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All-army competition in ski mountaineering “Sayan March” starts on March 30 on the basis of the military-sports training center “Ergaki” in the Krasnoyarsk Territory. The competitions will be held within the framework of the International Army Games-2021.

The competition will be attended by the teams of the Central, Southern, Eastern, Western military districts, the Airborne Forces, as well as teams of military schools: the Far Eastern Higher Combined Arms Command School named after Marshal of the Soviet Union K.K. Rokossovsky, Ryazan Guards Higher Airborne Command School named after General V.F. Margelov, the Military Institute of Physical Culture, the women’s team of the Russian Armed Forces, the team of the Federal Service of the National Guard of the Russian Federation, and for the first time a team of servicemen of the Northern Fleet will take part in the competition.

Within the framework of the competition, the participants of the competition will have to complete a 50-kilometer ski march with 12 special tasks, which include overcoming ups and downs using ski and mountaineering equipment, orienteering in mountainous terrain and reconnaissance of targets, shooting from small arms, throwing grenades and others.

As a result of the competition, the winner will receive the Cup of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, as well as the right to represent the country at the International Army Games.

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