Bogatyr's games

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Aug. 9, 2012, 11:33 p.m. | None — by Kyiv Post


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While the whole world is watching new sports stars emerge at the Summer Olympics in London, Kyivska Rus Park outside Kyiv is going to hold its own version of ancient Slavic Olympics this weekend.

Visitors will have a chance to compete for the title of the strongest and bravest person of Kyivska Rus Park in historical tournaments. 

Apart from that, the Knight of Kiev Detinets historical fencing tournament will take place yet again in the park on Aug. 11. And this time the contest is set to bring together participants of historical clubs from Kyiv and Kharkiv who will clash in one-on-one duels, and in the group category. 

Bogatyr’s games. Aug. 11-12. Kyivska Rus Park. 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. Hr 40 ‘

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