MINSK, 11 February (BelTA) — Minsk Ski Race is a true celebration of health, Vitebsk Oblast Governor Nikolai Sherstnev said as he took part in Minsk Ski Race 2019 as part of the Vitebsk Oblast team on 9 February, BelTA has learned.
The governor said that all participants including the Vitebsk Oblast team soaked up the festive atmosphere and great mood of the Minsk Ski Race.
Nikolai Sherstnev also noted that he and his team had been training for the event for a long time. Plenty of snow in Vitebsk Oblast gives a nice opportunity to practice on a regular basis. This is the third time the governor participated in this event in Minsk. He also said that Vitebsk Oblast started a good tradition to hold winter and summer spartakiads for state officials from all districts and cities of the region.
Vitebsk Oblast Executive Committee team also included Olga Fedorova, Olga Bogdanova, Nikolai Orlov.More about Sport