Parade at the Italian bridge was the culmination of the festival. After the 9-kilometer route, the Fontanka-SUP participants flexed their muscles to the Skibidi, hit of the St. Petersburg group Little Big. Here, spectators and bystanders were able to take pictures of participants in medical costumes, fairy-tale and cartoon characters, movie monsters, life-size puppets and media persons.
After the end of the competition, the first participants began to return to the starting town. Among them was journalist Venera Galeeva, who, like the entire Fontanka team, trained the day before, and at the festival covered the entire track on a WantSup_Spb SUP-boad. She spoke about her experience:
And the journalists too!
As never before, there were many branded teams this year. The editorial staff of Fontanka, headed by the permanent captain, editor-in-chief of the city portal, Alexander Gorshkov, took to the water in orange T-shirts, consisting of 20 people. What is symbolic: the leading Internet publication of the North-West of Russia «Fontanka.ru» celebrates its twentieth anniversary this year
The competition program was traditionally opened by the Miss SUP-2020 finalists. Nine girls, who had just passed 9 km, had to answer the host's tricky questions and perform in front of the audience with a representative performance.
As a result, Elena Dianova under No. 9 in the form of «Indian Girl» was the winner. After the finale, she was on the cloud nine: