Kovilyaev is Russian champion 2008
26 Jun 2008 at 13:10 | Published by: JJM | Views: 3846 | News search
Junior player Sergey Kovilyaev took gold at Russian championships 2008,
played in Moscow at the eternite course of Russian State University of Sports.
His average score was
in the competition of 7 rounds.
Defending champion Sergey Fokin got silver,
after a sudden death play-off against Kirill Teterev.
Fokin and Teterev lost 3 points to the winner, with average score
Victor Zhabin was fourth in men, with average
Russian champion 2008 in women’s competition is Olesya Trofimchik,
with average score
Silver went to Natalia Venchikova
and bronze to Tatiana Chesnova after a tied score and play-off with
archive photos by ÖBGV, Astra Miglane-Stanwyck,
Arto Borg, Kevin Botto and
The tournament was organized by Russian Golf Association,
in cooperation with Russian Minigolf Association.
The competition was open for foreign players:
the special prize for the best foreign player went
to Vasil Brateyko of Ukraine, who ranked 9th in men’s competition.
The course record for this new eternite course was set at
played by Victor Zhabin and Kirill Teterev.
» photo from the competition: Sergey Chernitsyn
» photo from the competition: Konstantin Rukovishnikov
» website of Russian Minigolf Association