Military Medical Relay Race first qualifying stage kicks off in Republic of Buryatia
Participants will practise search and evacuation of a mock wounded from the contact line.
Military medics are to promptly find him, apple a tourniquet to stem the bleeding, evacuate him to a safe place, apply a compressing bandage and evacuate him form the battlefield.
The evacuation route is passed by crawling and dragging the "wounded." At the distance there are natural barriers and artificial obstacles - blockages, craters, passages in engineering barriers and barbed wire, which simulate the real situation of modern combat.
In addition, drivers will demonstrate their skills in driving lightly armored multipurpose tractors.
The participants compete in difficult terrain during the daylight at the 1.2km race track equipped with natural and artificial obstacles.
In addition, military medics during the competition will meet standards for shooting from a standard arms.