Arctic Trophy starts off Varzuga on August 7

arctic-trophyStarts in Varzuga, total distance 700km, with the final destination at the village of Ponoy in the far-eastern end of the poninsula. The expedition is expected to last 7-10 days, which is not surprising given complete lack of roads beyond Varzuga.

Ex-president Jimmy Carter fishing in Kola

Джимми Картер, Мурманск, поной, сша. президент, рыбалка, серебро понояYes, this week. The whole of the week your ex-president is salmon-fishing on the Ponoy river, east end of the Kola Peninsula. It is reported that last time he was fishing in Russia was in Kamchatka two years ago.