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On the territory of a separate battalion of material and technical support of the Yelninsky Guards Division of the Combined Arms Army of the Western Military District, stationed in the town of Pochep, Smolensk Region, the final of the military-sports game among the youth soldiers “Zarnitsa” took place.

3 teams of the junior group and 4 teams of the senior group, representing their educational institutions, took part in the final of the competition. During the military sports game, the young soldiers competed in shooting from pneumatic weapons, in assembling and disassembling an AK-74M Kalashnikov assault rifle, for a while, they dragged ammunition and passed various sports standards, including walking on a slackline, or a stretched line. The servicemen of a separate MTO battalion monitored the correct fulfillment of the standards.

The winners in the overall standings among the junior group were the pupils of the Utynsk school of the Vygonichny district, and the winners among the senior group were the Yunarmeys from the school from the village of Lopush. All participants were awarded with diplomas, and the winners received the main prize – the cup of the sports game “Zarnitsa”. At the end of the event, a solemn fireworks were held.

In total, over 100 guests arrived at the competition, including not only the youth army, but also their teachers, friends, relatives, as well as invited members of veteran organizations.

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