Saransk, the capital of Mordovia, is hosting a regional family-oriented contest on21st-22nd of September. Penza region will be represented by the winners of the local competition, the Feoktistov family living in Kolyshley district.
Elena and Vladimir have three children: Anna, Timofey and Egor. The family runs a small farm, raising pigs, sheep and growing vegs.
The head of the family, Vladimir, works as a representative for the rights of enterpreneurs and is a member of the local council. Elena is an organizer of community fairs and festivities. Each member of this close-knit family has some passion. Hobbies range from singing and music to cooking.
At the contest the family will compete among other 14 families of the Volga region. They will present their family history and life motto, family values and traditions.