Saturday, August 19, 2017

Ural Volunteer Tank Corps celebrates 70th anniversary

The legendary Ural Volunteer Tank Corps celebrated its 70th anniversary on Sunday with a rock concert and motorcycle exhibition.

The celebration, which was held at area music venue Tele-Club, featured Yekaterinburg's Black Knives motorcycle club. Spectators watched as the Black Knives performed a variety of advanced motorcycle tricks, including a rear-wheel special salute to the corps, Oblgazeta reports.

Following the Black Knives' exhibition, the spectators were treated to a rock concert lasting the duration of the anniversary event. Organizers estimate that nearly 800 people were in attendance, according to Oblgazeta.