30.01.2017 (14:47) Russian and Italian athletes are the main biathlon favorites of the III Winter Military World Games Twice Olympic Champion Giorgio Di Centa will head the Italian team. Bronze winner of the Sochi Games Ilia Chernousov and bronze winner of the Vancouver Games Nikolai Morilov will compete against the Italian cross country skier.
26.01.2017 (20:14) Introduction of the climbing wall for the III Winter Military World Games was held in the Patriot Park The height of the wall is 15 meters, its width reaches 12 meters, and the overhang is about 7 meters. Therefore, its slope reaches 30 degrees.
25.01.2017 (17:17) Presentation of unique climbing wall complex is held in the Patriot Park in the Moscow region The height of the complex is 15 meters and its width is 12 meters. In total 12 sportsmen (6 men and 6 women) will test the complex.
23.01.2017 (18:27) Preparation for the III World Winter Games in Sochi is coming to the finish line The program of the III CISM World Winter Games 2017 consists of 7 sports: Ski Mountaineering, Sport Climbing, Cross Country Skiing, Alpine Skiing, Biathlon, Short Track Speed Skating and Ski Orienteering.
13.12.2016 (18:40) Russian Defence Minister headed session of the Organization Committee of the III Winter Military World Games 2017 in Sochi In his speech, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu suggested paying special attention to safety of guests and competitors.
15.11.2016 (11:56) 100 days left before the start of the Military World Games in Sochi About 2,000 athletes from 40 countries are supposed to participate in the Games. The athletes will compete for 44 personal and team awards.
26.08.2016 (19:45) Minister of Defence met triumphant sportsmen of the Olympic Games in Rio During a ceremonial reception in the National Centre for State Defence Control, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu decorated champions and prizewinners and awarded promotions by merit.
23.07.2016 (13:50) Male and female teams of Russia are on the leading positions of the World Military Parachuting Championship in landing accuracy According to the conditions of the contest, competitors are to perform parachute jump from the altitude of 1.200 meters at the restricted area of 2 cm in diameter.
23.07.2016 (09:22) Military paratroopers from all over the world conducted record number of parachute jumps during the 4th day of the Championship 30 male teams performed more than 350 jumps, and 12 female teams carried out more than 50 parachute jumps.
12.07.2016 (09:10) Russian Defence Ministry opens accreditation of media representatives to the 40th World Military Parachuting Championship The application form can be found on the official website of the Russian defence department.