At the foot of the Chkalov ladder
In Nizhny Novgorod on Sunday ended the race IV stage of the Supreme Division of the National Sailing League. The NPL held a regatta in the water area at the foot of the Chkalov ladder a second time.
© Andrey Sheremetyev
According to the website http://nationalsailingleague.ru, 20 teams arrived in Nizhny Novgorod: Burevestnik Sailing Team (ex. Leviathan) (steering Vadim Yakhinson), Calipso (Ilya Polishchuk), “PIRogovo” (Yuri Morozov), “Sail Lord” ASIA ”(Vyacheslav Yermolenko),“ Sail Lord EUROPE ”(Andrey Ryzhov), NAVIGATOR Trem (Alexander Peterson), Rocknrolla Sailing Team (Andrey Novikov), X-Fit (Vladimir Silkin), RUS7 (Anatoly Arnautov),“ Region- 23 "(Yuri Firsov), CSKA (Mikhail Poslamovsky), Black Sea (Andrei Malygin), USC (Christian Czech)," East-West "(Andrei Zuev), ZID art Sailing team (Zoran Paunovich), Parusnik74.ru (Edward Hemming), Matryoshka (Natalia Kravets), “Akhmat” (Alexander Bozhko), ArtTube RUS1 (Valeria Kovalenko) and the team of the Academy of Sailing of the St. Petersburg Yacht Club (Anna Basalkina).
The final day of the regatta was finally presented by the working wind, and the judges used it to catch up in the first two not-so-racing days. 13 starts were given, giving a total of 21 races. The results were summarized in 8 races.
Sunday was very rich in events, as a result of which the standings almost completely changed.
On the final day of the regatta, eight different teams won the race. Twice the team of Alexander Bozhko "Akhmat", the team of the Academy of Sailing Yacht Club of St. Petersburg, Anna Basalkina and ArtTube RUS1 Valeria Kovalenko. On one first arrival at CSKA Mikhail Poslamovsky, NAVIGATOR Trem Alexandra Peterson, “Region-23” by Yuri Firsov, X-Fit Vladimir Silkin and “Sail Lord-ASIA” Vyacheslav Yermolenko.
Bronze medals are taken away with a team of CSKA Mikhail Poslamovsky, Alexander Ganzhenko, Alexey Tarasov and Alexander Grishunin. The team from Moscow has both victories and eighth place in the asset, but the high results outweighed the failures.
The magnificent performance of the sailing academy of the St. Petersburg Yacht Club Anna Basalkina, Alexey Moskvichev, Vitaly Gallo and Maxim Berdnikov practically led her to the top step of the pedestal. Only one point was not enough for the “academicians” to reach first place. Note that at the first NPL regatta in NPL in 2017, “academics” also took the silver of the stage. Congratulations on the second!
Phenomenally held a stage in the Lower Tuapse Calipso. The team of Ilya Polishchuk managed to cope with the capricious weather on the first day of the regatta. Thanks to two victories on Friday and three podiums on Sunday, Ilya Polishchuk, Yegor Zuev, Nikolai Kryuchkov and Vyacheslav Bukin climbed to the top step of the pedestal. Bravo!
An excellent final spurt (victories in the final two races) allowed the team of Valeria Kovalenko ArtTube RUS1 to get close to the top three. The team took the fourth place and received a special award from the general sponsor of the USC League for the fastest passage of the distance.
Alexandra Peterson closed the top five of the strongest NAVIGATOR Trem.
Stage results –
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