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Almost 16 thousand servicemen of the Central Military District (CVO) have fulfilled the qualification levels for physical training. This is 12 percent. more than last year.

During the control measures, the personnel, depending on the age groups, performed various physical exercises aimed at determining the level of physical fitness in speed, strength and endurance. In the speed tests, the participants competed in running 60, 100 meters, shuttle running 10×10, swimming 100 meters.

The strength physical capabilities of servicemen were assessed in the course of pulling up on the bar, flexion-extension of the arms in the support, lifting with a coup, as well as fulfilling the standards in the bench press and clean and jerk of 24-kilogram weights. Endurance was determined in the course of races of 1 or 3 kilometers, depending on the age group of the examiner.

Insurance and exercise safety, as well as the health of the military, were of prime importance. Before the tests in physical training, the servicemen underwent a medical examination. It should be noted that the presence of a qualification category allows you to receive a monthly cash premium from 15 to 100 percent. from the salary for the military position held, depending on the qualification level.

The Central Military District is deployed on the territory of three federal districts and 29 constituent entities of the Russian Federation. The okrug structurally includes a number of foreign objects: the 201st military base on the territory of Tajikistan, the united military base in Kyrgyzstan, as well as units on the territory of Kazakhstan. The headquarters is located in Yekaterinburg.

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