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Culture news, 19.07.2001 16:27

Petersburg is going to host gorodki championship.

C:\Мои документы\gor_zem.jpg This summer anyone can play this game. The compition will be held on the beach of Peter-and-Paul fortress. Amateurs and professionals will take part in this sport event. June,28 VIP championship will be held. City administration and celebrities will play gorodki that day.

Peter I, Suvorov, Lenin, Leo Tolstoy, Maxim Gorky and even Stalin liked to play this game.

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