SEA CUP

competition among warship crews
August 1 — 11

HOW TO REACH:

Dagestan Republic, Makhachkala, Portovoye Shosse street, Caspian Sea waterzone

By municipal transport: to Portovoye Shosse bus stop

By car:
latitude 42,98690538, longitude 47,50816727
LOCATION
Novorossiysk, Black Sea
Makhachkala, Caspian Sea
STAGES
1. Naval warfare (with artillery firing)
2. Ship damage control
3. Ship crews skills and search and rescue contest
EQUIPMENT
Black Sea – frigates or corvettes,
displacement up to 4 500 tons.
Caspian Sea small ships
of Caspian Region States,
displacement up to 1 500 tons.




Sea cup-2016
Programme of the contest

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

25.07.2016

26.07.2016

27.07.2016

28.07.2016

29.07.2016

30.07.2016

31.07.2016

 

 

The arrival of the ship of the PLA Navy in Novorossiysk. The ceremony of reception of the ship.

10.00-11.00 Briefing on the organization and conducting of the contest "Sea cup".

11.00-13.00 Organizational meeting of the Judicial Commission.

14.00-15.00 Pre-navigational calculations.

15.00-15.30 Tactical briefing, the definition of communication and interaction between ships at sea.

9.00-13.00 Maintenance of hardware.

15.00-18.00 Training of the personnel in the struggle for the survival of the ship

10.00-18.00 Departure of the delegations on the range "Alabino" to participate in the opening ceremony of the "Armi-2016".

9.00-18.00 Training and equipment maintenance

Moscow

10.00 - 11.00 Opening ceremony of the “Armi-2016”.

17.00 Departure to the competition

Departure of the delegations who took part in the opening ceremony of the "Armi-2016" to the opening ceremony of the competition "Cup of the sea in 2016."

(Saint-Petersburg).

10.00-13.00 Festive events dedicated to the “Day of the Navy".

18.00-20.00 Concert dedicated to the “Day of the Navy".

22.00 Fireworks.

1.08.2016

2.08.2016

3.08.2016

4.08.2016

5.08.2016

6.08.2016

7.08.2016

9.00-10.00 Opening ceremony of the contest "Sea cup". Greetings of the crew of the ship of the PLA Navy with the 89th anniversary of the founding of the PLA Navy.

10.30-12.00 Draw procedure

9.00-18.00 Reconnaissance navigational trek in areas of the competition exercises. Conducting tactical and navigational calculations in the championship

9.00-18.00 Exit of ships from the port to the polygons of combat training. First stage of the competition "Sea cup" "Competition on artillery firing":

"Artillery firing at the VTS.

"Artillery firing at small targets".

9.00-18.00 First stage of the competition "Sea cup" "Artillery firing at a floating mine."

18.00-19.00 Results of the 1st stage of the competition.

9.00-18.00 Second stage of the competition "Sea cup” "Competition of the maritime training". Competition of the salvage, towing, staging on the barrel.

The return of the ships in the port of Novorossiysk.

18.00-20.00 Results of the 1st and the 2nd stages of the competition

Reserve day for the 1st and the 2nd stages of the competitions.

10.00-18.00 Activities on schedule of the cultural services.

10.00-12.00 Sightseeing tour in Novorossiysk.

12.00-13.00 Visits to the city's museums.

15.00-17.00 Excursion to the Safari Park in Gelendzhik.

17.00-19.00 Concert of art collectives of Novorossiysk.

8.08.2016

9.08.2016

10.08.2016

11.08.2016

12.08.2016

13.08.2016

14.08.2016

9.00-18.00 Third stage

Competition "Sea cup” "Competitions on struggle for survivability of the ship and rescue training" Competitions at the training complex in Novorossiysk state Maritime Academy. Ushakov.

9.00-17.00 Competition on saving raft in the waters of the Novorossiysk Bay.

17.00-18.00 Final meeting of the Judicial Commission

10.00-13.00 Sport events at the stadium "Central". Football. Friendly match. (during the break tug of war). Relay race. Results of sport events. Rewarding of winners.

Reserve day.

Departure of teams to the closing ceremony of the competition "ea cup-2016”. (Saint-Petersburg)

10.00-13.00 Closing ceremony of the competition "Sea cup-2016. (Saint-Petersburg).

Rewarding of winners of the competition

14.00 - 18.00 Cultural service of participants.

20.00-22.00 Closing ceremony of the "Armi-2016".

Preparation of ships to the sortie.

Farewell ceremony of the ship of the PLA Navy.

The departure of the ship of the PLA Navy from a port.


RESULTS OF «SEA CUP» CONTEST
Teams from 3 countries are taking part in the contest
TEAM (BLACK SEA) (195 PERSONS)
Combat ship crew – 190 persons
Coaching group – 5 persons
TEAM (CASPIAN SEA) (65 PERSONS)
Combat ship crew – 60 persons
Coaching group – 5 persons
CONDITIONS
Before the start of each episode the commanding officer reports on the readiness of the ship and its proper technical condition. If the ship is not ready and the malfunction cannot be removed within 30 min, the ship is not allowed to take part in the episode.

NAVAL WARFARE (WITH ARTILLERY FIRING)

Each ship maneuvers to occupy the firing position, performs firing and and leaves the area according to the decision of the commander. The area of competitions is equipped with the following: waiting area, start, finish and artillery firing areas (maneuver areas)

EPISODE 1
Artillery firing at a small-sized naval target – the towed naval ship target

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
Success of firing, episode performance time.
EPISODE 2
Artillery firing at an air target


ASSESSMENT CRITERIA

Success of firing, additional criteria – time for tracking the target and commencing the fire, number of volleys to hit the target.
EPISODE 3
Artillery firing at a floating mine (models of floating mines)

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA

Success of firing, episode
performance time.
TOWED FLOATING TARGET
Number of targets – 1-2
Length – 25 m
Width – 7.1 m
Water draft – 1.5 m
Disclacement – 53.5 m
AERIAL TARGET
Number of targets corresponds
with the number of participants
with reserve (up to 10 pieces).
Diameter – 32.5 sm
Speed of descent – 4.5 m/s
Glowing time – 6 min
FLOATING MINE
Number of targets corresponds
with the number of participants
with reserve (up to 10 pieces).
Diameter – 0.6 m



SHIP DAMAGE CONTROL
EPISODE 1
Water inflow control on a coastal training complex.
Team of 5 persons act in the training compartment to control
water inflow and fix holes and breaches with emergency
equipment.

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
Episode performance time (repairing the damages).
EPISODE 2
Contest on usage of rescue equipment.
This episode is conducted in the limited water area of the port near the berth. The team consisting of 6 persons puts on APO rescue suits, jump into the water, float 30 m to PSN-10 raft, overturn it, get into the raft and paddle to the finish line.


ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
Episode performance time.



SHIP CREWS SKILLS AND SEARCH
AND RESCUE CONTEST
EPISODE 1
Assistance to the ship in distress, personnel search and rescue.
Start is non-simultaneous. The ship enters the location area of a small-sized drifting ship "in distress". According to the ship commander decision the crew conducts search and rescue of human manikins afloat, boarding of a rescue group to the
ship in distress, and fixing of the towing painter, then rescue group returns on board of the ship. Towing of "ship in distress" is conducted at a speed of no more than 8 knots till the finish.

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
Episode performance time.
EPISODE 2
Anchoring and buoy mooring.
Start is simultaneous. The ships begin to move from the start point to the designated points of the anchor parking where they
carry out anchoring and buoy mooring with the set course.




ASSESSMENT CRITERIA

Episode performance time, accuracy of
holding the course.
RESULTS
The results are summarized and the winners are defined upon the conclusion of each stage
of the Competition. They are put into the rating table and informed to the participants of the
Competition.
After the third stage of the Competition the results are summarized and the winners are
defined.
The team which gets the most number of points for the three stages of the Competition
becomes winner of the Competition.
AWARDING
Awarding of winners and prize-takers of stages of the Competition is carried out during the
awarding ceremony, on the closing day of the Competition.
The best team is awarded the cup and medals, those who are on the second and third places are awarded medals.
«SEA CUP-2015»
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