2020 SETKA CUP OPEN CADETS & MINICADETS: THE FIRST OPEN CHILDREN’S TOURNAMENT
On August 29, 2020, the first children’s non-commercial tournament of the Setka Cup Open — 2020 series was held | SETKA CUP OPEN cadets & minicadets based on the “Gurman” sports club. Organizers of the event, Setka Cup, have attracted a partner Morshynska JuniorZ.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the recommendations of the Ministry of Health, the number of fans at the event was limited. But, for the first time in the history of Ukrainian non-commercial table tennis tournaments, everyone could watch the tournament live on the official Setka Cup TV channel.
In the tournament 2020 | SETKA CUP OPEN cadets&minicadets, 8 teams of two age categories competed. Team “West Juniors”, which included players from Lviv, Transcarpathian, Vinnytsia regions, led by coach Alexander Titus, got a victory. The championship places were also taken by the Orion-Leader and ERA teams, which took second and third places, respectively.
“Another competition from the Setka Cup Open 2020 series of non-commercial tournaments took place. This time children under 12 and 15 years old played. That was a team tournament and each match was accompanied by intrigue and interest. The most important thing is that the children received benefits and a charge of positive emotions before the school year,” comments Denis Kalachevskyi, the main organizer of the SETKA CUP OPEN series of non-commercial tournaments.