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In the Southern Military District (YuVO), the district qualifying stage of the Competition “Excellence in Military Intelligence” of the International Army Games of 2021 has ended.

More than 100 scouts from formations and military units of the Southern Military District took part in the competition at the Gvardeets training ground in the Chechen Republic.

During the district stage of the competition, reconnaissance units in full gear with standard weapons temporarily overcame a water barrier up to 125 m wide, made a 3 km march into the assembly area and performed control firing exercises with standard weapons. Signal scouts at the control points of the route worked out the tasks of organizing communications and transmitting reconnaissance reports, which was also taken into account when calculating points. The final exercise was a 1 km march with the introduction of hand-to-hand combat.

The most difficult stage of the competition was the passage by the teams of the “Scout’s Trail” obstacle course and the 10 km march across rough terrain with full combat gear. On a specialized obstacle course, reconnaissance units overcame more than 20 obstacles at a distance of more than 800 m.

More than 100 servicemen of the Southern Military District took part in the competition. According to the results of the competition, the best result was shown by the team of the 58th Army of the Southern Military District, the second place was taken by the scouts of the 102nd military base of the Southern Military District, the third place was taken by the servicemen of the Black Sea Fleet of the Southern Military District.

The winners of the competition will represent the district at the all-army stage.

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