The UkrSA Comission "Children and caves" web-page

"Ascent", "Adventures Collection" and "ALP.COM.UA" - sponsors of the contest 2017

Ascent ALP.COM.UA Adventures Collection

Tourist equipment stores "Ascent", "Adventures Collection" and online store «ALP.COM.UA», Dnipropetrovsk City, presented the winners travel wallets, essential in any journey. Neck wallets Milo Mongo and Milo Meto allow to keep on hand all the documents, money, credit cards and plastic cards, without pockets. And smart multifunctional headwear H.A.D.


Contest "Caves in the Eyes of our Children" begins

Ukrainian Speleological Association (UkrSA), the Editors board of the UkrSA “The Light” magazine and UkrSA Commission "Children and Caves" invite young artists to take part in the 5th International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the Eyes of our Children".

Contest will be held in the following age categories: up to 6 years, 7-9 years, 10-12 years, 13-16 years.

We are looking forward to your work from February 1 to March 31, 2017. Conclusions will be held from April 1 to 15. After production of diplomas, prizes and diplomas will be sent to the winners by mail.

The conditions of the contest are available on the website page "Conditions".

Please, send your kid's drawings on e-mail speleoukraine[@] with the title "Contest of Kid’s Drawing".

Organizing Committee

Petzl Tikkina 80 lm

Sports and Tourism Goods store Nomad

Sports and Tourism Goods store "Nomad", Kyiv, which supports the contest since its inception, presents the winners headlamps Petzl Tikkina 80 lm.

Pack-up-Bottle™ (Light my Fire), Primus Commuter Mug

Equipment center "Futen" (Zaporizhzhia) presented to the winners of the contest Pack-up-Bottle™ (700 ml) and vacuum insulated mug Primus Commuter Mug 0.4 l.

International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the Eyes of our Children 2017"

In 2017, during the period from February, 01 to March, 31 Ukrainian Speleological Association (UkrSA) is holding the 5th International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the eyes of our children".

UkrSA is an all-Ukrainian public organization of Ukrainian cavers. One of the activities of UkrSA is to work with children. An introduction to caving, trips, expeditions is an effective means of educating children and youth.

Since 2013, the UkrSA Commission "Children and caves" and speleological magazine "The Light" (which is published by the Ukrainian Speleological Association) successfully held the International Contest of Kid’s Drawing "Caves in the eyes of our children". During the four years of the competition was attended by 473 children from 18 countries (Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Hungary, Romania, China, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, India, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Sri Lanka, Serbia , Malaysia), who sent 533 drawings. All images posted on the website of the UkrSA Commission "Children and caves", and the winners are published in "The Light" magazine.