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The team of the A.F. Mozhaisky Military Space Academy took first place in the Cup of St. Petersburg in kettlebell lifting, which was attended by more than 130 athletes and fans of kettlebell lifting in 18 teams.

The program of the competition included the classic disciplines of kettlebell lifting – biathlon, long cycle clean and jerk and men’s relay, snatch
and long cycle push in women.

According to the results of the competition, the team of the Military Space Academy won the champion title in a bitter struggle. In second place is the team of the sports club “Big Kush”, the third place among the athletes-kettlebell lifters of the Military Academy of Logistics named after General of the Army A.V. Khrulev.

As part of the A.F. Mozhaisky VKA team, 12 cadets and officers fought for victory in the competition. According to the results of the two-day competition, Lieutenant Colonel S.V. Nikiforov achieved the best results in the biathlon in the weight category up to 68 kg. The first place in the long cycle clean and jerk in the weight category up to 63 kg was taken by cadet I.S. Korolev. The third places in the biathlon were won by cadets D.M. Kozlov (in the weight category up to 85 kg) and cadet D.A. Nikiforov (in the weight category up to 68 kg).

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