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On the eve of the championship of the Far Eastern Federal District in rugby on snow was held in Chita. In total, 5 teams took part in the tournament, 2 of them were representatives of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.

According to the results of the tournament, the civilian team of the University won. The second place was taken by the team of the 29th combined arms army. The team of the 212 district training center (Peschanka) closed the top three.

It is important to note that on January 29, at the time of the grand opening of the championship, at 10 am, on the basis of the sports center of the SKA MO RF in the city of Chita, the thermometer showed -33 ?, and at the time of awarding the teams, the temperature increased to -24 ?.

The team of the 29th army team was represented by the players of the VBO team and newly arrived conscripts, and the team of the 212th OUC was also represented by the players of the VBO team and young lieutenants-graduates of MVOKU, DVOKU and KVTKU, former players of the rugby teams of their schools.

Despite such extreme weather conditions, the teams showed excellent preparation and readiness to play rugby under any circumstances.

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