This year Bridges Sports Forum will be held in August 27, on the Don embankment, in Rostov-on-Don. The organizers, BRIDGE of ARTS 2016 team, have prepared for the residents of the city a rich program with the famous Russian and foreign sportsmen participation.
The opening ceremony will be started at 12:00, in August 27, on the penultimate day of the 2nd International Motivational Film and Sports Festival BRIDGE of ARTS. The program is drawn up so that everybody can find something of his/her own. Sports federations’ representatives and artistic groups will appear on the stage. Sportsmen will compete in powerlifting, arm-wrestling, parkour and street workout. At the end of the evening, everybody will be able to take part in competitions on the dragon boats.
The most active participants will be able to take part in the master classes and trainings, which will be held by the famous sportsmen. It has already been known about the participation of Vladislav Alkhazov, world record holder in the squat with a barbell, the owner of the absolute world record, and Khadzhimurat Akkaev, Russian weightlifter, silver medalist of the Olympic Games (2004), bronze medalist of the Olympic Games (2008), the world champion. Oleg Taktarov, the president of BRIDGE of ARTS, world champion in mixed martial arts according to UFC, will also visit the forum.
The list of the celebrities who will visit Rostov-on-Don is being formed. Federal media partner, Match TV is helping with it. The presenters and reporters of TV channel will also work during the sports forum.
«We want to remind that the quality of life depends on a person, so within the framework of the forum we will present such kinds of sports that do not to require heavy expenses. Sport gives another level of life», said the head of BRIDGE of ARTS sports directorate, Elena Kosach.
Entrance to the sports events will be free. Sports areas on the embankment will be working from 12:00 to 19:00.