Serbia 5 October: Niš - Jagodina

slowly approaching Belgrade

Good morning Serbia!

We arrived in Tešica, as a group of kids awaited us eagerly...

Tešica was obviously ready for the Peace Run...

...we passed the torch to the mayor...

...traditional bread and salt...

Thank you Tešica!

The girls proofed to be sportive and joined for a bit...

...arriving in Žitkovac...

The priest in Žitkovac is an old friend of the Peace Run...

Thank you for the welcome!

...from Žitkovac we went straight to Aleksinac. More runners joined in...

...another beautiful morning in Serbia!

The group got bigger the closer we came to the city centre...

A musical welcome in Aleksinac.

We passed the torch to the city representative...

Thank you Aleksinac for the fun!

...our girls on the road...

We arrived in Ražanj.

..a nice downhill to the city centre...

We passed the torch to the mayor.

...highly appreciated refreshments...

Thank you Ražanj!

Paraćin was next. More runners awaited us...

Everywhere in Serbia you can find beautiful traditional dresses!

...nice hairstyle (even if it is fake...)

...hair is a big issue in Paraćin...

We passed the torch to the youngest...

...interresting running shoes...

Thank you Paraćin for the enthusiasm!

We reached Ćuprija and the main square turned into an open-air concert...

The mayor kindly took the torch...

...and passed it to the children...

Thank you Paraćin for the nice meeting!

Jagodina - our last event of the day.

...the kids enjoyed running...

...a final presentation...

Salil demonstrates his jumping skills...

Thank you Jagodina for the welcome!