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At the Raevsky training ground of the Novorossiysk Guards Airborne Assault Mountain Formation, the first All-Army stage of the Army Tactical Shooting Championship started, for the first time held within the framework of the Tactical Shooter competition of the International Army Games 2021.

The tournament is held according to the rules of a new applied military sport – army tactical and shooting all-around, which includes fire training, elements of hand-to-hand combat, first aid to the wounded, throwing a knife and a sapper blade, and solving tactical problems.

On the first day of the competition, the grand opening of the competition took place, in which the deputy commander of the Airborne Forces, Major General Anatoly Kontsevoy, representatives of the administration of the hero-city of Novorossiysk, veterans of the Airborne Forces and the Armed Forces took part.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, the Deputy Commander of the Airborne Forces, Major General Anatoly Kontsevoy, greeted all the participants of the competition and noted: “Today we are opening the All-Army stage of the Tactical Shooter competition, which will determine the strongest in both individual and team competition. Army tactical shooting is a fairly young applied sport, but it has already become an integral part of fire training in the course of the combat training of our personnel. In the ranks are the best representatives of the services, branches of the military and military districts, as well as the troops of the National Guard. I would like to wish everyone success, an honest and uncompromising struggle. “

More than 120 servicemen, consisting of 10 teams representing all military districts, the Northern Fleet, the types and branches of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, as well as the troops of the National Guard, take part in the competition, which will be held from June 28 to July 3 this year.

The team that won the All-Army stage will represent our country at the International stage of the competition, which will be held in August-September this year at the Seltsy training ground in the Ryazan region.

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