On May 22 in the city of Nikolaev in the territory of the sports Dynamo complex passed regional competitions on pozharno - to applied sports among young men. 24 teams took part in competitions from all regions of the Nikolaev area. 200 young men showed the skills in work with fire accessories. About it reports the GU Ministry of Emergency Situations central processing unit of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area.
Organizers of competitions: head department Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area, Managements of physical culture and sport of the regional state administration, Department of education and sciences of an oblogsadministration and Volunteer fire society.
Competitions took place in three age categories: younger group - 13-14 years, average - 15-16 years, and senior - 17-18 years. Athletes carried out three types of exercises: lifting on an assault ladder (a suspended ladder with a hook) in a window of an educational tower, overcoming 100 - a meter strip with obstacles and fire relay. Depending on the age category, each exercise has the features. So, if athletes in the senior category had to rise on 3-й a floor, younger, on already suspended ladder - by the second.
In overcoming 100 - a meter strip young athletes had to jump through 2-x a meter obstacle, run, holding in hand two skatka of fire hoses on 8 - ми to meter "boom" one and a half meter high and only 18 centimeters wide.
Then to connect sleeves, to attach them to a fire branching, to attach a fire trunk and to finish with it in hands.
Fire relay - 400 meters was the final stage, young rescuers overcame 100 meter strip with obstacles, by means of a step-ladder - sticks got over through a sports lodge and imitated fire extinguishing by means of the fire extinguisher.
In persistent fight first place was won by team of the Arbuzinsky area, the second and third place was divided among themselves by Zhovtnevy and Voznesensky's teams of regions of the Nikolaev area.
All winners were awarded by diplomas and valuable prizes.
Young men who showed the best result, will defend honor of the Nikolaev area in the All-Ukrainian championship on pozharno - to applied sports among young men which will take place in the city of Lviv.
As the first deputy chief of head department Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area Oleg Masur noted: "pozharno - applied sports are sports of strong, desperate, courageous people. Children who participate in such competitions is our future change as the majority of them who participated in competitions earlier, in higher educational institutions of system of the Ministry of Emergency Situations already study. These competitions - one of stages of training of future rescuers.