On the “Fontanka SUP” A record number of participants registered – about 5 thousand. On August 6, SUP enthusiasts from 75 cities of Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Norway, Turkey, Finland will come with us to the waters of St. Petersburg rivers. We proved once again that Fontanka SUP is the largest SUP festival in the world.
This year, before the carnival procession, there will be a race of the fastest sap surfers in the country. For the first time in St. Petersburg, they will compete at a distance of 7.5 kilometers for the cup Fontanka CUP with the support of PJSC Gazprom. Sets of awards will be played between men and women in two categories – “League of Professionals” and “League of Amateurs”. The start will be given at 9:00 from the Engineering Castle on the Fontanka, the athletes will finish behind the Italian Bridge on the Griboyedov Canal.
Beyond the rivers and canals of the historical center of St. Petersburg, a bright wave of the water SUP carnival will overwhelm. The organizers and friends of Fontanka SUP have prepared many pleasant surprises for the participants and guests of the festival. Along the way, the carnival column on the bridges will be met by support groups from SUP-fest partners with contests, pit stops, interactive activities and photosets on the water. Good mood and positive will add performances of live orchestras and theater “Legend”.
At Fontanka SUP we will celebrate the real SUP wedding. Traditionally, we will award the winners competitions and have a great rest in the festival town near the Rossi pavilion on the Moika, where DJs will play on the stage all day, SUP-fest partners will set up their zones with activities, draws and prizes.