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The Austrian Wiener Neustadt hosted the second day of the CISM regional championship in international military pentathlon. The athletes overcame two more disciplines – swimming at a distance of 50 m with obstacles and throwing grenades.

After completing four disciplines in two days of competitions – shooting at a distance of 200 m, running with an obstacle course, swimming at a distance of 50 m with obstacles and throwing grenades – the men’s national team of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation took the lead in the team classification at the regional championship of the International Council of Military Sports (CISM) in International Military Pentathlon.

Russian military pentathletes very successfully tested the second competition day, which allowed them to move to the first place in the overall standings. At the moment, they have 17212.7 points on their account. The representatives of the Austrian Armed Forces team moved to the second line of the protocol – 17106.4 points. The third place after four disciplines is still occupied by military athletes of the German team – 16609.4 points.

Among the women’s teams, the representatives of the Danish team still remain in first place, after four trials they have 12373.0 points. Athletes of the Russian Armed Forces team with 12,230.5 points are still in second place.

The final type of the competitive program of the regional tournament will be cross-country.

Recall that at the regional championship of the International Council of Military Sports (CISM) in Austria, only representatives of the Central Sports Club of the Army take part in the national team of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.

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