Western MD snipers are training for the “Golden Owl” contest
More than 600 snipers from motorized rifle and Special Task of the Western MD started training for the “Golden Owl” contest, which was to take place in the course of the International Army Games – 2016. Trainings are taking place at ranges located in the Leningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Pskov and Moscow regions.
During the first training stage, the snipers familiarized themselves with firing standards in different climate and terrain conditions, methods of moving at the battlefield.
In the course of the second training stage, snipers are practicing firing at targets, located at long and maximum distances day and night.
It is necessary to define the best snipers for participation in the district stage of the contest.