MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
German Yartsev, an employee of the special forces “Saturn” of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in Moscow, as part of a group of athletes from the Moscow State University tour club, took part in a sports tour of Lake Baikal.
For 11 days, the group, moving on special skates, covered 245 kilometers from the village of Sakhyurta, then along the small sea to Cape Khoboy and around Olkhon Island reached the village of Baguldeyka.
German Yartsev, an employee of the Saturn special forces of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in Moscow, noted that special training is required to participate in such a campaign. Weather conditions did not become an obstacle to overcome the route. At night, the air temperature dropped to – 27 degrees, while the wind at times reached up to 15 meters per second.
Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in Moscow
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