Over the Sampo Land
“Over the Sampo Land” International competitions in dogsled on medium and short distances were held in Petrozavodsk on January 22-24. The race was a part of the World Cup. More than 130 representatives from Russia, Belorus, Lithuania, Finland, Czech Republic and Slovakia competed during 3 days on 6, 10 and 40 km distances using dogsleds with 4, 6 or 8-12 dogs. Also there was an additional race for skijoring, when sportsman goes skiing free style along the distance with 1-2 dogs.