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On July 30, the awarding ceremony and the closing ceremony of the parachuting championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation took place. At the presentation of 48 sets of awards, the organizers summed up the results of the first such competition in Samara.

For five days of competition at the Kryazh airfield, 1,720 parachute jumps were made. Of these, 1275 jumps were made for landing accuracy, 335 jumps in single acrobatics, 100 jumps in group acrobatics. Six people fulfilled the standards of candidates for sports, four participants received the title of masters of sports, including CSKA athlete Anastasia Ivanova.

“For the first time in the skies over Samara, we held a competition under the World Championship program,” said the chief judge of the competition, Anatoly Syrchin. – These competitions became the control ones before the united world parachuting championship – Mondial-2020, which will be held in August at the Tanay airfield in Kemerovo. Good luck to our national team and success.

The parachuting championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation ended with a boat excursion along the Volga, which was organized by the CSKA / Samara branch.

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