Twenty contests kick off as part of International Army Games 2018
Today, on July 31, representatives of media outlets were briefed at the press-centre in Alabino on results of a day.
Major General Alexander Peryazev, the chief referee, highly appreciated the work of tachnical, medical and information support personnel at the International Army Games 2018.
"As for July 31, twenty contests have been opened," Major General Alexander Peryazev said. – Today the capital of the Republic of Azerbaijan held a solemn opening of the Sea Cup competition and Open Water contest in Murom, the Vladimir region".
Major General Roman Biniukov told reporters on results of the past day. Yesterday, ten tank crews competed in three heats in the individual race. A crew from Kazakhstan showed the best time followed by Chinese tank crew, and Azerbaijani team.
By the results of eight heats, Russia is on the top position with a score of 19 min 37 sec at a maximum speed of 77 km/h. Kazakhstan team took the second place with a result of 20 min 57 sec followed by Chinese team (20 min 58 sec).
Today, teams from Vietnam, Kyrgystan, Armenia, Myanmar, Tajikistan, Syria, Belarus, Serbia, Russian and Iran will compete in three heats of the Tank Biathlon.
Russian crew competes with Iran and Serbian in the third heat.