On the Cup of Russia on Virtual Regatta “sails E-2020” has completed the qualification and become familiar with the names of all semifinalists of the largest virtual regatta in Russia.
The second day of racing at the Cup of Russia on Virtual Regatta in the fight entered the most experienced athletes in the age category over 18 years. Before we could watch qualifying series riders, who are the future of Russian sailing sports. Today on stage were the real stars – the participant of the Olympic games Anna Basalkina, winner of the National sailing League Borys Kucherenko, sailors Bronenosec Sailing Team Alexey Kulakov Kirill Frolov, racer Russian team in the class RS:X Vladislav Burmistenko, world Vice-champion in the class “Micro” Alex Busa and many others.
Age category: above 18 years – the bulk on the “E-sail 2020”. This group showed the greatest number of participants. That is why the organizers have allocated senior athletes a separate day under qualification. From 15.00 to 22.00 racers from 10 groups of 16-17 people find out which of them is worthy of the finals of the Cup of Russia on Virtual Regatta. At stake was not only the prestige and honorary championship title, but a cash prize of the regatta. In the next stage held the top five sailors from each group. Qualification series consisted of five races with one discards the worst result.
The most impressive result in qualifying showed the athlete “Krestovsky island” Borys Kucherenko. Before the start of the virtual regatta winning sailor in 470 class joked that smartphones are not his strong point, but the reality was exactly the opposite. Kucherenko a clear advantage won the first four races and the fifth decided not to go. The closest competitor Boris – Yevgeny Morev – lay off him as much as eight points. Such a powerful performance Kucherenko has clearly made a serious bid for the final victory. Closest to his grandmaster result came Sochi yachtsman Andrey Ignatenko. On account of Andrew’s three wins and one second coming.
In other groups fight for the victory was much more intense.
“Virtual regatta is a good alternative to our beloved sailboat, which we are, for objective reasons, are unable to do now, says repeated winner of Russian Championships in the 470 class Borys Kucherenko. – In the regatta involved a lot of my friends and acquaintances. Thus, we are somehow unable to compete and see each other. In my opinion, this is really cool”.
Today, April 23, at the Cup of Russia on Virtual Regatta “sails E-2020” will be held semi-final series in all age categories. The race will start at 15.00 and will end in the area of 21.00. At the end of the semifinals, we find the names of all finalists of the virtual regatta.
The list of semifinalists in the age category over 18 years:
Trofimenko Alexander Ermakov Vladimir, Mechanics Simon, Nikita Sokolov, Vadim Tsvetkov, Vorobyeva Tatyana Kucherenko Boris Morev Eugene, Hydyrov Of Nura, Kotelnikov Alexander Frolov Kirill Ignatenko Andrey Kataev Denis, Voloshenko Alexei Anokhin Andrey, Artem Chichulin, Cadet Ivan Kuzmin Oleg Zharikov, Vitaly Ilyin, Semen, Ivakhno Novel, Loaches Elias, Vyacheslav Sheludyakov, Doroshenko Sergey Krapivin Daniel, Sergei Vorontsov, Vyacheslav Borodulin, Ushkov Mikhail, Vladislav Burmistenko, Deyanov Daniel, Gureev Ivan Evseenko Alexander, Yegor Zuev, Denis Kotlyarov, Robomachine Anastasia, Maxim Tokarev, Ermakov Ilya Fomin Mikhail Musikhin Sergey Khodyrev, Dmitri, Evseenko Daniil, Pobedin Andrew, Lazdin Dmitry, Nedoshivin Gregory, Daniel Ignatov, Ryzhov Andrey, Svetlana Gorlova, Kurochkin Dmitry Nosov Konstantin Tkachenko Valery Tolstov Herman, Paschenko, Ivan Lyashenko Borys.
The results can be found on the website of the Academy sailing