Preliminary stage of the Sniper Frontier international contest starts in the Western MD
Preliminary stage of the Sniper Frontier international contest starts in military units and formations of the 1st Guard tank army, which is located in the Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod regions, of the Western military district.
The servicemen are to demonstrate their professional skills independently and in pairs, during sniper relay race. They are also to fire SVD sniper rifle, Makarov pistol, throw grenades, and overcome different obstacles such as ditches, wired obstacles, fences, obstructions and others.
More than 200 servicemen of the army will compete for the right to participate in the international contest. The contest is taking place in Kazakhstan this summer.