Warrior of Peace contest kicks off in Ural
In the district officers house of the Central Military District in Yekaterinburg, the grand opening of the Warrior of Peace professional skill contest was held as part of the International Army Games 2020.
At the end of the ceremony, the artists of the Song and Dance Ensemble of the Central Military District performed the song “Guys of the whole World” by the Soviet songwriter Yevgeny Dolmatovsky.
After the ceremony, the military personnel took part in Scrabble intellectual stage. In a persistent intellectual struggle, the servicewoman beat her rivals in matters of knowledge of military history: the chronology of the main events of the Great Patriotic war, weapons and military equipment of domestic and foreign production, as well as the military and political leadership of countries that participated in the war.
In the All-Army stage, held for the first time in Yekaterinburg, 13 teams take part, consisting of servicemen from all military districts, the main command and service branches, higher military educational institutions, as well as the Russian EMERCOM and the Rosgvardiya.
Warrior of Peace competition will host five competitive stages: “Athlete”, “Professional”, “Sniper”, “Cavalier / Madam” and “Scrabble”, revealing the versatile professional qualities of the participants.
During competitive tests, military personnel will demonstrate their physical fitness, skills in handling small arms and cold steel, knowledge of the military history of the Motherland and creative talents, as well as overcoming an obstacle course.
The competition is held on the basis of one of the military units of the Central Military District, stationed in the Sverdlovsk region from June 29 to July 4.