Virtual regatta “Electronic Armada 2020”, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, was held the third day of racing. Vasily Bogdanov became the leader in the group up to 18 years of age and in the age group of 14 years decided all the finalists
Yesterday, may 12, on virtual regatta sailing Academy sports and Yacht-club of Saint-Petersburg held the race in two age categories. In a group of up to 14 years semi-finals took place, and in the under 18 finals. The final series will last two days – the drivers are waiting for 10 races (5 races per day) with two emissions of the worst parishes.
In the age category up to 14 years throughout the regatta the draw on the different breeds groups of two favorites – Nikita Black and Andrew Sumenkova (both from the Academy of sailing). At each new stage of the competition, these riders are confident to win, leaving rivals no chance. Here’s the semi-finals were no exception. Nikita and Andrew won four races, scored four points and pulled away from nearest rivals on nine and eight points, respectively. In the final series it should be an interesting fight for gold between these athletes.
Earlier, Nikita Black ahead of Andrew Konenkova in the fight for the gold at the first all-Russian regatta “sails E-2020”. Then Andrew took a confident revenge in a series of regattas “Cup Academy on Virtual Regatta”, leaving Nikita behind. Their next rendezvous in the final of “Electronic Armada 2020” will be a real decoration of the tournament. According to the results of the semi-finals after the leaders settled Alex Vorobiov, Anna Simonenko and Yang Curtis (all Academy). Let’s see if any of them intervene in the fight for the gold medal.
But if in the youngest age categories, we only look forward to the final series, here’s the older drivers already are fighting for medals. Yet the winner of this fight goes, the athlete from Sebastopol Vasiliy Bogdanov. Earlier Vasily has won the silver “E sail,” and now have seriously decided to win the “Electronic Armada”. After the first five races he is ahead of the nearest competitor, Paul Sobchenko from Sochi – four points. They are followed by Maxim Chernov (Moscow) and Brovin Rodion (Saint Petersburg).
May 13 virtual regatta “Electronic Armada 2020” scheduled free day. Thursday, may 14, in the age category up to 14 years old will start the final series, and in the age group of 18 years will be the winners of the regatta. All final races will be shown live on the pages of the Academy sailing and the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg in Facebook.
The press service of the Academy of sailing
The detailed schedule and the composition of the groups can be found on the website of the Academy sailing