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The Special Forces men won in championship on hand-to-hand fighting

December 14, 2015
VІІІ open hand-to-hand fighting championship of the Land Forces of Ukraine has completed in Cherhihiv region

For the first time, championship was held in the 169th Training Center of the Land Forces of Ukraine.

The team of the scouts of the 3rd separate Special Forces regiment became the winner of the championship. The second place got the team of the Training Center and the third place – the team of the 8th separate Special Forces regiment. The teams-winners were awarded with the cups, medals and letters of commendation.

In individual event a cadet of Military Academy Ihor Rybak gained a cup “For the best equipment on the championship”, Junior Sergeant Oleksandr Rozinko from the 3rd separate Special Forces regiment gained a cup “For the best championship’s battle”.

In whole, in tournament took part eight teams consisted of 48 sportsmen who represented military educational institutions, Special Forces units and separate regiment of the President of Ukraine.