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Winter adventures at the Chaika autodrome - "Christmas race"

5 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

The next day after the adventures in the Kremenets Mountains, a 13.5-kilometer jogging race awaited me at the Chaika autodrome. He first met Chaika autodrome in the summer of 2018, when he took part in the Petropavlovsk Half-Marathon, when the route...

A walk through the Kremenets mountains - Christmas trail "Shchedryk"

3 Feb 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

At first, I wanted to open this year's running season with a foreign start, but it was postponed to February, so I decided to look for something interesting among Ukrainian races. As January is not a busy month in terms of running starts, it was plan...

Announcement of races for January

7 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

The month of January has begun, which means that it's time to look at the next races, which will open a new running season. Until this year, the Ukrainian running community was left without such January starts as "Mad Hare", "Kharkiv New Year Run" a...

In search of "Pearls of the Red Sea" - "El Gouna Half Marathon"

29 Dec 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

My run abroad this year started with the Egyptian half marathon - "Pyramids Half Marathon", which took place in February in the capital of Egypt, Cairo. This running season turned out to be a very poor start abroad for me, and the running events I pl...

Running Man. A Memoir of Ultra-Endurance

7 Dec 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Andrii Androshchuk

Original language name: “Running Man. A Memoir of Ultra-Endurance” Author: Charlie Engle Genre: non-fiction Annotation He ran to get recognition. He ran to survive the drug "break". He ran when his son was born. And when he was in prison. Running ...

Running according to the 80/20 rule

2 Nov 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Andrii Androshchuk

Name: “80/20 Running. Run stronger and race faster by training slower ” Author: Matt Fitzgerald Genre: non-fiction, sports Annotation Most amateur runners train incorrectly. Matt Fitzgerald shows how elite runners train, why they do it, and...

"Kharkiv Grand Prix" running series

18 Oct 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

Today I want to tell you about a very interesting running series of races, which was revived in 2019 in one of the running capitals of Ukraine, namely the city of Kharkiv. I got acquainted with the Kharkiv running triad quite by accident in the firs...

Walk through Cherkasy - "Cherkasy ten"

10 Oct 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

Running events in the early fall gradually began to saturate my weekend, of course, not the start that was scheduled for early 2020. The end of August and September turned out to be quite fruitful, as we managed to attend two trail races ("Race...

Walk around Lubort Castle - "Luchesk Half Marathon"

1 Oct 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

Continuing to get acquainted with the Ukrainian half marathons, so I decided to turn my attention to the Volyn region again. There are three very interesting races in Volyn, namely two half marathons ("Kovel Half Marathon" and half marathon in Lutsk)...

Walk around Alexandria Park - "Trail over Rossyu"

25 Sep 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Andrii Androshchuk

Ukrainian trail races can be divided into mountain trails, which mainly take place in the Carpathians, and urban trails, which take place in the vicinity of various Ukrainian cities and towns. In most cases, the main distances of mountain trails are...