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On Saturday in Moscow there will pass Race of champions on biathlon

on April, 7th on sport centre avenues Luzniki will pass directly - taki parade of the biathlon stars. On Race of champions will gather not only 20 best sportsmen from modern ratings, but also veterans.

Among a top - participants such world celebrities, as double Olympic champion Olga Zajtseva, world champion Darya Domracheva who has just won the main prize of the Tyumen stage of the Cup of Russia - the car, double Olympic champion Emil Hegle Svendsen, the owner of the Big crystal globe Marten Furkad and repeated Olympic champion Ole Einar Bjoerndalen.

Bjoerndalen, by the way, has arrived about Moscow in very good, even playful mood. The Norwegian biathlonist deliberates with whom to run the mixed relay race.

- it is very glad to that I have arrived again to Moscow, - Bjoerndalen on a press - conferences has noted. - Race of champions is unique. In Germany, in Gelsenkirchen there passes Christmas race. But Moscow - a megacity. Besides, on Saturday on start leave not only strong, but also very lovely girls. While, truth, has not solved, as I will choose the partner in the mixed relay race: on appearance or on physical preparation. We will look, what mood at me will be.

And here Olga Zajtseva, apparently, is adjusted seriously: I will aspire to a victory. For me it is not important, usual it is race or show .

From the deserved masters on - former fully armed Victor Majgurov, Nikolay Kruglov, Vladimir Barnashov, Alexander Privalov, Anfisa Reztsova and Victor Mamatov. Probably, in Luzniki there will be also Alexander Tikhonov who is engaged in preparation for a memorial of Fatjanova on Kamchatka. Organizers promise that all champions with the experience will be involved directly in a race format. But details keep a secret to give admirers of biathlon a surprise.

However, for fans have already made the attractive announcement. On the way to tribunes for them will organise the fan - a zone. Here it will be possible pometat snowballs on rotating biathlon targets. Or to sweep on lyzherollerah and to do some shooting from a laser rifle in a tandem with Anton Shipulinym or Olga Viluhinoj. Well and directly on tribunes during competitions to spectators will offer nonalcoholic mulled wine.