Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

08/01/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 08/01/2018 02:43

Russian military are in the lead at scout competition in Novosibirsk

01.08.2018 (10:13)

Russian team showed the best result at the second stage of the Army Scout Masters international contest held in Novosibirsk region.

This stage included a cross-country route to be covered by teams on IFVs, and shooting range.

Drivers were to go a 7.5km route on IFVs, crossing 15 various obstacles.

A Russian scout set a record making it in 12 min 58 sec.

Besides, teams competed in redering medical aid, transportation ofw a wounded, deployment of redio communications, stealth movement, crowling and putting on a gas mask against the clock.

Following the two stages, the Russian team is in the lead, followed by China, Uzbekistan, Belarus and Kazakhstan scoring an equal number of points.

The Army Scout Masters international contest has broght together teams from Russia, Kazakhstan, Sudan, China, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Armenia and Zimbabwe.