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At the A.F. Mozhaisky hosted a large-scale sports festival, which was attended by athletes from the Academy and the city of St. Petersburg.

For the participants and guests of the event, a kettlebell lifting show was presented, where the best cadets of the university in this sport demonstrated their skills in handling the projectile, namely, strength and dexterity. Also, the trainees performed with a hand-to-hand combat program. The successes of young men and women in these sports disciplines have brought many victories and achievements to the academy’s treasury for several years. The culmination of the holiday was a football match between the teams of Zenit and the national team of the Mozhaisky Academy, in which veterans of the football club, as well as university officers, took part. For the first time, a female dance support group performed at the festival, and a tug-of-war competition and a Swedish relay race were prepared for the male half of the students. During the breaks of the sports program, musical numbers performed by the creative teams of the academy sounded for those present.

The ceremonial part was opened by the chairman of the sports committee – deputy head of the Military Space Academy, Major General Anatoly Nestechuk. He thanked the department of physical training and wished the cadets and officers of the university to strive for sports victories and achievements, as well as lead a healthy lifestyle for the successful fulfillment of the assigned service and educational tasks.

The servicemen and personnel of the university were congratulated by the interim chairman of the committee for physical culture and sports of St. Petersburg Andrei Khort, master of sports of international class, two-time winner of the Champions League, three-time champion of Russia, a binder of the Zenit volleyball club of St. Petersburg Igor Kolodinsky and Honored Master of Sports of Russia , Honored Coach of Russia, President of the All-Russian Federation of Kettlebell Lifting Sergei Kirilov. Cadets and officers of the university who have achieved success in sports were presented with congratulatory addresses and gratitude. The musical accompaniment of the solemn program was provided by the Academy Orchestra under the direction of Gleb Semyonov.

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