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The final of the Northern Fleet Snow Rugby Championship took place in Severomorsk at the CSKA stadium.

Before the start of the competition, Vice-Admiral Oleg Golubev, Deputy Commander of the Northern Fleet, admonished the participants to win and wished them good luck in sports. The opening ceremony of the final was also attended by Acting Minister of Sports and Youth Policy of the Murmansk Region Svetlana Naumova and Sports Director of the Rugby Development Committee in the Armed Forces and Power Structures of Russia Bogdan Dubina.

Note that the championship started in early January 2021. It was attended by four teams of the Northern Fleet from various types of troops.

The final became exciting, as the teams were about equal in strength. However, the team from the army corps beat the rivals by a narrow margin.

According to the results of the championship, the team “Armata”, representing the army corps of the Northern Fleet, became the leader and won victories in each round.

The second place in the standings was taken by the Typhoon submarine team of the Northern Fleet, which also secured silver medals for the entire tournament. In third place is the team “Thunderstorm” of the Air Force and Air Defense Army of the Northern Fleet, in fourth place is the team “Albatross” from the Kola Flotilla of diverse forces.

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