Gazprom Youth Sailing Challenge announced that the program is open again.
Just like last year, Russian athletes between 18 and 30 years old with at least candidate master of sports level may apply for the challenge. To apply, please register on the project website and fill in the application form. The deadline for applications is until June 1, 2015.
The best applicants will be invited to the selection events which will take place in June on the base of the yacht port «Hercules» in St. Petersburg. During the selection events candidates will be offered to pass tests as well as take part in on-water training.
Based on the results of the training camp, 4 athletes will be selected to join the Gazprom Youth Sailing Challenge team.
Together with the team the winners will have an opportunity to take part in international competitions.
Gazprom Youth Sailing Challenge is a project launched in 2014. The goal of the programme is to identify talented yachtsmen and prepare them to work as part of highly professional international crews.