Max Polyakov, co-founder of Association Noosphere, believes that science, commitment, passion, and technology are all essential to the future of mankind. The synergy that is achieved through these is the reasons Association Noosphere has created so many initiatives to foster them. They include platforms to share knowledge, centers of research and engineering activities, а network of techstars and futurists, an hardware startup competition, scientific and business conferences, and many more.
While sporting activities are worthwhile endeavors on their own merit, Max Polyakov and Noosphere believe that sports improve our health, increase our energy, and boost confidence. When we strive for the gold, we find the power to change the world. This is why Noosphere supports sporting activities, especially among people engaged in technical disciplines.
On December 8-9, 3 teams from the Noosphere participated in the annual tournament - Table Tennis IT Cup 2018 in Kharkiv. In total, 39 IT teams from different Ukraine regions took part in the competition.
Zaporizhia team won the bronze medal and took 3rd place. And one of the their team members, Vyacheslav Antonenko, received the award “Best attacking player”.
The Dnipro team took the 1st place in the junior finals. 2nd prize place also belongs to the Noosphere, the team Renatus.
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, congratulates the guys on the first places and wishes to remain winners in all the following competitions.
On November 10-11, the final games of the MURKA PUBG Cup 2018 were held. The first place in the tournament was taken by the Mur'Vi team. All members of this team work in MURKA. They got 800 USD prize fund, main award, and branded power banks from the Max Polyakov’s Association Noosphere.
Composition team Mur'Vi:
• Dmitrii Tarasenko (captain)
• Vitalij Shalamov
• Konstantin Lashchenko
• Mihail Moskal
The second place was taken by the New School team:
• Viktor Stytsenkov, Together Networks (captain)
• Sergey Volkov, MaxPay
• Maxim Kovalenko, Together Networks
• Vladislav Pshebitsyn, Together Networks
The 3rd Place in the tournament table is occupied by Cursed Kittens. It is also MURKA team and they will get T-shirts with the tournament logo.
• Cursed Kittens members:
• Danil Sologubov (captain)
• Denis Didkovskij
• Oleg Medved'
• Evgenij Ostapenko
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, invites teams to the MURKA PUBG Cup games in the next 2019.
Max Polyakov’s Association Noosphere has created a Telegram channel, specifically for runners - the Noosphere Runners.
Here, fans of running competition will be able to:
- find like-minded people
- receive and share information about running competitions in different cities of Ukraine
- find your team to participate in relay competitions and other group competitions (by the way, Vladislav Gruba is already looking for a team to participate in the Kiev ultra-marathon)
- exchange information about training, the best equipment, doctors, healthy eating and the like.
On October 28, runners from Association Noosphere took part in the second annual Zaporizhstal Half Marathon.
Congratulations to the winners, Vladislav Gruba and Alexander Gusev, with their achievements:
Vladislav ran 21.0975 km in 1:58:17.
Alexandra overcame 5 km in 32:14.4 and took 47th place.
We wish the guys to continue to work hard on their physical training, and, as we believe, next time the first places will be behind them!
On October 20-21, the last games took place as part of the qualification stage of MURKA CS: GO Cup. Max Polyakov is ready to name the finalist teams:
BeastMode - consists entirely of specialists MURKA and won 1st place in last year's tournament. The team includes: Mikhail Bedritskii, Vjacheslav Leonov, Dmitrii Leonov, Sergej Lotakov and Danil Sologubov.
RevolWave is a team of experts from different departments of the Noosphere. Team members: Artem Maryin (Noosphere projects), Anatolii Prokhorenko (Ask.fm), Vitalii Petrenko (Together Networks), Roman Gerasimenko (Murka), Alexandr Kocherian (TrafficHunt), Volodymyr Masiura (ClickDealer).
Max Polyakov wishes the teams good luck in the offline finals, which will be held on November 24 in the Dnipro.
Max Polyakov reports that on October 7, athletes from Association Noosphere participated in the Wizz Air Kyiv City Marathon.
Sunny and warm weather strengthened the spirit of our participants and helped them get high results:
December 8-9, 40 teams from all over Ukraine will gather at the annual sporting event - Table Tennis IT Cup Kharkiv Open.
Last year, our team from Association Noosphere became the champion in this tennis tournament and received 2 awards: “Key Player” and “The Best Attacking Player".
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, we invite everyone to take part in the tournament and prove to everyone that the Noosphere has the best IT tennis players in Ukraine.
8 teams of Dota professional players participated in the MURKA Dota 2 / CS: GO / PUBG Cup 2018 competition, initiated by Max Polyakov.
The games were held in 3 stages:
The organizers have already named the finalists who will compete in the offline final:
June 24 Noosphere held the final match between the teams EOS and Together Networks 2. Both teams were strong and wanted to win, so it's no surprise that the match ended in a draw with a score of 0:0.
To determine the winner was a series of penalties. With a final score of 2:0, the EOS team became the overall winner of the Noosphere Football Cup 2018.
The Noosphere presented gifts to all participants, and the best players received special awards:
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, wishes the teams not to lower the bar and win the next football competition!
Traditionally, in June Noosphere organize an internal soccer tournament Noosphere Football Cup. This year the first games were held on June 2-3. Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, is pleased with the assemblage of the teams. The team from Kiev, Zaporozhye and Dnipro competed for the title of the best Noospherian football team of the year.
Participants were divided into 2 groups (A and B) by drawing lots. In Group A two teams from Zaporozhye - Together Networks 1 and Together Networks 2 - entered the semifinals. From group B, EOS and Together Networks DP became semifinalists.
The EOS match against Together Networks 1 ended with a victory of EOS 2:1. Team Together Networks 2 won with a final score of 1:0 and also became a finalist.
June 23-24 will be the final match between EOS and Together Networks 2.
May 20 Noosphere team members participated in the Interpipe Dnipro Half Marathon. 3000 runners from 11 countries and 8,000 audience gathered at the competitions.
Participants of the race chose 1 of 4 types of running: half marathon (distance 21.0975 km), running for a distance of 10 km + 11.75 km, long distance running (distance 5 km) and charity run (distance 2 km).
From the words of the Noosphere runners, the distance and speed were not as important as the sensations at the start and finish. Participants received gifts from Noosphere for the best results in the marathon.
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, calls for participation in the Interpipe Dnipro Half Marathon in 2019
In April, the Association Noosphere hosted the Volleyball IT Cup 2018. Competitions were held between IT specialists of Ukraine (Dnipro, Kamenskoye, Kiev, Zaporizhia, Vinnitsa and Kharkiv). 15 teams took part and competed for the title of the Best IT-volleyball team.
For teams from the Association Noosphere volleyball competitions have been spectacular. Komanda A from Zaporizhia took 12th place, Time Out from Kiev 13th place.
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, thanks the teams for their participation and wishes them inspiration and future victories!
On April 14-15 for 40 IT-teams there were Table Tennis IT Cup Dnepr Open 2018. Among the participants there were 5 teams that defended the honor of Association Noosphere:
Noosphere Dnipro: Artem Pavlov, Nikolay Lebedev, legionary Dmitriy Sartakov (7th place)
Noosphere Zaporizhia: Vyacheslav Antonenko, Vladislav Vaylo, legionary Oleg Krasno (17th place)
MURKA: Mikhail Bedritskii, Sergej Onoprienko, Oleksandr Didukh, Artjom Shevchenko (32nd place)
Renatus: Sergey Tovstuha, Vladislav Nebesniuk, Danil Lemish, Ivan Knish (35th place)
Space System Engineering (Nikolay Bondarenko, Vladislav Nagorniy, Petr Zhelyabov)
Max Polyakov Founder of Association Noosphere sincerely congratulates the guys and calls to continue to participate in the tournaments.
In March 2018, Association Noosphere held the Sporting Challenge 2018. Participants were asked to perform 5 simple sports tasks and send proofs of their implementation in the form of photographs or videos.
Task 1 - Sports in your life
Task 2 - Hit the road
Task 3 - Live. Travel. Do Sports
Task 4 - Peace. Love. Yoga
Task 5 - Food Matters
The results were published on March 20. Only 32 people sent all the evidence and participated in the prize draw. Organizers used Random.org to select winners. Based on the results of 10 people were at the first.
Max Polyakov Founder of Association Noosphere asks his team members to be closer to sport and a healthy lifestyle.
On January 21 Zaporizhzhia soccer team of Noosphere took the fifth place in the overall standings of the first round of the championship "V9KY".
The Noosphere team played with the Zaporozhstal MFC. According to the lists, Noosphere took the 5th place. This is a very good result.
German Lumpov of Together Networks became the top scorer of the first round of the championship. And this is also a pride for Association Noosphere.
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere is happy for the Zaporizhzhia Noosphere team and wishes it further victories!
On February 3, Konstantin Shchukin from Together Networks took part in the Intelligent Chess Challenge 2018. This is an annual chess competition for IT professionals, which takes place in Kiev.
He showed a very good result. Of the 99 participants, he took a worthy 17th place. Also Constantine has the title of the 1st category in chess.
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, congratulates Konstantin Shchukin and wishes him success and further victories! To everyone who wants to take part in the internal chess competitions, the Association Noosphere recalls Noosphere Chess / Checkers / Backgammon Competition.
On January 27 and 28, Max Polyakov’s Association Noosphere held three tournaments. There was a difficult struggle between the participants, but they showed a very professional game.
Prize places in the chess tournament were taken by Maksymchuk Roman (FireFly Aerospace), Filimonov Vladislav (Science Center), Frolkov Nikita (EOS Data Analytics).
Winners of the long backgammon tournament: Chuchukalo Sergey (Maid Mob), Mishchenko Alexey (department of scientific and technical information) and Chernysh Igor (PR department).
In the Checkers tournament the highest class was shown: Maksymchuk Roman (FireFly Aerospace), Shevchenko Alexander (WeedUA) and Nikolin Sergey (Skyrora UA).
Max Polyakov, Founder of Association Noosphere, is proud of his clever employees and thanks everyone for participating in this tournament!
On the weekend of September 23-24, forty professional sportsmen from four countries - Poland, Germany, Ukraine, and Switzerland - competed for the awards at Noosphere’s Copter Race, initiated by Max Polyakov. Besides the official competition, this tournament also was home to a Fan Сopter League, competitive races for amateur pilots, a freestyle competition and a spectacular night show.
Almost thirty teams from different parts of Ukraine came to Dnipro on September 16-17 to take part in the Volley Beach IT Cup 2017. The event was hosted by Association Noosphere under the direction of Max Polyakov. Organizers were thrilled to see so many eager specialists get out and enjoy the sun.
TARC is the world’s largest rocketry contest designed specifically for students. During this competition students demonstrate their skills by designing and building rockets which can take a payload of a raw egg up to a specific height and bring it back safely to Earth within an allotted time. With the help of Max Polyakov, rocketeers from Ukraine participated in an amateur rocketry challenge like this for the first time.
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