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Throughout the week, 9 teams from different regions of Russia competed in skills to assist in distress in the mountains, taking part in the IX International competition of rescue teams “Rescue Crimea Fest 2019”. They traditionally took place in Sevastopol in the vicinity of the rock “Sail” in the framework of the festival “Bolshaya Sevastopol trail 2019”.

Rescuers had to overcome 7 range. Three of them are the most difficult and long, pass the whole team is rescue work in the mountains, in a cave rescue operations and night search and rescue operations. The last stage was built along the via ferrata, the length of this route was 16 miles, the altitude is 1600 meters.

By results of competitions the team of the southern regional search and rescue team of EMERCOM of Russia – Evgeny Kolosov, Vladimir Elamist, Artem Kudrin, Sergey Zelenkin, Anatoly Petrakov, Ivan Penyagin and Andrei Vorobyov, won the third place.

The winners of the competition were the rescuers of the Samara region, silver took the team of Udmurtia.

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