SBU Academy officers gain bronze cup in the international sport competitions
In the framework of IX International Competitions “Officer starts” the SBU National Academy team moved into third honored place, being demonstrating good results – the I-st place in table tennis, the II-d place in shooting sports and the III-d place in chess.
The large scale sports event, which took place from 7 to 9 of February in the National Defence Ivan Cherniakhivskyi University, united the best sportsmen of law-enforcement and power agencies of Ukraine and their colleagues from foreign partner countries.
The national teams of the General Staff, the Naval Forces, the Ground Forces, the AF of Ukraine Air Forces, the servicemen of the National Armed Forces of Latvia, of the Republic of Poland, of the USA, the officers of the National Defence Ivan Cherniakhivskyi University and the SBU National Academy have taken part in the “Officer starts”.
The idea of competitions is based on involvement of servicemen (from age 35) in regular trainings and keeping of physical well-being. This year they added two more sports to ordinary competitions – the chess and the swimming. Thus, the SBU Academy officials won bronze, losing only to the National Defence Ivan Cherniakhivskyi University team and the team of the AF of Ukraine Air Forces.
The raising of interest for “Officer starts” competitions among the Armed Forces of partner countries testifies about increasing of international weight of law-enforcement and power agencies of Ukraine.
During solemnities of competitions closing the SBU NA rector Serhiy Kudinov thanked the organizers of international competitions, dedicated to military heroism and victory. “This international competition – is a great reason for establishing and strengthening of friendly relations between the countries, the Armed Forces representatives and the military higher educational establishments. I’ll warrant that our active cooperation and brotherhood is a guarantee of fruitful development and mutual improvement”, - the SBU NA rector stressed.
The winners of the “Officer starts” picked up the cups, medals and diplomas and also awards from the Football Federation of Ukraine.
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