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In the village of Terskol (Kabardino-Balkaria), on the basis of the Mountain Training and Survival Center, the competitions for the Cup of the Russian Armed Forces in mountaineering “Elbrussiada-2020”

The team places in the final table of the competition were determined by the shortest time shown by each team as a result of passing the competitive route from the Shelter 11 station (4140 meters) to the western peak of Mount Elbrus (5642 m). The control time was determined by the time of the last member of each team.

As a result, the first combined team of the Southern Military District became the winners of Elbrussiada-2020. They have 888 points on their account.

The VIFK team became the silver medalists of the competition, which lost 42 points to the winners. The third place was taken by the VKS team – 823.5 points.

The chief judge of the competition was Ivan Dusharin, vice-president of the Mountaineering Federation, CSKA coach for military-applied sports.

The competition was attended by 89 climbers and military personnel of the mountain units of the Armed Forces of Russia, representing the teams of YuVO-1, YuVO-2, Central Military District, Airborne Forces, VIFK, VKS, SF, DVOKU, VMedA.

The organizers of the RF Armed Forces Cup on mountaineering “Elbrussiada” were CSKA together with the Physical Training and Sports Department of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.

The task of the “Elbrussiada” is to improve the professional training of servicemen of subunits, military units and formations involved in operations in mountainous and highland areas.

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