 Olga Khizhinkova, 2012 Olympic bronze medalist Lubov Cherkashyna, TV host Anastasia Kosenkova, popular journalists and designers.

Champion runners Alina Talay and Maryna Arzamasava were there to support the participants of the run.

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

The first Beauty Run was held in Minsk last year.

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

The running event brought together participants of different ages and backgrounds.

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

All runners received medals and flowers at the finish line.

The winners were awarded money and presents from sponsors.

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day

Those girls who prepared for the run with fantasy and had the most original costumes also got gifts from the organizers.

The Beauty Run actually went further than just fun. With its help, the organizers aimed to draw the attention to the problem of domestic violence in Belarus.

The run was be held under the slogan “Women against violence” and supported by the United Nations Population Fund.

The weather was nice and there seemed to be so positive spirit from the runners! A truly cool way to celebrate the International Women’s Day, isn’t it?

all-girl run in Minsk on International Women's Day


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Photo: TUT.BY, NN.by, Instagram.

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