CMD's servicemen to represent Russia at Equestrian Marathon international stage in Mongolia
The servicemen of the animal units of the mountain motorized rifle brigade of the Central Military District stationed in the Republic of Tuva will represent Russia at the international stage of the Equestrian Marathon 2019, which will be held in Mongolia.
Competition include two stages - Equestrian Marathon and Mixed Short Relay Race.
In the course of the Equestrian Marathon contest, participants overcome a 130 km long route in a mountainous and wooded area with water obstacles and sand. Servicemen practice tasks on the arrangement of the overnight stay, evacuating wounded and trasportation of ammunition.
Mixed Short Relay Race is a route that is more than 7 km long, both on foot and on horseback.