Participants of Equestrian Marathon international competition began training before the start of the competition in Tuva
Participants of the international stage of the competition began practical training at the Kara-Khaak training ground in the Republic of Tyva.
The servicemen practice the fulfillment of special tasks of the competition - overcoming a water barrier and minefields, horse patrols, organizing accommodation and watering for animals, transporting weapons and ammunition from the source of destruction.
In addition, the participants of the competition prepare horses, equipment and outfit for the most difficult and longest stage of the competition "Long Distance March", during which riders on horseback will overcome a distance of more than 100 km in mountainous terrain.
The international stage of the Equestrian Marathon competition within the framework of the Games 2021 will be held from 22 to 29 August on the basis of a mountain motorized rifle unit of the Central Military District at the Kara-Khaak training ground in the Republic of Tuva.
Equestrian units from Russia, Mongolia, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan will take part in the competition.