In the evening on March 13 in Syktyvkar held the official opening ceremony of the World Cup cross-country skiing masters. The Head of the Komi Republic Vyacheslav Gaiser and general secretary of WMA (World Masters Association) Dieter Heckmann opened the most important competition in 2015.
“We are honour to take on the hospitable land of Komi anniversary Masters World Cup cross-country skiing. Doubly pleased that the 35-year history of international competitions, Syktyvkar – is Russia’s second city, where the competition will take place “, – said Vyacheslav Gaiser.
Dieter Heckmann, in turn, added that he hopes for a highest level of organization in sports and cultural area.
The opening ceremony was attended by leading creative and dance groups Syktyvkar.