Virginie Faivre has had a long career in freestyle skiing. She is a three-time world champion in halfpipe (2009, 2013 and 2015) and three-time Crystal Globe winner in the discipline (2008, 2009, 2013).
Starting from the 20th position Sergei Vyazovich finished 4th clocking 4 hours 23 minutes, trailing 13 minutes behind the stage winner Andrei Karginov from KAMAZ-Master. Sergei Vyazovich's crew is 17th overall, 5 hours 30 minutes behind the race leader Russia's Eduard Nikolaev.
After Stage 2 Sergei Vyazovich's crew of Belarus' MAZ-SPORTavto team crossed the finish line 11th, 12th overall in the truck category, 44:10 behind the winner. Finishing was unsuccessful: 200m before the Special Stage finish the truck, running at a high speed, got into a sandy trap and overturned.
The Belarusian Athletics Federation has made a great contribution to the organization of the Europe vs United States athletics match, President of European Athletics Svein Arne Hansen told a press conference in Minsk.