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Winter stage of Spartakiad of Armed Forces is over

by March 7, 2017 World Sports

According to the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan, during 10 days more than 600 servicemen of the Kazakh army fought for medals in five kinds of sports: army melee, presidential all-around (winter triathlon), team patrol race, shooting from the service weapon and kettlebell lifting.

According to the results of the championships, the air cavalry troops won the first place in five sports in the team event, the second place was taken by the military unit 14776, the third place – by the Regional Command “Vostok”.

On the final day of the tournament, there was a team race of patrols in the framework of the competitions in skiing. According to the Ministry, this is one of the most spectacular competitions of the winter stage of the Spartakiad of the Armed Forces. It involved the teams of 4 servicemen in each. The participants passed a distance of five kilometers with one firing line.

As a result, the winners of the championship in skiing within the Spartakiad were the servicemen of the Regional Command “Vostok”, the second place – from the Regional Command “Astana”, the third place was wan by the Landing-assault troops.

Source: Kazakhstan 2050