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Winners of the contest 2017

The International Contest for children "Caves in the Eyes of our Children", organized by the Editors board of the UkrSA “The Light” magazine and UkrSA Commission "Children and Caves" is finished. The competition was attended by 200 participants aged from 3 to 16 years. Together they sent 211 drawings. The geography of the contest was 3 countries - Ukraine, Russia, Bulgaria and 19 cities (Kyiv, Ufa, Sofia, Kharkiv, Zhitomir, Poltava, Khmelnitsky, Odesa, Donetsk, Izum, Shatava, Kramatorsk, Brovary, Zavodske, Drabiv, Tarasivka, Sokal, Pavlograd, Ismail). For 5 years of the contest 672 child took participation in the contest, which sent 743 drawings.

Judging by a jury composed of:

Yuri Kasian, Chief Editor of the UkrSA “The Light” magazine, Kyiv

Pavel Kuprich, Ukrainian Speleological Association President, Chernivtsi

Natalia Isayeva, illustrator, Kharkiv

Olga Ryazanova, cave explorer with many years of experience in organizing and directing children's speleo groups, Kyiv

Nadezhda Gorbachova, architecture student, who all her life learns to draw, Chernivtsi-Kiyv

The contest winners in their age groups became:

0-6 years

1st place

Дивовижна мозаїка печер

2d place

Подземный лагерь в гроте пещеры Нахимовская

3d place

Спелео кіт

7-9 years

1st place

Підземне озеро

2d place

Прокладаючи шлях у непізнане

3d place

Досі ще незвідана печера

10-12 years

1st place

Крижана печера льодовика Ватнаекюдль

2nd place

Подолання глибини

3d place

Смарагдові казки

13-16 years

1st place

Озеро в пещере

2d place

Прихований світ казки

3d place


Winners will be awarded Diplomas and prizes.

All participants received certificates of participation by e-mail.

Organizing Committee congratulates the winners and participants.

See you next, 2018!

Organizing Committee

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