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Servicemen of the Central Military District (CVD) took part in a kettlebell lifting tournament in Smolensk, which was held on the basis of the Smolensk branch of CSKA. The sports competition was attended by about 230 military athletes from all over the country, many of whom are masters and candidates for master of sports.

Athletes competed in seven weight categories: 65 kg, 75 kg, 85 kg, 95 kg and over 95 kg (for men), 65 kg and over 65 kg (for women).

Among men, the best results at the tournament were shown by the military personnel of the Central Military District – Yegor Demyshev and Dmitry Shevelev. Among women – Victoria Shtuopite, Polina Polyakova and Maria Kukhareva.

In the team championship, the victory was won by the team of the Krasnodar Higher Military Aviation School of Pilots named after Hero of the Soviet Union A.K. Serov, the second and third places were taken by the military universities of the city of St. Petersburg.

Representatives of CSKA (Smolensk branch), public and sports figures spoke to the participants of the tournament. The best participants and their coaches were awarded with certificates, medals and valuable prizes.

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