This year, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk was chosen as the venue to conduct the national final, as it is informed on the official website of the championship. From the 8th to the 12th of August 50 thousand guests from all regions of the country will watch performances of 800 contestants – winners of the regional championships from all over the country and teams from other countries. Yamal will be represented by Alexander Radostayev from the multidiscipline college of the town Muravlenko on the competence “heavy equipment maintenance” and Anastasia Gorelova from the Yamal polar agro-economic technical school on the competence “veterinary medicine”.
As we should remind, the annual final of the National championship “Young professionals” (WorldSkills Russia) has taken place in Russia since 2013. Students of colleges and technical schools, who are the best in their regions, aged from 16 to 22 years old gather at the site of one of Russian cities to compete for the title of the best in Russia and to get a chance to be included into the national team and to participate in international championships. The largest national championship took place in 2017 in Krasnodar. 113 competencies were presented on it, 1300 contestants and 1600 experts from all over Russia participated in the competitions on the competences.