100 days left before the start of the Military World Games in Sochi
100 days left before the start of the III Winter Military World Games in Sochi. Programme of the competitions, tracks, judicial committees, and arrival of teams and delegates have been approved with national sports federations.
About 2,000 athletes from 40 countries are supposed to participate in the Games. The athletes will compete for 44 personal and team awards.
The sports programme includes 7 disciplines: biathlon, ski race, alpine skiing, orienteering on ski, ski-alpinism, sport climbing, and short track speed skating.
The Military Games in Sochi were initiated by the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation General of the Army Sergei Shoigu.