23.01.2017 (18:27) Preparation for the III World Winter Games in Sochi is coming to the finish line The program of the III CISM World Winter Games 2017 consists of 7 sports: Ski Mountaineering, Sport Climbing, Cross Country Skiing, Alpine Skiing, Biathlon, Short Track Speed Skating and Ski Orienteering.
13.12.2016 (18:40) Russian Defence Minister headed session of the Organization Committee of the III Winter Military World Games 2017 in Sochi In his speech, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu suggested paying special attention to safety of guests and competitors.
15.11.2016 (11:56) 100 days left before the start of the Military World Games in Sochi About 2,000 athletes from 40 countries are supposed to participate in the Games. The athletes will compete for 44 personal and team awards.
26.08.2016 (19:45) Minister of Defence met triumphant sportsmen of the Olympic Games in Rio During a ceremonial reception in the National Centre for State Defence Control, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu decorated champions and prizewinners and awarded promotions by merit.
23.07.2016 (13:50) Male and female teams of Russia are on the leading positions of the World Military Parachuting Championship in landing accuracy According to the conditions of the contest, competitors are to perform parachute jump from the altitude of 1.200 meters at the restricted area of 2 cm in diameter.
23.07.2016 (09:22) Military paratroopers from all over the world conducted record number of parachute jumps during the 4th day of the Championship 30 male teams performed more than 350 jumps, and 12 female teams carried out more than 50 parachute jumps.
12.07.2016 (09:10) Russian Defence Ministry opens accreditation of media representatives to the 40th World Military Parachuting Championship The application form can be found on the official website of the Russian defence department.
29.04.2016 (16:36) Russia concluded a contract for holding III Winter Military World Games in Sochi in 2017 Russia will host such sports forum for the first time, the programme will include biathlon, mountain skiing, ski race, cross-country skiing, sport climbing, ski orienteering, short track.
21.03.2016 (17:19) Russian Defence Minister held the first session of the Organization committee for preparation of the III Winter Military World Games of 2017 in Sochi General of the Army Sergei Shoigu paid particular attention of its participants to the fact that Russia hosts for the first time such competitions; it means that it is necessary to assert the authority of the Russian military sportsmen.
14.01.2016 (08:56) Servicemen of the mountain units of the Russian Armed Forces to pass mountain training course The training will take place in Tereskol (Kabardino-Balkaria), Sudak (Crimea), and Irkutsk. The training will be held under the leadership of the Directorate for physical training of the Russian Defence Ministry.