The competitions (the centre-south sector) dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Transneft took place on 1–4 June 2018 in Novorossiysk. Among the participants were teams from Transneft Diascan, Transneft Security Services and Chernomortransneft as well as a joint team of Transneft Energy and Transneft Electric Network Service. Individuals and teams competed in the following eight sports: basketball, volleyball, track and fields, futsal, table tennis, swimming and chess. In addition, billiards was ncluded in the competition program for the first time.
Employees of Transneft Energy contributed to the medal standings of the joint team. Vladislav Appolonsky (Computerisation Department of the IT Directorate) took 1st place in the individual championship in billiards. Roman Kharitos (the Neryungri standalone business unit of the Bratsk energy supervision department) and Aleksandr Ryvlin (Transneft Electric Network Service) took 2nd place in doubles competitions in billiards. Irina Mitasova (Metrology Deapartment of Power Purchasing Directorate) received a silver medal in 100 metres running.
The joint team from Transneft Energy and Transneft Electric Network Service took 3rd place in the relay race. The team consisted of Irina Mitasova, Mikhail Volokhov (Energy Trading and Power Purchasing Department of Power Purchasing Directorate), Ivan Yanovich and Oksana Buryak (Transneft Electric Network Service).
The joint team from Transneft Energy and Transneft Electric Network Service also took 3rd place in futsal.
The winners of the regional stage will participate in the final stage of the 4th Summer Sports Festival of Transneft to be held on 27–29 July 2018 in Moscow.