From 21 to 25 April 2016 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Sochi, Russia, by the Russian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.
The Lecturer was IA Artiom Akhmetov (RUS), FIDE Lecturer.
The language of the Seminar was Russian.
Sixteen (16) National arbiters from Russia participated in the Seminar and six (6) of them took part in the examination test that was held after the lectures.
The following succeeded in the test and they will be awarded a FA Norm, after the approval of the next FIDE Congress:
Maslyakov, Sergey 4174828 RUS
Pogrebnoy, Evgeny 4132521 RUS
Sakhvadze, Georgy 24148296 RUS
Shakhov, Dmitry V. 24191361 RUS
Stepanenko, Nikolay 34146137 RUS
Uskov, Andrey 4173872 RUS
IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission