Sergiy GLUSHCHENKO was born in Ukraine 06.08.1948.He started practicing
underwater sport in 1973.He took part in fins swimming, UW-orientation
competition. S.GLUSHCHENKO began taking up UW-photo in 1973. He have got
much success in this field. Moore then 20 times he was the winner in Cup
of USSR and Ukrainian UW-photo Championships. He is an organizer
of underwater photographers competitions in Ukraine, Lithuania, Baikal
lake in Siberia for the last 18 years. The first time in the world
he suggested the UW-photo competition program for the swimming-pool.
For information. The competitions in the
swimming-pool take places in Ukraine every year for 21 years. The competitions
on the sea - for 24 years. Now we have the competitions UW-photos juniors
Sergiy GLUSHCHENKO have got more than 50 medals of international
contests and competitions as well,
including KODAK - prize (Antibes, France), gold medal Grand-Pris CMAS,
bronze Europian medal Bruxell, Hans Hass -medal (Austria), and Top Ten
1 Cup of the World 1995, Top Ten CMAS “50 judges” 1994, 7-th on the Europien
frashwater Championnatship, 6-th on the 1-st Campionnat
of the World in swimming pool 1997 etc.
S.GLUSHCHENKO have been a diving Instructor on the USSR classification
since 1975. He have trained more than 1000 divers. He a CMAS***
3 stars diver since 1979 and CMAS** 2 stars instructor since
1997. He have got the qualification of professional diver of USSR since
1976 and PADI qualification since 1991:Advanced Open Water Diver, Ice Diver,
Altitude Diver, Research Diver, UW-photo Diver. He has dives under water:
Black, White, Barents, Baltic, Japonese, Okhotsk, Azov, Mediterranean,
Adriatic, Carib, Red seas, Pacific ocean, Baikal lake and other lakes and
rivers of Europe and Asia. The total time under the water - 2500 hours.
Depth - up 65 m.
S.GLUSHCHENKO have got more than 300 articles in differant journals
and newspapers, as well as 2 books about the underwater world of Black
sea and UW-photo. Now he make 2 TV programms about UW-Sport in Ukrainian
TV as a autor and produser. Own named “World of UW-photographie” shouwed
every week in cityes Kiyv, Kharkov during 25 min.
Address: Sergiy GLUSHCHENKO, 59-B, 22 Shironintcy Str.Kharkov,
Tel/fax:(380) - 572 - 65. 99. 05
All photograps on these pages are property of S. Glushchenko.
Duplication in whole or in part is prohibited.
¿ Copyright Sergiy Glushchenko. 1998