Good news came from famous Koz sailing club “Pallada”, according to Mr Marychev. Young enthusiasts gathered with their hands eight Dinghy class Optimist.
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In essence, it is the smallest yachts in the world and international class. They are very compact, made of plywood, but no fear of water, ready to boldly cut the Volga wave.
Of course, without the help of adults the children would not turned out. Financial support of the project “Children’s flotilla of Mari El” came from the presidential grants.
Work began last fall on the basis of the Koz College of industry and enterprise. There were no signs of complications — and then, unfortunately, broke out pandemic coronavirus. Fortunately, palladone managed to glue the hull of the Dinghy. Further, observing all security measures had to clean them, proshpaklevat, sanded, painted. And here is the crucial role was played by adults.
All the work took place outdoors. On the one hand, it’s safer, but weather conditions often hindered the process. The rain, the cold or, on the contrary, the heat, the gnats swarmed all boats. Children are constantly called to ask about the case, because each of them not only have worked with their hands, but invested in these dinghies your soul.
And here in the children’s fleet replenishment: eight beauties ready to launch. All white, like swans, can’t wait for your hour to fulfill the dreams of young shipbuilders!builtfleetoptimistsshipwrightsyoung