Date of birth: 26.12.1998
Place of birth: Surgut
Sports title: Candidate Master of Sports of Russia
Ivan Evgenievich Barsov is one of the youngest pilots in Russia, team leader and founder of the world’s only women’s
Aerobatic Team “Barsy”.
Ivan began his flying life at the Severka airfield with a Yak-18T aircraft in 2012, when he was 12 years old. His first instructor was his father Evgeny Vyacheslavovich Barsov, who instilled a love for aviation and passed on to training for professional pilots from the KVS flying club.
Ivan made his first solo flight at the age of 14 at the Stupino airfield, Moscow Region. Shortly thereafter, he began training in the aerobatic and formation program. It was at that time in 2014 that he passed the first selection to the Barca Aerobatic Team.
At the moment, Ivan Barsov is the winner of the All-Russian competitions in the classes: Yak-52 and Intermediate, the winner of the Belarusian championship. The Women’s Aerobatic Team “Barsy” under the command of Ivan performs at many air shows in our country!
Aircraft types: Yak-52, Yak-18T, AN-2, DC-3, SP-55, Yak-55, Su-29, Cy-31, Cessna 182-185-172, etc. Bristol.
Tecnam p2002 Sierra, Cirrus SR-22.
Winner of the championship of Belarus in the 2nd league, Winner of the All-Russian competition in the 3rd and 2nd league.
The winner of the championship of the Voronezh region in the Yak-52 league and the winner of the Angara Cup.
“Russian Aviation Races” are a great opportunity to develop in a new discipline, and the spectacularity of the races is interesting for the audience, which is especially pleasant for the pilot when you see and feel the support of those who came to the race.