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The results of the kettlebell snatch championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation were summed up in Smolensk. The winners were representatives of the Central Military District and the team of VUNTS VVS VVA.

Before the solemn ceremony of awarding and closing the championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in the kettlebell snatch, competitions were held among men in the weight category over 95 kg and among women in the weight categories 65 kg and over 65 kg.

According to the results, Alina Vaskina (Airborne Forces) won gold among women in lightweight, having completed 210 lifts of a 24-kilogram kettlebell. “Gold” of the tournament at Barbakova Natalia (CVO) (234).

Polina Polyakova (Central Military District) (256) and Maria Kukhareva (VDV) (256) became the winners of the tournament in weight over 65 kg.

The gold medals of the championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in weight categories over 95 kg went to: Egor Demyshev (CVO) – result 261, Valery Tibirkin (VDV) – result 262 and Andrey Dushein (VDV) – result – 233.

In the 95 kg weight category, the best were: Ivan Samochernov with a result of 243 lifts, Bulat Zhamyanov (266), Anton Anasenko (231).

The first places of the tournament in the 85 kg weight category were taken by: Sergey Lyubimsky with 256 lifts, Vladislav Tretyakov (251), Andrey Betnev (231).

Among men in the 75 kg weight category, the best results were recorded by Alexei Ivanov with 267 lifts, Alexander Khvostov (246), Arsen Arushanov (194).

In lightweight 65 kg gold medals were won by: Vladislav Morozovich 247 lifts, Oleg Shcherbin (202), Igor Saprykin (181).

Representatives of the Central Military District became the winners of the tournament in the overall standings among the teams of types and branches of troops, military districts of the RF Armed Forces. The second place was taken by athletes-military personnel of the Airborne Forces. Weightlifters of the Southern Military District became the owners of bronze awards.

Among the universities of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the first place in the team championship was taken by the team of the branch of the Military Educational and Scientific Center of the Air Force “Air Force Academy named after Professor N.E. Zhukovsky and Yu.A. Gagarin of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation (Chelyabinsk), in second place – the team of the Krasnodar Higher Military Aviation School of Pilots named after the Hero of the Soviet Union A.K. Serov (Krasnodar). The third was the team of the Military Academy of Communications named after Marshal of the Soviet Union S.M. Budyonny (St. Petersburg).

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