Location
Omsk
About Maintenance Battalion contest
Team (28 persons max)
Team leader
MTO UB1 crew – 3 persons
REM-KL crew – 3 persons
BREM crew – 3 persons
Coaching group – 3 persons
Support unit – 3 persons
Maintenance unit – 3 persons
Reserve personnel (for each crew member) – 9 persons
STAGES
1. Individual race
2. Firing competition
3. Military sports
4. Mixed relay race
EQUIPMENT
GAZ 2330 Tigr armored vehicle
MTO-UB1 maintenance vehicle.
REM-KL maintenance-recovery vehicle.
BREM armored maintenance-recovery vehicle.
STAGE 1
INDIVIDUAL RACE


START

Two crews start simultaneously, with the next ones driving with a 30 minutes' interval (four crews on the route max).

ROUTE
The route is 3-4 km long and equipped with obstacles, sites for special tasks and objectives performance.

SPECIAL TASK SITE
1. Railway car unloading with the help of a crane-manipulator, accuracy test (Point #1).
2. Special task site for recovery of a stuck vehicle by means of a REM-KL recovery equipment (Point #2).
3. For REM-KL: site for REM-KL and a vehicle uncoupling. (Point #3).



START
Two crews start simultaneously, with the next ones driving with a 30 minutes' interval (four crews on the route max).

ROUTE
The route is 3-4 km long and equipped with obstacles, sites for special tasks and objectives performance.

SPECIAL TASK SITE
1. Lifting works site (BREM-1 reloads the cargo on to the targeted spot, accuracy test) (Point #1).
2. Suspension wheel replacement site (Pint #2)
3. Site for a stuck tank recovery (deployment of a 75 t block and tackle system is to be prepared) (Point #3).
4. Site for a REM-KL and a tank uncoupling (Point #4)


STAGE 2
FIRING COMPETITION
COMPETITORS
Nine servicemen of each team
CONDITIONS
The teams are to fire standard weapons at specially equipped zones of a firing range. Four servicemen (one from each team) are at the range.
DISMOUNTING INFANTRY:
TWO FULL SIZE MAN-FIGURES
Visible during 20 sec.
On a line of 6-8 m.
Target range – 400 m.
ATTACKING GROUP:
TWO FULL SIZE MAN-FIGURES
Visible during 30 sec.
On a 10 m wide line and depth of 5 m
Target range – 25 m.
ATTACKING INFANTRY GROUP:
TWO FULL SIZE MAN-FIGURES
Visible during 20 sec.
On a line of no less than 3 m.
Target range – 300 m.
HAND GRENADE SIMULATOR

Is thrown at two attacking shooters (two full size man-figure targets).
Visible during 20 sec on a line of 6-8 m.
Location – 10 m wide and 5 m deep.
Target range – 25 m.
LYING INFANTRYMEN (TWO FIGURES):
LIGHT MACHINE GUN AND A SHOOTER
Visible during 30 sec.
On a line of no less than 6 m.
Target range – 200 m.
BREAST FIGURE WITH ROUNDS

0.75x0.75 meters
Time for shooting:
First firing session (trial) – 20 seconds
Second firing session – 12 seconds
Third firing session – 10 seconds
Fourth firing session – 8 seconds
Interval between firing sessions – 10 seconds
Distance – 25 meters
STAGE 3
MILITARY SPORTS
REM-KL
MTO-UB1
BREM-1
AREA 1 – SPORTS

COMPETITORS
Crews of REM-KL

CONDITIONS
Physical (strength, speed, endurance) exercises.
Overcoming of an international obstacle lane, 1 kilometer running.

AREA 2 – TACTICS

COMPETITORS
All participants

CONDITIONS
Marching for 2-3 kilometers; the servicemen are to park REM-KL, MTO-UB1 and BREM-1 in the shelter.
AREA 3 – TECHNICAL STAGE

COMPETITORS
Team leader, MTO-UB1 and BREM-1crews

CONDITIONS
MTO-UB1 crew is to overcome a tactical lane (1 kilometer). BREM-1 crew is to evacuate the hardware from the battlefield and perform special tasks.
STAGE 4
MIXED RELAY RACE

COMPETITORS

Crews of REM-KL

START
Two teams start simultaneously; the next ones do with 30 minutes' interval.

ROUTE
The route is 3-4 km long and equipped with obstacles, sites for special tasks and objectives performance.

SPECIAL TASK SITE
1. Crews of REM-KL pass the baton to crews of BREM-1 after the REM-KL crew overcomes the railway platform (Point #1)
2. The servicemen are to change the suspension wheel of BREM-1 (Point #2)
3. Crew of BREM-1 vehicle passes the baton to the MTO-UB1 crew



PENALTIES FOR WHEELED VEHICLES

An anti-tank ditch with a passage: movement without speed reduction and
touching limiting poles or obstacle walls.
Driving a vehicle into the cover position, a limited dimensions passage:
touching limiting poles.
Railway platforms, trenches: toppling.
A hill, a ditch with a track bridge, a slope, a track, a sandy area, fording a water obstacle: stopping on/in them.

PENALTIES FOR TRACKED WEHICLES

Turns between poles, antitank ditch with a passage, limited dimensions passage with turns, maneuvering area, straight limited dimensions passage on the slope, water obstacle fording (0,8- 1 m deep): touching poles, limiting elements or obstacle boundaries.
Model of a track bridge: toppling.
Track passage in maneuvering area: hitting a mine.
RESULTS
Nomination prizewinners are defined by the first three stages results. The results of each stage are brought into a rating table. A score of a team (a participator, a crew, a detachment) at each stage determines their position in the rating table. The top score resulted in the first three stages decides a winner in each nomination. The winning team shows best results in the final stage. The team has to score maximum points for speed, obstacle overcoming technique and quality of special tasks performance.
AWARDING
Winner and prize winners are awarded in team event – a cup and medals for top place, medals for second and third places; in nominations – valuable gifts and medals for first, second and third places.

Competition among maintenance units
ARMYGAMES 2016
Best moments of the Maintenance Battalion international contest