The Tournament has been held since 2011. It is organized by Rosich Sports Club under the Government of the Russian Federation. The leader by number of wins is the team from the Ministry of Energy headed by Minister Alexander Novak. Minister Mikhail Kotyukov captains the team from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, and the Chair of the Skolkovo Foundation, Arkady Dvorkovich will lead the Skolkovo Foundation's team – the debutante team of the Tournament – onto the field.
Access by invitation only.
The Heart to Heart charity football match and concert manages to bring in millions in donations each year, which go towards medical care for those in need. This year’s event will be in aid of children living in St. Petersburg (including Kolpino).
The event is open to all Forum participants, and can also be accessed by invitation.
The first SPIEF RACE was held in 2016. About 300 people took part, including Dmitry Peskov, Press Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation, Herman Gref, CEO of Sberbank, Maria Zakharova, Director of the Information and Press Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, and Tina Kandelaki, TV presenter.
The 5 km route will start at St. Isaac’s Square and pass through the historical centre of St. Petersburg. Forum participants, accredited journalists and members of the World Class club are invited to the starting line.
A starting point will be organized for race participants, where registration will begin at 05:50, and then, at 07:00, the race will start. At the end of the competition there will be an awards ceremony for the winners, who will receive special prizes from the event organizers.
Registration for the race is available in the personal web office on the SPIEF 2019 website.
During the tournament, Forum participants will have the unique opportunity to try their hand by playing chess with a world champion.
Begins at 13.00. Free admission.
This recreational shooting programme will afford guests an opportunity to fire pistols, submachine guns, machine guns, and automatic and sniper rifles.
Kalashnikov Group experts, joined by Russian Merited Master of Sport, International Class, two-time World Champion, and repeat Russian Champion in Practical Shooting Vsevolod Ilyin, will lead the tournament programme.
Kalashnikov experts will introduce the rules of firearms handling and invite you to participate in a mini accuracy and speed-shooting tournament.
A gala dinner and awards ceremony will conclude the tournament.
Please note that Kalashnikov Group asks you to handle weapons responsibly. Kindly refrain from consuming alcohol until the end of the shooting programme.
We invite everyone to join the Roscongress Kalashnikov Cup and try their hand in this exciting sport!
Premium Package participant access to the event is by invitation only. More information can be found in the personal web office.
Access to the event as a participant in the Premium package is by invitation only. Detailed information is available in the personal web office.
The game against the Bulgarians will take place at the legendary Petrovsky Stadium, which opened way back in 1925. Current Russian champion FC Zenit previously played its home games at this stadium, which is located on Petrovsky Island. The Russian national team has also played numerous matches at Petrovsky.
Four top grandmasters from Moscow and St. Petersburg will take part in the tournament. European men’s champion Maxim Matlakov and Russian Cup winner Kirill Alekseenko will defend the honour of the city on the Neva, while the capital will be represented by World Chess Olympiad winner Vadim Zvjaginsev and Russian national team world champion Vladimir Malakhov.
The event is open to the public. After the tournament, the grandmasters will answer questions and play chess with anyone who wants to.
Access for Premium and Standard Package participants. More information available in your personal web office.
Stops planned in the city during the rally include: Gazprom Arena (21:00), St. Isaac’s Cathedral (00:50), Palace Square (01:30), Field of Mars (01:55), and Senate Square (02:45).
During the stops, motorsport fans can take pictures and interact with the participants. Some of the most interesting racing equipment exponents will be exhibited at the ExpoForum on 8 June.
The festival is being organized by the Manuscript Agency with the support of the Roscongress Foundation and the Federation of Motor Sports of the Leningrad Region.
The Park will be located on Zayachy Island, next to one of the main attractions of St. Petersburg, the Peter and Paul Fortress, offering an unforgettable view of the Hermitage and Palace Bridge.
The Park programme is designed for fans of all ages. Entrance and entertainment in the Park are free, and visitors will enjoy an exciting and varied entertainment programme: meetings with football stars, interesting competitions, football-themed attractions and multimedia quizzes with the opportunity to win prizes. Guests will also be able to meet and take pictures with Skillzy, the official mascot of Euro 2020.
Access for spectators is free.
The head coach of the Russian men’s national golf team Igor Ivashin and the leaders of the junior national team Natalya Guseva and Artemiy Yalovenko will hold golf master classes for participants and guests of the tournament. Besides, the entertainment programme of the competition includes cooking classes, tastings, music performances and lottery from the partners.
Participate as a Premium package holder, with a confirmed handicap of the home country. Registration for the tournament is available in your personal web office.
The ceremony, which will take place at St. Isaac’s Square in the very heart of St. Petersburg, will bring together around 6,000 spectators. This spectacular event traditionally forms part of the city’s programme of festivities to mark its anniversary. It is also a regular feature of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum’s sporting programme.
In what will mark a first, this year’s event will also feature a marathon, with male and female categories.
Over the course of eight days, 250 teams will compete on a range of off-road vehicles, quad bikes, and motorbikes. The course itself stretches over 2,500 km, with around 400 km of particularly tough terrain.
However, the event is not only open to experienced drivers – anybody is welcome to take part using their own car or SUV. The organizers have put together a set of captivating routes which will make for an incredible journey for the whole family.
More information can be found on the official event website (ladoga-trophy.ru). A world of adventure awaits!
Admission is free for spectators.
Admission for spectators on St. Isaac’s Square is free
The Roscongress Cup show jumping tournament will take place at one of Russia’s leading horse clubs, with special prizes awarded to the youngest competitors. It is an excellent opportunity for Forum participants to enjoy a unique atmosphere, as well as the picturesque surroundings of the club.
The Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg, Vladimir Kirillov, will take part in the tournament’s opening ceremony.
Competitions are held in doubles in a rotation system, followed by semi-finals and finals. The final part of the tournament will be held according to the Olympic system.
The event is open to those with a Premium or Standard package. Detailed information can be found in the personal web office.
For the first time, classic car owners are to participate in a competition held in the Northern Capital during the white nights. Rally participants will race along the Neva embankments and enjoy the view of drawn bridges. The race will start in the very centre of the city on the last day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. The race route goes through more than a hundred kilometres of the most scenic roads of St. Petersburg and loops back to the historical centre to the finish line.
A two-day format of the rally intends to introduce the city on the Neva to the participants. The sports part of the RAF Retro Rally Cup starts on Saturday, 8 June. On Sunday, there will be an awards ceremony and a city tour programme through the most exciting and significant sights of the city.
Apply for participation and read the rally rules at the race website rallyleningrad.ru and mirrally.com
Admission for spectators is free.