Uralkali is the Main Sponsor of the Stroganov Regatta 2024

28.06.2024

The Stroganov Regatta, a regional sailing competition for young athletes traditionally held each year with Uralkali’s support, will take place on 29-30 June at the Usolye-Stroganovskoye historical heritage site in Perm Region. 

Around 40 athletes aged 8-15 are expected to take part in the races, competing in the Optimist, Cadet, Ray Radial, Ray Mini, and Rocket class centreboard sailboats. The list of participants includes several members of the Perm regional sailing team. Racing will be held under international regatta regulations, and winners will join the Perm regional team to be able to race at the national level. 

The visitors of the event will be offered tours around Usolye-Stroganovskoye, as well as master classes and entertainment sessions for children.

Andrey Silayev, Uralkali Deputy CEO — Director of Security:

Uralkali supports sports, fitness, and healthy lifestyle activities of adults and young people. The Usolye site has been hosting the Stroganov Regatta since 2006, which today is a major sporting event. Each year, the race attracts young athletes from Perm and other regions of Russia, and is very popular with residents and visitors of Berezniki. In addition to the regatta, Uralkali also sponsors the Stroganov Mile, the Chimes of Russia, and a range of other important social and athletic events.

Uralkali (www.uralkali.com) is one of the world’s largest potash producers and exporters. The Company’s assets consist of 5 mines and 7 ore treatment plants in the towns of Berezniki and Solikamsk (Perm Region, Russia). Uralkali employs more than 13,300 people in the main production unit.