(KZN.RU, November 9, Alena Miroshnichenko). Tomorrow Kazan will take on the torch relay of the XXIX World Winter Universiade-2019 which will be held in Krasnoyarsk. 24 torchbearers will carry the fire of the Universiade through the main streets of Kazan.
The torch relay will start at the Palace of Culturologist, will pass on Kremlin street by the iconic objects of the capital of Tatarstan and will end near the main building of the KFU. The total length of the route in the capital of the RT is 2500 m.
The fire of the Student games has been lit on September 20 in Turin (Italy), from where the relay started. Within the international stage, torchbearers ran through the streets of Alma-Ata (Kazakhstan) and Harbin (China). In Russia, the torch relay has already been accepted in Moscow, Kaliningrad, Simferopol, Rostov-on-Don, Stavropol, and Grozny. The next stage after the torch relay of Kazan Winter Universiade 2019 will be held on November 17 in Yekaterinburg. In total, the route of the federal stage of the torch relay is 17 major cities of the country. The last point will be Krasnoyarsk on March 1, 2019.
The XXIX World Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk will be held from 2 to 12 of March in 2019.