The year 2020 marks the 200th anniversary of the discovery of the Antarctic by the expedition led by Fabian Bellingshausen and Mikhail Lazarev. In honour of this event, plans are now underway to organise an around-the-world expedition of the tall ships Pallada, Sedov and Krusenstern in 2019-2020.
Dmitry Medvedev: “Sport brings people together and helps break down barriers between them. Thanks to everyone who believes in its noble ideals and follows them every moment of their lives. ”