September 19, in the first time took event of water transport “Water Area of Moscow”. Event organized of ANO “MDTS” by order of Department Transport and transport infrastructure development of Moscow.
“Water Area of Moscow” brought together more 3500 sportsmen, audience and fans of water sport from 20 cities of Russia. For guests organized SUP-parade, sport competitions and perfomances.
Main event was costume SUP-parade. More 1000 peoples in carnival costumes went on boards 4.5 km from Tretyakovsky pier through fountains to monument to Peter on Strelka and back.
In competition program for win in SUP-race battle 40 professional sportsmen. In the first time on Moscow river professional SUP-riders pass a distance 450 m. in technical sprint with the bypass 3 buoys. And also SUP-race pass on distance 4.5 km. for fan surfers among the 100 participants.
For the audience was held show-program. The skill demonstrated by the sportsmen-showmen, aqua-bikers and flyboards. A real surprise was the performance of the honored artist of Russia and active member of the SUP community Oleg Gazmanov.
Event organized with all sanitary measures and recommendations Rospotrebnadzor.