The driver of Ivanov Leonid Chernyshev took first place in the competition of songs about the construction of Crimean bridge. On Friday, August 11, informs a portal "Crimean bridge".
30 years ago, Leonid worked in the Crimea. Now the driver is working at the veterans hospital and raising two children.
"When I read the words of this song to the children, they said that it is impossible to keep it on the shelf, and persuaded to submit. She was born just presented this large construction site, which is very necessary", — said the author.
Under the terms of the contest, artwork will be presented in the performance of Russian pop star contest "New wave", which will be held in Sochi from 8 to 15 September this year.
Second place was taken by the song Valery Zimin and Ivan Khinevich from Belarus, and third — the joint work of Eugene Chelehova from Krasnodar and Vladimir Grachev from Moscow.
The bridge will connect the Crimean Peninsula and Krasnodar Krai. The total length of construction will be 19 kilometers, it will be the longest in Russia. Road traffic is scheduled to open in 2018, while the train is in 2019.