LOCATION
Republic of Armenia
July 28 - August 03
Warrior of the Commonwealth contest news

About Warrior of the Commenwealth contest
TEAM
(UP TO 5 PERSONS)
Team Chief

Participants – 4 persons (including 1 female)
STAGES
1. Military sports competition «Athlete».
2. Military professional competition «Professional».
3. Marksmanship training competition «Sniper».
4. Literary/art and dancing competition «Cavaliere/Lady».
5. Military history competition «Erudite».
EQUIPMENT
AK-74 assault rifle
1 STAGE
MILITARY SPORTS COMPETITION «ATHLETE»
1. 100 M RUNNING
The exercise is conducted on the flat marked ground. Upon the command "To the start" the participant shell stay one leg before the start line, the other – on half-step behind. Upon the command "Attention" he shell move the body and a hand forward, upon the command "Marsh" start running overpassing
the distance and reach the finish.
The result is rounded up to a tenth of a second in a larger direction.
2. ATHLETIC EXCERCISES
FOR SERVICEMEN -CHIN-UP
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Hang position (basic grip, feet together), shorten arms, chin-up (chin is above the Chon-up-bar), get down to hang position.
The insignificant flexion and separation of legs is allowed. Kipping and jerk pull-ups are prohibited. The uniform – field uniform (with combat boots).
The winner is selected by the highest number of chin-ups. In the case of the same results of two or more participants they occupy the same position at the winner's list.
2. ATHLETIC EXCERCISES
FOR FEMALE SERVICE MEMBERS - PRESS-UPS.
This exercise is performed in 1 minute.

The initial position – push up position, arms stretched, shoulders over the hands.
The maximum number of press-ups (the body is on straight position, the participant must fix the body
in the up position with straitened arms).
The medal place is selected by the highest number of raps.
In the case of the same results of two
or more participants they occupy the same position at the winner's list
3. THROWING OF GRENADES AT A LONG DISTANCE
A GRENADE WEIGHT IS 560 G (+|- 20 G)
The participant is provided with three attempts of throwing keeping a rifle in the hand (female-without rifle) staying or with running start from the line with a length of 4 m and width of 7 sm to the corridor of 10 m wide with marked parallel lines. The best result is accounted.

4. OBSTACLE COURSE
DISTANCE - 200 M.
It is necessary to overcome obstacles.
5. FASTEN MOVING AND ATHLETICS
FOR SERVICEMEN – 2 KM,
FOR FEMALE – 1.3 KM.
The exercise is conducted on the flat ground from the common or separated start line. The start and finish are equipped with at a single line.
The uniform – field uniform (with combat boots).
6. COMPLEX MILITARY-SPORTIVE STAGE "ATHLET"
Start and finish line are organised in one place. Start is per two prsons according to drawing. To run 100m , to overcome an obstacle course
RESULTS
The places are determined according to the running results in ach exercise.
2 STAGE
MILITARY PROFESSIONAL COMPETITION «PROFESSIONAL»
3 STAGE
MARKSMANSHIP TRAINING COMPETITION «SNIPER»
CONDITIONS
Number of rounds – 18 (15 are valid, 3 are tentative).
Five rounds for each cartridge.
The shooting positions: during first appearance – laying on the floor, with hands; during second appearance – on knees, during last appearance – on feet.
The exercise is performed in three shooting positions, for each one the participant has five single shots.



CHEST TARGET WITH CIRCLES (TARGET NO 4)
Appears 3 times for 15sec with interval of 50, 60, 70sec.
Distance to the target – 100m.
RESULTS
The places are defined by the sums of hit points. With an equal number of primary points, the places among the participants are determined in the following way: more "tens", then "nines", and so on; The least distance from the center of the worst hit point in the last, penultimate and other targets.
4 STAGE
LITERARY/ART AND DANCING COMPETITION «CAVALIERE/LADY»
CONDITIONS
The participants prepare a performance in one of the nominations: vocal routine; dance routine; performance with musical instrument; poetry (not less than two pages devoted to the patriotic or lyric theme).
In vocal routine nomination the participants should use their own musical accompaniment; a capella; or backing track «minus one» (cd or mini-disk) presented by participant.
The following themes for this competition are recommended:
heroic-patriotic theme; service in the Armed Forces, friendship, comradeship; love of country.
The performance should be not more than 4min.
THE JURY
The mark for performance of the participants is given by the jury formed by the Organizing committee of the «Warrior of the Commonwealth» competition, composed of the specialist in arts and also of the members of the Organizing committee.
PERFORMANCES CHECK
The jury gives the marks for performances on the following criteria: vocal; artistry and theatric culture; artistic taste in suit and requisite details choice; individuality, performance originality; reflection of the heroic-patriotic theme in the performance.
RESULTS
The jury gives from one to ten points according to each criteria.
The total amount of the points of all members of the Jury is the individual mark of the participant for this stage.
5 STAGE
"ERUDITE" STAGE OF MILITARY
HISTORY KNOWLEDGE
CONDITIONS
The stage is held within two rounds. In the first round, the participants for the second round are identified. The results of the second round determine the winner.
The stage takes place in the institution "the Belarusian State History Museum of the Great Patriotic War" (Minsk).
This stage is directly carried out in the form of testing by tests, composed of 20 questions, combined into blocks of 10 questions of the same degree of complexity.
Contents of test questions:
The history of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945;
Tactical performances of weapons and military equipment of the period of the Great Patriotic War;
Heroes of the USSR during the Great Patriotic War (at least 10);
Marshals of the Great Patriotic War;
Hero cities of the USSR;
International humanitarian law.
All team members participate in the first round. Participants receive the same formalized forms with 20 questions according to different sections and within
25 minutes in writing give the answers of tests.
The members of the subcommittee within 15-20 minutes check the tests and determine the amount of points that each member gained after the testing is completed. According to the results of the first round, the best participants are determined, those who gave no less than 80% of correct answers to tests are allowed to the second round. Points are awarded as follows: for the correct answer - 5 points; for the wrong answer - 0 points.
THE JURY
The Jury is formed in order to carry out the stage and estimate know ages of the participants. The Jury includes historians of the Republic of Armenia.
WORKS CHECK
At the end of the first round, the tested questions are displayed on the screen, (with indication of correct answers), (so that the participants convince that there is no bias attitude among the members of the commission when checking the answers to the given tests).
RESULTS
The jury provides the Organizing committee of the competition with a protocol of the results, including all participants with indicated scores and places.
The winners ar determined in 2 categories: military men and female servicemen.
The places are defined by the highest sum of points.
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