Meanwhile in Russia ... Konstantin Chernov gave us on update on what's going on in Russia contestwise. Recently 2 contests took place with the support by Red Bull. The first one was in Moscow on September 7 and was called RedBull@Best City in the World. It was the final of a street contests series and the organizers decided to add flatland. They also invited Bert Ribul as a judge. Konstantin won followed by Artem Savichev (2nd) and Alex Proshin (3rd).
After that they went to Kazan where the Red Bull Blue Silver Flatland Jam took place in the center of the city. Bert was one of the judges again and this time Artem Savichev took the 1st place. 2nd place went to Niyaz Zaripov and Konstantin got 3rd.