Sergey Chemezov

© Alexey Kudryashov

The competition was attended by over 50 athletes. The competitions were held in three disciplines. In the slalom (parallel races two athletes) winning the Runabout GP1 class (sitting jet ski) won by Dmitry Tsuki, European champion last year. In Ski division (a bike without a seat) defeated Daniil Vlasov from St. Petersburg. In circuit racing (stars with a mass start) in different categories won by Daniil Vlasov, Timur Arkhipov, Nikolai Arkhipov, Alexander kabatov, Roman Klimenko.

Become the most entertaining competitions in the freestyle category (demonstration of tricks at the time). Champion was 16-year-old athlete from Moscow Sergey Chemezov: “I’m happy with my performance – did the best that ready for today. But there is always room to grow. I hope that every year my results will improve and I will do more and more complex elements. My global goal is to become world champion,” commented the athlete . Second place was taken by Arseny of Matantsev, multiple champion of Russia. Third place – Alexander by Kuramshina representing the Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan.

The Governor of the Tver region Igor Rudenya handed the Cup of Michael of Tver “For will to victory”, dedicated to the 700th anniversary of the making of his achievement, the chief organizer of the Cup of Russia on aquabike, champion of Russia 2011, master of sports in water-motor sport, Mikhail Ershov, who also took part in the competition. “The participants in the freestyle category this year was very strong. Especially bright program skated the first three. I appreciate their performance at the level of world Champions. The athletes are not resting on our laurels, and every year I see how their level is increasing,” commented Mikhail Ershov.

Special prize from the Ministry of tourism of the Tver region and tourism portal Welcometver.ru was awarded athlete of the farthest region of the country. They became a competitor in the freestyle category Michael Shewchuk (Baikal Jet Fest) from Irkutsk.

At the Cup of Russia on aquabike 2018 successfully hosted the world’s first official competition in the discipline gidroplag (flyboarding) under the auspices of the UIM. First place was taken by the oldest sportsman in the category of Vladimir Belov from Nizhny Novgorod. Second place went to Timothy gentle. Third place – Dmitry Zhuravlev. Both athletes represent the Moscow school of Mosfly. In the evening, viewers saw a unique freestyle show on the water “a Space Odyssey” with the participation of flabergasted just confirmed its high status in the competition.

“It is the fifteenth event in the extreme sports that our team spent in the land of Tver. In particular, this annual festival “Russian wave” (yachting, people have relied on it, wakeboard, Padborg), “Russian snow” (snow mobiles, dune buggy, motocross winter), “Russian spring” (quads, easy Enduro), “Wet missiles” (wakeboard, wakesurf). As for discipline jetski Tver oblast became the real capital of: top events of the season have been held here for the third time in a row. Russia, known for its natural resources and open spaces must occupy a leading position in the world for tourist attraction. Events of this level contribute to the development of international and, primarily, domestic tourism in the country. Very flattering that an event of this level we were able to spend during the world Cup,” commented Andrei Krasnov, head of the organizing Committee of the Cup of Russia on aquabike.

“Today we saw a wonderful performances, and most importantly – the will to win all the speakers. In the Tver region it already the third competition aquabike. I hope that the Tver earth, these competitions are held on a regular basis. Will be happy every year to hold this event,” said Igor Rudenya the Governor of the Tver region.

The next major competitions aquabike will be held from 6 to 9 September in Gelendzhik. It will be the championship of Russia on aquabike.

Organizers: Federation of water-motor sports Federation and the sports marketing Agency “ExtremeMediaGroup”

Partners and patronage: the Government of the Tver region, Ministry of sport of the Russian Federation, the city Administration of Tver, the Committee for physical culture and sports of Tver region, the Ministry of tourism of the Tver region, the emergencies Ministry in Tver region, the international water-motor Union UIM,

Starring: multifunctional clinic “Seven doctors”, wakeboard and wakesurf club, Malibu yacht club “Park Rublevo” technical partners “BRP the Center the North and South of Saint Petersburg”, “BRP the Center Tver”, group of companies “Car 69”, hotel “Osnabruck” and marketing agencies UBKGroup.

General information partners: information Agency “TASS” and broadcasting company “Star”

General radio partner: “Nashe radio”

General sports partner: channel “Match TV”

Information partners: TV channel “Russian extreme” magazine MotorBoat and Yachting, “Great sport”, Moto, Internet resources Geometria, “Soviet sport”, Vesti.ru, “R-Sport” The Challenger, “the Russian stadium”, “Sports Russia”, SportMediaNews.