For those who want to test their physical endurance and try themselves in a short but challenging competition there is a good chance to do so on 8, September. “Vertival race” – is an annual competition held in the city’s highest building – Vysotsky skyscraper. Trendy and healthy event is held in Ekaterinburg since 2013 and attracts both professional sportsmen and amateurs from Ekaterinburg, Russian and even from abroad. The only conditions are age (18-50 years old) and a health certificate issued not earlier than 6 months before the race.
There are two distances on choice – a semi-marathon (floors 24-52) and a marathon (floors 1-52) – and no matter which one you choose and how fast you go, everyone will get a medal of participation. The maximum number of participants is 600, 300 in each category. registration here
The supporters will entertain themselves watching the race on big screens installed at the fan-zone, below the Vysotskiy tower. Here will also be a free trampoline and fun contests to make the most out of your weekend.
11:00 get-together and the start list registration;
12:00 Start of the Vysotsky race
14:00 Ceremony of awarding the winners, medalists and all the race participants.