Today extreme travelers from Yamal went on foot from Salekhard to Moscow
14:21 6 ноября 2013
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The travelers from Salekhard Aleksey Korotkov and Konstantin Neganov went to Moscow on foot. Before the difficult travel they visited the temple and asked for blessing.
They dedicated the route with the length 3000 kilometers to the 70th anniversary at the Battle of Kursk and to the skiers of Yamal, who had overcome the way to Moscow in 1976, carrying the capsule with the first gas from Medvezhye field. The travelers of our days intend to spend 60 days in their travel. During this time the brave travelers will go along roads of 12 Russian towns. Now they are going to the settlement Kharp. The extreme travelers took everything necessary with them — medicaments, sleeping bags, thermoses with hot water and food enough for some time. By the words of Aleksey Korotkov, they have some money in the pocket and the big wish in heart to prove that such way overcomable. The main danger that can appear on the way is wolves, but the travelers hope that everything will be fine, and in two months they will come back home safe and sound. From Moscow to Salekhard the travelers are planning to come back on the 30th of December and to bring a capsule with soil from the settlement Prokhorovka, from the place of the Battle of Kursk. They intend to give it to the governor of Yamal Dmitriy Kobylkin to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Kursk. After coming back Aleksey Korotkov will start preparing to another serious travel: in March of 2015 the traveler from Yamal is planning to go to Berlin.