The qualifying stage of the competition "Tank biathlon" started at the site of Strugi Krasnye near Pskov
The selection stage of the airborne troops competition among tank crews "Tank biathlon", held within the framework of the Army International Games 2020, has started at the site of Strugi Krasnye in the Pskov region.
Teams representing the Novorossiysk guards airborne mountain unit, Kamyshinsky separate guards airborne unit, as well as the hosts of the competition Pskov guards airborne unit will take part in the competition.
Especially for the competition of tank crews at the training ground, a lot of preparatory work was carried out to improve the route and target positions. The competition is an integral part of the military training plan.
In total, more than 50 military personnel and 15 tanks T-72B3 take part in the competition, which will be held from March 24 to April 3 this year. The first races will take place today.
The winner of the qualifying stage will represent the airborne troops at the all-army competition "Tank biathlon".