Location
Gvardeisky training area, Otar, Kazakhstan
About Sniper Frontier contest
Team (11 persons)
Team leader – 1 person
Deputy team leader (referee) – 1 person
Team coach – 1 person
Sniper pairs – 8 persons
Stages
1. Individual contest.
2. Competition among pairs.
3. Sniper relay race.
Equipment
1. SVD 7.62mm sniper rifle with day and night sights
2. Makarov pistol
3. RGD-5 training grenade
STAGE 1
INDIVIDUAL RACE
Determines rating of each sniper
RESULTS
Winner in each element is defined by the number of gained points (exception – the Sniper Biathlon competition). Winner of the Sniper Biathlon is defined by the time spent in the contest. Winner of the Individual Race is defined in accordance to the sum of places taken in course of the contest.

COMPETITORS
Six snipers from each team.
CONDITIONS
All snipers carry out 5 elements during the Individual Race.
1. Sniper Biathlon
2. Firing Performance
3. Sniper in Defence
4. Sniper in Offensive
5. Night Firing

ELEMENT 1.1

Sniper Biathlon
1-km track

PENALTY LAPS
A penalty lap is assigned for

  • each missing during firing Makarov pistol
  • each missing during firing Dragunov sniper rifle
  • missing when throwing a grenade
THREE TARGETS
POPPER
For firing Makarov pistol
Distance – 25 meters
Munition – 3 cartridges
Firing position – standing
THREE BREAST TARGETS (TARGET #6)
For firing SVD rifle
Distance – 300 meters
Munition – 3 cartridges
Prone firing position
FULL-HEIGHT FIGURE TARGET
(TARGET #8)
For grenade throwing
Diameter – 1.5 meter
Distance – 25 meters
Munition – 2 RGD-5 imitation grenades

ELEMENT 1.2
Firing performance

BREAST TARGET WITH ROUNDS
(TARGET #8)


Distance – 300 meters
Munition – 10 cartridges
Time for firing – until the last shot
Prone firing position


ELEMENT 1.3
Sniper in Defence
Munition – 10 cartridges
Prone firing position
Time for firing – until the last shot
LIGHT MACHINE GUN
(TARGET #10)
Distance – 700-800 meters

20 points for engaging a target
FULL-HEIGHT FIGURE TARGET (TARGET #8)
Distance – 500-600 meters

15 points for engaging the target
HALF-HEIGHT FIGURE
(TARGET #7)
Distance – 300-400 meters

10 points for engaging the target
ELEMENT 1.4
Sniper in offensive
Munition – 10 cartridges
Time for firing – until the last shot
LIGHT MACHINE GUN
(TARGET #10)
Distance – 300-400 meters
Fire range – 10 meters
10 points for engaging a target
Standing firing position
FULL-HEIGHT FIGURE TARGET (TARGET #8)
Distance – 700-800 meters
Firing range – 100 meters
20 points for engaging the target
Prone firing position
HALF-HEIGHT FIGURE
(TARGET #7)
Distance – 500-600 meters
Firing range – 50 meters
15 points for engaging the target
Kneeling firing position

ELEMENT 1.5
Night Firing
Munition – 10 cartridges
Prone firing position
Time for firing – until the last shot
LIGHT MACHINE GUN
(TARGET #10)
Distance – 500-600 meters
Fire range – 10 meters
20 points for engaging a target
FULL-HEIGHT FIGURE TARGET (TARGET #8)
Distance – 300-400 meters
15 points for engaging the target
HALF-HEIGHT FIGURE
(TARGET #7)
Distance – 200-250 meters
10 points for engaging the target

STAGE 2
SNIPER PAIR PERFORMANCE

Determines rating of each sniper pair
CONDITIONS
There are 4 elements:
1. Firing at an air target
2. Find and eliminate
3. Special firing
4. Firing with aiming point offset
RESULTS
The final rating of the sniper pair in the competition is defined by the number of gained points.
COMPETITORS
Three sniper pairs from each team
ELEMENT 2.1
Firing at an air target
Munition – 10 cartridges
Time for firing – till the last shot
UAV TARGET

Distance – 150-200 meters
Prone firing position
20 points for engaging the target
HEAD SILHOUETTE TARGET
(TARGET #5A)
Distance – 200-300 meters
Prone firing position
15 points for engaging the target
FULL-HEIGHT FIGURE TARGET (TARGET #8)
Distance – 500-600 meters
Prone firing position
10 points for engaging the target

ELEMENT 2.2
Find and eliminate

THREE HEAD SILHOUETTE TARGETS
(TARGET #5A)


Distance – 300-600 meters
Munition – 10 cartridges
Time for firing – until the last shot
Prone firing position
10 points for engaging the target


ELEMENT 2.3
Special firing

SCREEN WITH FIVE SPECIAL TARGETS
(HEAD OF A TERRORIST WITH A HOSTAGE)


Distance –150-200

Munition – 5 cartridges
Prone firing position

Time for firing – until the last shot
5 points for engaging target 1
10 points for engaging target 2
15 points for engaging target 3
20 points for engaging target 4
25 points for engaging target 5
Penalty for engaging a 'hostage' – 25 points


ELEMENT 2.4
Firing with aiming point offset

THREE HALF-HEIGHT FIGURE
(TARGET #7)


Distance – 400-800 meters
Munition – 9 cartridges
Time for firing – until the last shot
Prone firing position
10 points for engaging the target

STAGE 3
SNIPER RELAY RACE
Determines the best team
COMPETITORS
Four best teams
Three sniper pairs from each team
CONDITIONS
Elements are performed by 3 sniper pairs with changing
1. Snipers are to overcome 4 obstacles: wall with passages, fence, ditch, and passage in a wire obstacle.
2. After overcoming obstacle, they are to reach the firing ranges, load weapons and engage targets
- from Makarov pistol (first member of the sniper pair)
- from SVD rifle (second member of the sniper pair)
- RGD-5 imitation grenade throwing (any member of the pair)


3.
After firing, the snipers are to unload and lock the weapon, report the referee, and move to the next area.
4. The snipers are to overcome the rest obstacles (dynamic wall, inclined ladder, obstruction, and ammunition transporting) and make an exchange with the next sniper pair.
5. After the exchange, the second sniper pairs are to pass the track and make an exchange with the third pairs.





OBSTACLES


  • Wall with passages
  • Fence
  • Ditch
  • Passage in a wire obstacle
  • Firing range 1. Makarov pistol firing
  • Firing range 2. SVD rifle firing
  • Firing range 3. Grenade throwing
  • Dynamic wall
  • Inclined ladder
  • Obstruction
  • Ammunition transporting

RESULTS
The best sniper is defined in accordance to the sum of positions taken in course of the first stage elements. The best sniper pair is defined in accordance to the sum of positions taken in course of the first stage elements. The best team is defined in accordance to results of the third stage.
AWARDING
Prizewinners of the best sniper pair contest are awarded the Cup, medals, diploma, and prizes.

Competition among snipers
ARMYGAMES 2016
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