II Winter Sports and Athletic Contest of the Perm Workers

12 april 2022

The Aviadvigatel team took second place in the chess team tournament during II Winter Sports and Athletic Contest of the Perm Workers.

The II Winter Sports and Athletic Contest of the Perm Workers came to an end. This year a record number of teams took part – 33 to be exact and more than 1,300 people. Within 3 days, the teams struggled for the strongest in 10 sports.

The UEC-Aviadvigatel team took an active part in five sports disciplines (hockey, skiing, basketball, football and chess). A total of 31 employees competed in the Sports and Athletic Contest. The best result among all competitions we showed in the chess discipline.

The team of UEC-Aviadvigatel consisting of Igor Gulyaev (Technician of the Documentation Department), Vasily Lesnikov (Engine Assembly Fitter of Shop 22) and Evgeniya Karmanova (Design Engineer of Design Department 255) took the 2nd place in the chess team tournament of the II Winter Sports and Athletic Contest of the Perm Workers.

It is also worth noting that the overall winner of the Sports and Athletic Contest was the team of UEC-Perm Engines, which, together with UEC-Aviadvigatel, is a Part of Perm Engines Research & Production Complex. Congratulations to our colleagues and neighbors on the industrial site! 

Speaking at the closing ceremony of the Sports and Athletic Contest, Tatiana Chesnokova, Minister of Physical Culture and Sports of the Perm Region, congratulated all the participants of the event and announced the start of preparations for the Festival among Workers’ Families, which is planned for this summer.