«The Game of Chess under the Cold Shoulder»

«The Game of Chess under the Cold Shoulder»

“Oh, I remember how we went to “Komatek”…” – a phrase that is pronounced by experienced members of “Carabela” very often. All of us have become accustomed to the fact that there is a yacht club on the other side of the VIZ reservoir, where sometimes we can see big and small yachts of different classes and types. But few of us knew that Maxim Taranov – one of the best Russian sailors, a living legend and master of...

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Новый год в «своей тарелке»

Новый год в «своей тарелке»

Sorry, this entry is only available in Russian. Новогодние праздники – это время когда каждый без исключения может почувствовать себя ребёнком и с головой окунуться в праздник. Ну, а те, кто особо ждут этого праздника, те, кто первого января первым делом бегут к ёлке и ищут...

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The Unexpected Victory of “Carabela” Members

The Unexpected Victory of “Carabela” Members

The skating competition – “short track” took place for the second time on January 22, 2012 on the hockey court near the children club “Uralets”. The organizer of the contest was the Association of children and adolescent clubs “Sotsium”.  Guys from “Carabela” also tried their hands in “fast-skating” and made the team. Nick Koshkin tells about Sunday’s events. “Not so long ago a group of guys from the squadron...

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Gather to Start a New Year

Gather to Start a New Year

On January 15, 2012 the working meeting was carried out in the squadron. It was devoted to the beginning of a new calendar year. The preparations were common: rehearsals of the drummers and the standard group, commanders’ council… So, the drummers’ signal – march-attack rings out already in all the premises of the squadron. Everybody stands in a straight and beautiful line in expectation of the meeting’s beginning. “The fleet,...

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Guys from «Carabela» went to a winter expedition

Guys from «Carabela» went to a winter expedition

During winter holidays in 2012 a group of guys from the «Carabela» squadron visited the Winter Media – «Winter expedition». It was carried out by the scout troop «Spolokh» in the camp «Computer and I» of the city of Tver. The following people were in the team from the squadron: the commodore of the squadron Krapivina Larisa, junior flag officer Denis Neugodnikov, captain Dima Vasilika, navigators Krapivin Petr and Maria Kolesnikova, sub-skippers...

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Как каравелльцы жили по лунному календарю

Как каравелльцы жили по лунному календарю

Sorry, this entry is only available in Russian. Кто-то во время каникул просто сидел дома и «спал», кто-то представлял отряд в зимней экспедиции – «Winter Media», а кто-то, пусть и очень не многочисленным составом, побывал на Луне. Но не думайте, что я сошла с ума или наши ребята...

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Toys Come to Life at the Residence of the Governor

Toys Come to Life at the Residence of the Governor

For several years at the end of the year “Carabela” members have been given a lucky opportunity to visit the New Year party at the residence of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region. The year 2011 wasn’t an exception thanks to the efforts of the Ministry of Social Protection and the Ministry of Education specialists. This time the “Carabela” squadron got 20 invitations signed by the Governor for December 30 and January 3. The New Year tale...

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