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In the Krasnoyarsk Territory, the district stage of the ski mountaineering competition “Sayan March” has ended. The competitions were held as part of the International Army Games – 2021.

On the basis of the Ergaki Military Sports Training Center, the awards ceremony for the winners and participants of the Sayan March competition for field training of mountain units in winter conditions was held. The challenge cup for the first place was awarded to the team of the special forces from the Samara region. The second place was taken by the team of servicemen of the special forces from Novosibirsk, the third place was taken by the team of servicemen of the 201st military base. Each soldier received a medal of a participant in the competition.

As part of the competition, the servicemen overcame a two-day 50-kilometer ski march with 12 special tasks, which included: overcoming the ascents and descents using ski and mountaineering equipment, orienteering in mountainous terrain and reconnaissance of targets, shooting from small arms, transporting the victim from an inaccessible district and others.

Based on the results of the competition, the best military personnel will be selected to participate in the all-army stage of the competition, which will be held from March 30 to April 2 at the Ergaki military-sports training center.

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