The Belarusian Athletics Federation marked International Women's Day with a Beauty Run on 8 March. Over 3,000 women took part in the event. The route, with the start at Nezavisimosti Square, envisaged the distance of 2km or 5km.
The event was held to attract the attention to the problem of domestic violence. The participants were presented with flowers and medals.
Photo by Gennady Zhinkov