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In the universal sports and training complex “Start” of the main base of the Northern Fleet of Severomorsk, a kettlebell lifting championship was held with the participation of 15 teams representing the main associations and formations of the fleet, and 64 athletes in five weight categories.

The competitions were held in the form of biathlon. The overall result was the sum of points for two exercises – clean and jerk. The title of champion in the weight category up to 63 kg was won by corporal Mikhail Vostrikov (“Armata” – the team of the army corps). In other categories, the first places were taken by athletes of the Air Force and Air Defense Army from the Groza team: up to 68 kg – Guard Lieutenant Pavel Popov, up to 73 kg – Guard Warrant Officer Yegor Yurkov, up to 85 kg – Guard Major Dmitry Lutsishin, over 85 kg – Junior Sergeant Alexey Afonin.

In the team standings, the strongest and most numerous team of the Air Force and Air Defense Force “Groza” unconditionally took the first place, the athletes of the “Armata” army corps took the second place and the servicemen of the Kola flotilla of diverse forces “Albatross” took the third place.

According to the results of the competition, the standard for a candidate for master of sports was fulfilled by two military personnel, and the sports categories were fulfilled by 12 athletes.

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