The IIIrd International SOCHI FEC/PROM Cup surely became the best tournament according to its atmosphere, which the Sportico organizers had ever held in the Olympic games host city. The new football flooring, welcoming complex "Yunost", the best health resort of the country, the broadest geography of participants – all the aspects turned the competition to a really colossal and special event in the corporate sport of our country. Just think it over! 12 participating companies represented 10 (!) cities and populated localities at the Cup. Moscow (Lukoil-Energoseti and NRC "Kurchatov Institute") and Sochi (Sochiteploenergo and Sochi EBPS) delegated per two teams to the tournament. There was a single team from Saint-Petersburg (Gazprom Energoholding), Novosibirsk (SIBECO), Krasnoyarsk (Lesstroyinvest), Krasnodar (Krasnodar Burenie), Ufa (Bashneftegeofizika), Pyatigorsk (Kavkazenergo) and, sure enough, guests from Kazakhstan, representing in the competition one region of the fraternal state: Kazakhmys (Karaganda) and Molodezhny Coal Mine from the same-named workers settlement of Karaganda Region. And if you would consider, that a half of the teams represented combined teams of different subdivisions of the participating companies from various cities and regions!? This constellation of the teams in warm April Adler was greeted by the 7-fold Champion of Russia as a member of Spartak Dmitry Khlestov, who became the honoured guest of the competition.