Preparations for the all-army stage of the Tank Biathlon competition are underway at the combined arms training ground Prudboy
The training ground team and the military personnel of the motorized rifle unit of the Southern Military District (SMD) are completing the preparation of a special training ground complex for the all-army tank biathlon competitions.
A tank track with a length of about 7 km is equipped at the Prudboy training ground . During the races, tankers will have to overcome various obstacles – both land and water.
Unlike the classic biathlon, the crews of combat vehicles will hit targets simulating tanks and low-flying helicopters at distances from 900 to 2200 m. The firing line in the tank biathlon has four directions - according to the number of tanks in the race.
The all-army stage of the field training competitions among tank and motorized rifle units Tank Biathlon and Suvorov Attack will be held at the Prudboy training ground near Volgograd in May-June 2022. The combined arms training ground of the Southern Military District received the right to hold the Games-2022 stage, becoming the best training ground in Russia.