March 13 for the 46th time was held ski marathon in memory of Master of Sports V.P. Ermolenko

LLC “Sheksna wood boards plant” assists in holding the marathon annually for several decades, acting as the main sponsor of the event.

This year more than 150 participants from Sheksna, Cherepovets, Ustyuzhna and even Moscow took the start. Men covered a distance of 30 km and women 20 km. Over 6,000 people took part in the Sheksna Cross-Country Ski Marathon over the whole time of its existence!

A well-prepared track and strong athletes – that’s the key to a successful day!


Group of companies “Vologda Timber Industry” – dynamically developing Russian forestry holding with a full cycle of logging and deep processing of wood, which ranks 11th in the top 50 largest forestry companies in Russia by revenue and is recognized as the fastest growing company according to the magazine “Forest Industry” in 2020. The company has 4 logging companies, 2 sawmills, operating in 12 districts of the Vologda region.

ChPMK JSC is one of the largest woodworking companies in Russia. It produces over 40 kinds of high-quality products based on the technology of deep processing of wood, the main of which are birch plywood and details made of it, chipboard, laminated chipboard, sawn wood. The company supplies its products to over 50 countries.