Yevgeny "Kasha" Kashynskyi is a fan of the football club "Kryvbas" (Kryvyi Rih), a representative of the "Bratiya" team.
Yevgeny Valeryovich Kashinsky was born on March 11, 1992 in the city of Kryvyi Rih. He studied at the city gymnasium No. 62, and received his higher education at the Mining Faculty of Kryvyi Rih National University. Since childhood, he was fond of tourism, took part in many competitions, was one of the best in orienteering. He also practiced various types of martial arts, has many awards and medals.
He first came to the "Kryvbasa" fan stand in 2007, at the age of 15. In 2012, he became one of the founders of the "Brotherhood" collective. In the future, he was one of its most active participants, always ready to compete with rivals and other fan adventures.
In 2013, he became interested in the game of rugby, played for the main team of the Kryvyi Rih team, and was a prize-winner of the championship of Ukraine. After a knee injury, he had to end his playing career. But even then Yevgeny did not forget about his favorite sport, he actively supported the development of children's rugby in Kryvyi Rih.
In his civilian life, Yevgeny worked as the head of section No. 2 of the Yuvileyna mine, he is a fourth-generation miner. His great-grandfather was one of the first miners to develop the industry after World War II. Arriving at the Sukha Balka mine as a student, he quickly became a qualified specialist and rose to a managerial position. The young and energetic head of the station was respected by his colleagues and company management. In 2013, he began a relationship with his future wife Alina. In 2018, the couple got married, in the same year their daughter Varvara was born.
Together with his teammates, he took up arms from the first days of the full-scale invasion, joining the "Rugby" unit of the 129th Kryvyi Rih brigade. Comrades recall how in October 2022, while conducting reconnaissance of the surroundings of the occupied N.P. Pyatikhatka (Kherson region), MT-LB and anti-tank weapons were discovered behind the enemy's observation positions. After the group carried out the event, "Kasha" personally figured out how to start the equipment. Having taken anti-tank weapons and ammunition, he took the equipment to the controlled territory at full speed. This MT-LB is still on the balance today and works in the 236th battalion of the 129th brigade. And already in November 2022, he entered Beryslav in the first group as part of the 60th brigade.
Yevgeny Kashinsky died on December 15, 2022 as a result of a mine explosion in Maxim Gorky (Kherson region). His brothers were wounded. On December 20, they said goodbye to the fallen Warrior in his native Kryvyi Rih. On April 7, 2023, he was awarded the Order "For Courage" III degree (posthumously).