The Museum of Ancient Wooden Architecture in the town of Suzdal outside Moscow revives goose-fighting

goose fight

On February, 24 the Vladimir-Suzdal museum-preserve arranged the 4th geese fights festival on the territory of the museum of wooden architecture of Suzdal.

Peter the Great established geese fights in spring in Moscow and nowadays real geese fights are organized in Suzdal. There were geese of different fighting breeds there and the choice fighters came from the town of Pavlovo, Nizhni Novgorod region.

russian geese fighting
geese fighting
goose fight

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