11 September 2017
September 9 and 10, 2017 Moscow widely celebrated the 870th anniversary from the day of its foundation. The Moscow City Department of Culture and the company ZASPORT the official outfitter of the Russian Olympic team jointly prepared a holiday program for the Olympic Village Park – places with deep Olympic traditions and history, which dates back to the 1980s. In 2016, the park opened after renovation and reconstruction.
Events in honor of the City Day in the Park of the Olympic Village were held under the motto "Moscow sets records, Moscow – for sport!" The organizers prepared an extensive program that included sports and gaming activities, a gala concert where [MotovBiancaLigalaizBasilAlenaSviridovaRodionGazmanov and others, made a bright light- musical show with the participation of the ballet troupe of the State Academic Bolshoi Theater of Russia and fireworks.
For 2 days, several thousand guests of the park became participants in the "Olympic Quest" and received prizes from ZASPORT . For children, a separate program and a sports and entertainment relay race were prepared.
With the participation of the Olympic Sports Federations in the lecture hall ZASPORT meetings and autograph sessions with Olympic champions and bright representatives of the sports world were organized. The questions of the guests were answered by the gymnasts Albert Demchenko the grand master Igor Yagupov, the general director of the portal about fitness Justbefit Elena Smirnova and the canoeist Andrey Kraitor .
A six-time Paralympic champion came to celebrate the Day of the city Roman Petushkov businesswoman Polina Kitsenko and singer Vlad Topalov . Master classes on volleyball, basketball, chess, golf, crossfit, etc. were also organized. Together with the legendary newspaper "Soviet Sport" an exhibition of archival photos of Olympic champions was prepared.
The Innovation Center of the Russian Olympic Committee conducted rapid testing of health indicators of all comers.