40 strongest aquabikers will participate in the championship of Russia on aquabike, which will be held from 6 to 9 September in Gelendzhik, with the support of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation, Ministry of sport of the Russian Federation, administration of city-resort of Gelendzhik, the technodynamics, the airline “Red Wings”.
The winners will be determined in different age categories in the three classes. In the slalom (race with two athletes) and circuit racing (race with the General start) the main task is to show the best time. The most spectacular sight is expected in the freestyle. Discipline involves a demonstration by members of the individual tricks and their ligaments of various degrees of complexity. Participation in the championship will bring the best athletes in the country: Sergey Chemezov, Arseny of Matantsev, Mikhail Ershov, Alexander Kuramshin and other aquabiker, which confirmed his high rating in the Cup of Russia on aquabike, which the organizers of the championship held in June in Tver.
“Gelendzhik is unfairly undervalued for a major competition in the aquatic sports. Although it has all the necessary conditions. This is the beautiful water area of the Gelendzhik Bay with a width of 3 kilometers, and one of the long comfortable sea embankments in the world, and the unique for Russia natural and climatic conditions that allow to extend the summer season, and developed tourist infrastructure. That’s why our championship is held here,” —says Mikhail Ershov, the chief organizer of the championship of Russia on aquabike in 2018, the master of sports on water and sailing sports, Russian champion in freestyle jet ski.
“We are very pleased to receive such a status and spectacular competitions. I am sure that the city with its geographical advantages and well-developed infrastructure shall ensure comfortable conditions for athletes and organizers. And the participants, in turn, will bring great pleasure to the spectators, the inhabitants of Gelendzhik. The championship of Russia on aquabike is held here in the city for the first time. I hope this will become a good tradition in the future,” says Victor Christin, mayor of the resort city Gelendzhik.
Immersive theatre on the water “a Space Odyssey” with participation of the strongest Russian freestylers in the jet ski, flyboarding and getlive viewers will be able to see day 7, 8 and 9 September. Night version of the show in neon lights and pyrotechnics residents and guests of Gelendzhik will see 9 September at 21:00 on the main promenade of the city.
For admission on the ground of “Gidroaviasalon” must undergo a mandatory accreditation for the event website