Rus News Journal

the Teenager from Sochi has occupied 3 - e a place on the international regatta in Spain

Sochi, 8 janv - News, Olesya Mitsenko. Inhabitant of Sochi Alexander Askerov, 15 - the summer pupil of local sailing school, became the bronze prize-winner of the international regatta which passed from January, 1 till January, 5th, 2011 in the Spanish Cadiz, informs a press - service of federation of sailing of Sochi on Saturday.

According to the Sochi federation, the regatta has collected 80 participants from nine countries. Russia was represented by 11 sportsmen. Askerov has won the third place among juniors in class RS:X, Novosibirsk racer Artem Murashov became the first in this category.

" At Alexander Askerova in class RS:X the big prospects, it already took part in competitions to adult sportsmen. The present prize-winning places bear that the next years we can C it among the strongest racers " - are quoted in a MSG of a word of the trainer of the sportsman, the president of federation of sailing of Sochi Victor Ajvazjana.

the Trainer has noticed that ahead at the young sportsman dense trainings and participation even in several races.

the Sochi sailing school has been created in November, 1981. Pupils of school repeatedly became winners of Games of Krasnodar territory, occupied prize-winning places in the championships of Russia, Europe and the world on sailing. Now at school are engaged more than 100 persons.