After 1991, Georgia has become the
independent state. In 1992 the Water ski Federation of Georgia was formed.
So after that time I have took participation in competitions as a Georgian
Water ski team member.
Champion of the
international tournament in France "Ortez'90" among open category. I
have won the first place in tricks, the first
place in overall, the second place in jumping and the
third place in slalom.I have won the third place in USSR Cup in
structure of the VDSOP-1 team, in Poti.
of the international tournament in Germany "Feldberg'89" among juniors. I
was first in tricks and I have won jumping.I have won the first place in USSR Cup in
structure of the VDSOP-1 team, in Poti.European Champion
among juniors in structure of USSR team, in Norway.
have won the first place in tricks, second place in overall and third
place in slalom on the USSR Championships among juniors in Moscow.I have won the third place in
jumping and third place in tricks on the
international tournament "Friendship Cup Sofia 88" in Bulgari.
I have won the second place
in tricks, second place in overall and third place
in slalom on USSR Championships among the dauphin boys in Novopolotsk.Sport department of USSR appropriated me
qualification "Master of Sports of the USSR". Also I was a member of
Soviet Union team among juniors.
Georgia there has arrived the deserved trainer of Byelorussia, Melnik Viktor
Ivanovich. He was one of the best trainer on Water ski at those times in
I have won the first place In tricks on "All-Union"
classification competition among the dauphin boys
I have started my skiing. My first
trainer was Kobyalko Vyatcheslav Konstantinovich,
which has arrived from Byelorussia and has collected a plenty of children.
In that way, has appeared a first in that time Water ski team in Georgia.
In spite of the fact that there was only one pair wooden ski and aluminium
boat with the outboard motor, I had a huge interest to this sport.