120 people have taken part in St. Vlas Swimming Marathon

Photo: BGNES

A total of 120 men and women from seven countries have competed in the 2nd St. Vlas Swimming Marathon. Professionals and amateurs from Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Poland and Bulgaria swam two distances - 1000 and 2000 meters, divided into six age groups. The winners of the Saint Vlas Cup are Danail Pakhomov from Russia, who swam the 2000m for 13.23 min and Arina Zakorko from Ukraine with a time of 15.24 min.

More from category

Head of Bulgarian Athletics Federation elected to become part of World Federation board

The President of the Bulgarian Athletic Federation Dobromir Karamarinov has been elected as a new member of the Executive Board of the World Athletics Federation. This happened at the organization’s congress in Doha, where IAAF president Sebastian Coe..

published on 9/25/19 3:24 PM

Bulgarian boxer dies after a fight in Albania under assumed name

Young Bulgarian boxer Boris Stanchov died at the end of last week after a boxing match in Shkodër , Albania. Immediately after the incidents it was reported that the name of the boxer was Isus Velichkov, but it was later revealed to be Boris..

published on 9/24/19 2:46 PM
Katrin Taseva

Bulgaria’s individual rhythmic gymnasts Katrin Taseva and Boryana Kaleyn earn two Olympic quotas

Bulgaria participated successfully at the 37 th FIG World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Baku. Individual gymnasts Katrin Taseva and Boryana Kaleyn earned two Olympic quotas. Together with their captain Nevyana Vladinova the Bulgarian..

published on 9/24/19 10:13 AM