Boat rowing regatta in Umba tomorrow, July 2

rowing-regattaThe festival is held yearly since 1998, and is intended to promote the Pomor culture and newly-fashionable “healthy lifestyle”.

Four and two-oar boats, both classic and flat-bottomed, are used.

For more info contact event organizers at +7(81559) 5-17-44, 5-18-33, or +7 911 063 4912, or e-mail them to

Pomor clothing

“Bagryanitsa” is run by or is closely associated with the Orthodox Church of St. Nina. They make these elaborate garments for the priests but also reconstructs old-style Pomor clothing. If you are into souvenir shopping that’s the place to consider.

Located on Ulitsa Frunze 9, +7 911 301 3797, +7 911 305 0721,

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