Representatives of the Ufa Boarding Home for Old and Disabled People visited the International Draughts World Championship.
Today, June 7, representatives of the Ufa boarding home for old and disabled people visited the International Draughts World Championship. They had conversation with Aleksandr Georgiev, the reigning champion in international draughts, Harry Otten, president of the World Draughts Federation. Visitors also attended the tournament and took photos as mementos.
Raisa Ivanovna, the representative of the boarding home, says that this trip has left a lasting impression.
- In our boarding home there are many people who are keen on draughts. We organize our own tournaments, read specific literature dedicated to this type of sport. To participate in the competition of such level is a great piece of luck, and we are very happy, - explained Raisa.