Santa Clauses run in Skopje for the end of the year holidays

Santa Clauses run in Skopje for the end of the year holidays

Skopje, 28 December 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Naser Pajaziti

In these festive days, over 300 people dressed like Santa Clause, raced in Skopje.

With their bells and the typical laughs of the Santa Clause, all dressed in the traditional red and white costume, have raced 1,5 km in the central part of the capital.

The winner of this race was Dario Jovanovski, a young athlete who had disguised as Santa Clause.

“We must hold such events in other cities too”, Dario said.

Tens of women were also dressed in festive costumes and among them was also Mirjana. “For me it’s important to participate and convey a wish for the New Year. I would like to wish to everyone lots of love and health”, Mirjana said.

This was the second edition of this race. The race aims at creating a festive atmosphere and send messages of love and happiness throughout the city. /ibna/