Youth race "KaZantip»
Kazantip (Orange Republic, the Republic of Z, KaZantip) - an annual international music festival which takes place in Crimea, the most famous electronic music festival taking place from the territory of the former Soviet Union.
Here you can hear a popular club and electronic music of various styles and trends. Kazantip Festival Dance floors are visited by many DJs and music groups from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Baltic countries, Germany, Britain and other countries.
History of the festival has its roots in the past century. The instigator of the author and initiator of the project was Nikita Marshunok, now the President of the Republic of Z », although the self-proclaimed, but clearly recognized by all as a subject of international youth recreational activities, which is" unraveled "Festival since 1993, and in 1998 organized the first truly large-scale sporting and entertainment events within it, held under the motto, the slogan "The main project of the summer».
Original venue of the festival Kazantip was Shchelkine town, on the shore of the Azov Sea, located on Cape Kazantip, hence the name of a popular youth hangouts. Young Cape Kazantip attracted a well-known since Soviet times "Mecca" of athletes - windsurfer. Not the last role was played by the presence of beautiful beaches, as well as the fact that this area fanned by a kind of halo of romance - it is here that is unfinished and abandoned Crimean nuclear power plant builders, in whose territory and there were youth parties, collecting first hundreds, then, to the extent growth in popularity and thousands of participants, fans of extreme sports and rave music.
Since 1999, the festival, expelled from the Azov Sea, settled on the territory of Crimea, changing the disposition, has not yet found a home in the Crimea, near the village Popovka, 30 km from the Evpatoria. As before, the addition of music is revered sport. Especially his extreme views, such as windsurfing, mountain biking, and fashionable in recent kitesurfing, where the traction force are kites.