On Saturday, July, 9 2016 two teams from the Donetsk People’s Republic take part in All-Russian race “The race of heroes”, which is held for the first time this summer in the Crimea.One of the teams led by the Chairman of People’s Council Denis Pushilin, the second led by the Minister of Youth, Sports and Tourism Mikhail Mishin.
Both teams of the DPR overcame a distance of 8.2 kilometers with obstacles and difficult passable areas. All participants of the race reached the finish line successfully. The Speaker of the DPR Parliament Denis Pushilin shared his impressions of the event.
“The most important thing in these competitions is the work with youth. The young people can only be attracted in sport and a healthy lifestyle by own example. In youth we rarely trust the words that do not correspond to their deeds and the actions. Therefore, only personal example! We need a healthy and strong youth who understands the meaning and knows the value of the word patriotism,” Denis Pushilin stressed.