Young chess players from Salekhard won four medals in Chelyabinsk
15:41 12 ноября 2018
Категории: News in English
Sportspeople from Yamal successfully participated in the competitions of Ural Federal Okrug in chess in Chelyabinsk. Traditionally, the competitions were conducted in three disciplines – with classical control of time, the rapid chess and the blitz.
According to the information given to a correspondent of the news agency “Sever-Press” in the regional department on physical culture and sport, Ilya Abramov won the golden medal in the classical chess among boys up to 17 years old. Galina Mikheyeva won the victory in the rapid chess among girls up to 13 years old, and Oksana Goryachkina became the silver prizewinner among girls up to 11 years old. In the blitz Galina Mikheyeva won the silver award in her age category. All the young people are students of the Polar chess school named after Anatoly Karpov.
380 young chess players from Sverdlovsk, Chelyabinsk, Tyumen and Kurgan regions, Yamal and Yugra participated in the competitions.