Sailing festival on the Amur Bay brought together young yachtsmen from all over the Far East

Sailing festival on the Amur Bay brought together young yachtsmen from all over the Far East

The 18th interregional sailing festival is held in the Amur Bay. More than three hundred yachtsmen from all over the Far East take part in the competition. Today in the waters of the race in youth categories. The speed of the yacht, and hence the victory depends not only on the strength of the wind, but also on the correct settings and management. Even children are serious. Ksenia Kozlova, from the port of Vanino, she equips the Dinghy. Ksenia Kozlova, yachtsman :" it means to prepare the boat for the race. Well, sail to put the rope there to tie, Wysocki all".

150 participants. The youngest is 9 years old. There are newcomers and old sailors. Ilya Soloveichik became fascinated with sail, after the father. Four years, he is a beautiful sport and, it seems, is not afraid of the sea. Ilya Soloveychik, yachtsman: "When you turn over, it's not scary, on the contrary, even — sometimes it's fun." Mikhail Ermakov, yachtsman: "the Sea, waves, speed. Sailing is very cool." In wetsuits, life jackets — with the help of comrades, the far East descend yachts into the water. The main difficulty of this sport-the volatility of the wind. This time the young are lucky, they are in the drift, not on the shore, do not wait for the weather for hours. Each novice yachtsman shoulders should remain nine races.

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