Location
Nakhabino, Moscow region
About Masters of Armored Vehicles contest
Team (10 persons max)

Team leader
B-category driver – 1 person
C-category driver – 2 persons


E-category driver – 1 person
Slingsman – 1 person
Support unit – 3 persons
STAGES
1. Individual race:
− restricted space driving
− obstacle course
− restricted space semitrailer towage
− water obstacles overcoming
2. Team relay race
HARDWARE
UAZ-3151
Ural-4320 (43206)
KamAZ-5350 (4350)
KamAZ-65225
STAGE 1
INDIVIDUAL RACE
Determines individual rating of the participants
PENALTIES
30 seconds are additionally counted to the score for any fault.
Participant will get 0 points in case of vehicle breakage as well as bypass of an element of the exercise, crossing is not allowed.
Teams shall have the right to change defect vehicle for a reserved to accomplish next exercises.
Participant, who refused to conduct an exercise, will get 0 points as well.

CONDITIONS
During the stage "Individual race" drivers compete in the following categories: LMV drivers, truck drivers, truck tractor drivers. UAZ, Ural, KamAZ-5350 (4350) drivers shall perform the following exercises: #5 "Restricted space driving", #6 "Obstacles overcoming".

Ural, KamAZ-5350 drivers shall perform additional exercise #4C "Water barriers overcoming". KamAZ-65225 drivers shall perform exercise #1C "Restricted space semitrailer towage". Terms and procedure of the exercises are performed in accordance with approved Instruction of the implementation of the International Competition "Masters of Armored Vehicles".

CONDITIONS
The exercise shall be performed on the specified track in a day-light along the route, equipped with restricted roads.
The route length is 800 m.


MISTAKES
- premature movement from "Start" line,
- interference of barriers (trippingover, knocking),
- rolling of a vehicle from the overpass and ramp,
- rolling of a vehicle from the rail platform and tripping over secure equipment,

- passing by the rail platform without making a stop,
- vehicle is not horizontally to the ground when on the overpass,
- using reverse gear more than once on the territory of size court,
- moving outside the road (moving on the soft verge).



ELEMENT

Obstacle course

CONDITIONS
The exercise is performed on the driving range in the daytime. The driver shall put on a gasmask. The route length is 1200 m. The exercise is estimated depending on the number of mistakes and execution time.

MISTAKES
- starting position breach of a vehicle at the "Start" line,
- premature movement from "Start" line,
- interference of barriers (tripping-over, knocking),
- tripping-over on the walls of a shelter and antitank ditch with a pass way,

- vehicle is located in a shelter not entirely (vehicle is not horizontally to the ground),
- rolling back in obstacles overcoming,
- stalling of a vehicle from the track bridge,
- "Counterscarp" and tripping over secure equipment,
- moving without making a stop before the "Stop line" by the "Counterscarp" obstacle,
- taking off the safety equipment in movement.

CONDITIONS
The exercise is executed in accordance with the diagram. The driver shall put on a gasmask. The route length is 1,000 m.

MISTAKES

Starting position breach of a vehicle at the "Start" line,
- premature movement from "Start" line,
- interference of barriers (tripping-over, knocking),
- repeated approaching for hitching the semitrailer to the full trailer,
- inexact approach to the loading point (more than 20 cm),
- approach to the loading point for the second time,
- start moving before the second crew-member has got into the cabin as well as the door has been closed,
- incomplete elevation or dropping of the forward trailer landing gear in hitching and unlatching of a vehicle with semitrailer,
- taking off the safety equipment in movement.


WATER OBSTACLES OVERCOMING
CONDITIONS
The exercise consists of two tasks and is carried out on arears of the water obstacle.
The length of the route – 300 m, including 180 m — moving through the ford with depth of 0.5 m, 120 m — moving through the ford with depth of 1.7 m.
MISTAKES
- starting position breach of a vehicle at the "Start" line,
- premature movement from "Start" line,
- stopping down of a vehicle before ford overcoming,
- stopping an engine,
- overriding ford boundaries,
- rolling of a vehicle in climbing from the water to the shore.

STAGE 2
TEAM RELAY RACE
Determines rating of each team
CONDITIONS
"Team Relay Race" includes the participation of vehicles in the following order of priority: LMV drivers, truck (LKV) drivers, truck-tractor drivers. The execution order in relay race is determined and approved by the Regulations on the International Contest "Masters of Armored Vehicles".
The route range for LMV and LKV – 7,6 km, for truck-tractor drivers — 7 km. The start time begins at the initial movement of a LMV and complete time fix on the finish crossing of a truck.





MISTAKES

- Starting position breach of a vehicle at the "Start" line,
- premature movement from "Start" line,
- by-pass of barriers,
- misuse of terrain crossing equipment or self extraction,
- tripping-over on the obstacles (blocks, stones, trees),
- failure in choosing right step or engine behavior,
- decline from the depicted rout,
- contact with fences of road and similar elements,
- moving outside the road and artificial obstacles.

RESULTS
Upon competition of the race, the results are put into the ranking table, summed up and then the winners are decided. The participant with the best time gets the first place and the score equal to the number of race participants in the category. For example: in race with nine participants the winner gets nine score, the second place gets eight score etc.
The category the "Best Driver" is defined among LMV, truck (LKV drivers and track-tractors drivers. Winners are determined by the sum of scores they have got for all stages. In case of equal number of score an additional round for team leaders is declared. Exercise "Obstacle course" is performed by LKV vehicles.
AWARDING
Winners and participants of the Contest are awarded during the awarding ceremony.
Winners among the teams are awarded in the following procedure: first place winner will get challenge cup, medals and souvenirs; second and third place awardees will be awarded medals and souvenirs.
Winners among participants are awarded with medals and souvenirs. Upon competition of the race, the results are put into the ranking table, summed up and then the winners are decided.

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