The military pentathlon championship, which was held in the Azerbaijani Army in accordance with the training plan approved by the Defense Minister of Azerbaijan for the 2023 training year, ended, Report informs, citing the Defense Ministry.
The participants of the championship demonstrated high professionalism on overcoming the obstacle course, 200-meter gun shooting, grenade launching, 8-kilometer cross, and swimming races.
The importance of maintaining the physical readiness of the servicemen at a constant high level was noted at the awarding ceremony. Thanks to such competitions held in the army, a healthy competition atmosphere is created among the servicemen, and the interest in sports among the youth is increasing.
According to the results of the competition, which took place in the conditions of intense competition, the teams of “The Military Institute”, “Land Forces” and “Air Force” took first, second, and third places, respectively.
In individual competitions, cadet Ravan Katanov was awarded first place, extended serviceman Sergeant Eyub Eyubov second, and cadet Toghrul Hasanov was awarded third place.
In the end, the winners were awarded diplomas, cups, and medals.