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The combined team of the Strategic Missile Forces (Strategic Missile Forces) will take part in the military pentathlon championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, which will be held from 13 to 18 September at the Military Academy of Aerospace Defense in Tver.

During the tournament, teams will compete in such exercises as shooting with a standard small-bore rifle at 50 meters, overcoming a single obstacle course in combination with a 400-meter run, swimming 50 meters, throwing a 570 grams grenade for men (370 grams for women) for accuracy and distance, and the running stage assumes an 8 km cross distance for men and 4 km for women.

At the moment, the combined team of the Strategic Missile Forces is undergoing training camps on the basis of the 4th State Central Interspecific Range Kapustin Yar in the Astrakhan Region.

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