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On the 8th of March to celebrate the International Womens Day Minsk will host the second Women Beauty Run jogging race, which will be arranged by Belarussian Athletic Federation in cooperation with UNFPA Belarus being the general partner to the event.

This year, besides promotion the healthy life style the Beauty Run race is organized in order to attract the attention to the problem of domestic violence in Belarus. The Beauty Run will be held under the moto "Women against violence” targeting raising of public awareness and mobilizing citizens of Minsk for actions focused at ending domestic violence, especially against women and girls.

Each runner will get a medal and a flower at the finish line. To show the solidarity with the “Women against violence” moto all the jogging-race participants will get the orange bands.

The Beauty Run will start at 12.00 from the Minsk City Executive Committee building (Nezavisimosty ave., 8). Participants of the race will have two distances to choose from – 2 kilometers or 5 kilometers.

The run will be as well attended by the Famous Belarussian Sportsmen and Celebrities. Participation of world-renown Belarusian gymnast and 2012 Olympics winner Lubov Cherkashina is expected.

Join us and say “No” to violence against women and girls.