United BIT - best in cheer sport
The dance group of USTU "United BIT" returned with regular victories from the official championship and the championship of Russia in cheer sport. The championship was held February 22 - 24 at the CSKA Universal Sports Complex in Moscow. In addition, among adult members of the collective, 19 people completed the standards for awarding the title of “Master of Sports of Russia”.
The national team of our region took an honorable 7th place among the teams of 48 regions of Russia. According to representatives of the Presidium of the Federation of cheer sport of the Komi Republic, this is a very good result for our region.
A relatively young sport was recognized in our country in the early 2000s. This year, a record number of participants applied for participation in the championship: 4253 athletes from 45 regions, 442 coaches representing 177 clubs, a total of 742 exits to the dance floor.
As a result, in the category “Children” the team of USTU “United BIT” took the first place. Juniors became the second. Adult team “United BIT” also took second place. Among the adult “deuces”, the duet Kirill Larionov and Alexander Zhebin took 3rd place. The first place was taken by Nikita Vinogradov and Nikolai Kostyuk.
Based on the results of the championship, the Russian national team will be formed to participate in the World Championships in April in the USA (Orlando) and the European Championships in Italy in July this year.