More than 30 000 servicemen of the Central MD have taken part in the “Lyzhnya Rossii – 2015” competition
More than 30 000 servicemen of the Central MD units and formations, apprentices of Suvorov and Presidential Cadet schools, veterans of war and military service as well as members of their families took part in the XXXIII all-Russian mass open ski race “Lyzhnya Rossii – 2015”.
The races took place in Saratov, Samara, Orenburg, Chelyabinsk, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Kemerovo and Abakan. Officers and soldiers equipped with standard skies and sports uniforms ran at distances of 2015 m to 5 km.
During these all-Russian competitions the servicemen who reached the qualifying standards will be granted degrees and titles. This year the competitions took place in 71 subject of the Russian Federation.