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On the slalom canal in the town of Okulovka, Nizhny Novgorod region, the Championship of Russia in rowing slalom among juniors and juniors under 19 was held. Private sports company CSKA, Samara Ivan Orekhov won bronze in the individual race, as well as gold and bronze in the team races.

Both in individual and team races, the athletes have the same task – to overcome the distance, taking as many “gates” as possible, there can be from 18 to 24 pieces in total on the slalom channel. The “gates” themselves are two landmarks at a distance of 75 cm from each other, you need to get into the straight “gates” downstream, into the opposite ones – upstream.

In the individual standings of the Russian Rowing Slalom Championship, 70 athletes fought, and this is high competition. In the discipline S-1m (single canoe among men) of a private sports company of CSKA, Samara, Ivan Orekhov took third place, the first went to Sergei Smirnov, the second – to Ivan Vikharev.

About 20 teams competed in team races. In the slalom race 3 х С-2 (the team consisted of six people – three canoes, two athletes each) Ivan Orekhov won the first place as part of the team from the Altai Republic. In the team race slalom 3xC-1m (the crew of the team consists of three athletes in single canoes), the serviceman of the sports company again became the third in the team of the Republic of Altai.

According to the results of the complex classification, the team of the Altai Republic took the third place, losing the victory to St. Petersburg, and the “silver” – to the Moscow region. Ivan Orekhov made a tangible contribution to the high achievement of his regional team.

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