Vyacheslav Zhiradkov, the son of the yachtsman Yury Zhiradkov who Nikolaev went on July 17 to single swimming on a route - Ochakov - Belgrad - Nikolaev, told to journalists "20 хвилин" that his father already comes back home after stay in Belgrad.
- The father everything that planned, everything executed, - Vyacheslav Zhiradkov tells. - In the first day it issued arrival in yachts - club of Belgrad, moored the yacht and recharged onboard accumulators, filled up stocks of food and fresh water. Then it met representatives of association of the Russian cadets in Belgrad. In particular I transferred the welcome letter from our organization of cadets in Nikolaev, a photo about our life, pennants, souvenirs, the earth from a place of wound of Suvorov. Also I transferred to the ambassador of Ukraine in the Republic of Serbia the letter from the mayor of Nikolaev. It already is on the way back to Ukraine.
Yury Zhiradkov in a telephone mode reported that passable vessels which took it on a tow helped to reach Belgrad to it very much. For example, it was towed by the Ukrainian vessel from Kherson "Kremenchuk".
Arrival in Nikolaev is planned for August 26, but delays, for example and for paperwork on border are possible.