15 сентября 2020 года
Chess helps to form navigator qualities

From September 1 to September 8, a chess tournament among cadets doing their practical training period was held on board the sail training ship Nadezhda. The tournament was organized by cadet A.S. Polubinsky, having the second category in chess. 16 navigation cadets of Company 17ntook part in the competition. The navigator must have not only good health, but also clearly assess the situation and calculate all his actions in advance, and chess is the kind of sport in which not physical strength and endurance are needed, but strategic thinking and attention. The tournament was held in two stages, which lasted a total of eight days. The first stage was a group stage, and the second was according to the Olympic system. During the tournament, 26 games were played. Prize places were distributed as follows: A. Shiryaev - third place, A. Polubinsky - second place and R. Koneshev took the first place.

Photos by N. Nikiforov, cadet, Company 17

A.S. Sdvizhkov, cadet, Company 17

15 сентября 2020 года