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In the building of the Admiralty in St. Petersburg, a cooperation agreement was signed between the Main Command of the Navy and the All-Russian public organization Sports Federation (Union) of Rugby of Russia. The agreement was signed by the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, and Igor Artemyev, Chairman of the Supreme Council of the All-Russian Public Organization “Sports Federation (Union) of Rugby of Russia”.

According to the document, the parties will organize cooperation in popularizing rugby, developing physical culture and sports, military-patriotic education and traditional spiritual and moral values, strengthening the prestige of military service in the Navy.

The main command of the Russian Navy and the Supreme Council of the All-Russian public organization “Sports Federation (Union) of Rugby of Russia” will contribute to the upbringing of a harmoniously developed and socially responsible individual by ensuring a high level of patriotic education, spiritual, moral and ethical values ​​in the field of physical culture and sports, to facilitate meetings between sports teams to strengthen sports ties and hold friendly and match meetings.

On the eve of the signing of the agreement, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov greeted the finalists and participants in the Rugby-7 Commander-in-Chief’s Cup, which ended on September 4 at the Petrovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg. The winner of the tournament was the team of the Higher Naval Engineering School of the VUNC of the Navy “Naval Academy named after Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union N.G. Kuznetsov “. In the final match, the cadets from St. Petersburg defeated their colleagues from the Black Sea Higher Naval School named after P.S. Nakhimov with a score of 38: 5.

The previous cup winner, the team of the Baltic Naval Institute, won bronze medals this time. In the match for the third place, the Balts beat the guests of the competition from the Pacific Higher Naval School named after S.O. Makarov – 24:17.

“Dear friends, let me, on behalf of the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Nikolai Anatolyevich Evmenov, congratulate everyone on this unique event. Today we have witnessed a bright fight and a real male sport. I sincerely wish you all good health and new results. Congratulations to the winners – the team of the Higher Naval Engineering School, as well as all the participants in the competition. Because there are no losers today! ”Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Vice Admiral Igor Mukhametshin, said at the award ceremony.

In addition, on behalf of the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy, Admiral Nikolai Evmenov, he thanked the Russian Rugby Federation for its help and support in the development of rugby among the military, and also noted the fans who warmly and emotionally supported all the teams. In addition to the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Navy, the Chairman of the Supreme Council of the Russian Rugby Federation Igor Artemyev, the head of the Military Institute of Physical Culture Major General Oleg Botsman, President of the Russian Rugby Federation Foundation for the development of rugby in the Armed Forces and security forces Alexei Mitryushin took part in the awarding of memorable prizes to the Cup participants. , Assistant to the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy for Physical Training, Captain First Rank Alexei Pivachev and player of the CSKA rugby club and the Russian national team Vasily Artemyev.

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