St. Petersburg authorities have supported the initiative Arcticmorgeo

 Georgiy Poltavchenko met with  members of the Boarding of Trustees  of the internatial ice hockey tournament "Arctic Cup" on March 27, 2012.

This competition was first held in St. Peterburg last December as part of an international conference " "Arctic - territory of friends and cooperation".

This event was covered on chanel "St. Peterburg" and in other media.