SUVOROV
ATTACK

competition among IFV crews
July 30 — August 13
HOW TO REACH:

Organizer's transport:
Free shuttlebuses will be organized from the Kubinka-1 station to the venue of the competitions.

By railway:
Commuter rail from the Belorusskiy railway terminal to the Kubinka-1 station

Coordinates for a car navigator: parking of the Patriot park: latitude 55.574768, longitude 36.833198
LOCATION
Aabino, Moscow Region
STAGES
1. Individual race (all teams participate)
2. Relay race (four teams participate)
EQUIPMENT
BMP-2 infantry fighting vehicles
Teams from 5 countries are taking part in the contest
TEAM (20 MEN)

Team leader
Team members (four tank crews: 3 main and 1 reserve crew) - 12 persons
Coaching group – 2 persons
Maintenance unit – 6 persons

INDIVIDUAL RACE

Determines rating of each crew
PROCEDURE OF THE «INDIVIDUAL RACE»
RESULTS OF «INDIVIDUAL RACE» OF THE «SUVOROV ATTACK» CONTEST



COMPETITORS
3 crews from each team (each crew using its own IFV).


START
Separate with 1-2 min gap (4 IFVs on the race at once).
CONDITIONS

Each crew to run three large laps (7-9 km) with three firing sessions:
1st lap — automatic gun firing (target #14 "Infantry Fighting Vehicle").
2nd lap — automatic gun firing (target #25 "Helicopter").
3rd lap — coaxial MG firing (target #9 "AT Grenade Launcher").

RESULTS
Race results of each IFV's crew are counted by summing total distance time and penalties. Twelve top teams in the individual race are to compete in semi-finals (Relay race stage).


OBSTACLES
  • Obstacle belt for maneuvering
  • Ford
  • Water barrier
  • Track passage lane in mine obstacle
  • Two hills
  • Fire lane
  • Antitank ditch with passage
  • Track bridge
  • Comb
  • Escarp
  • Slope

Participants of «Suvorov attack-2015»
passing the route
Relay race

Determines the best team of the contest


COMEPETITORS
3 rotating crews from each team using only one IFV.

START
Simultaneous (4 IFVs on the race at once)


CONDITIONS
Each crew to run 4 middle laps (3-5 km) crossing the obstacles and engaging targets on three firing lines. Automatic gun firing at short halt on target #14 and at halt on target #25; coaxial MG firing at halt.


Firing sessions sequence: during the Relay race to be done due the order established by the draw procedure.


1st lap — speed race
2nd lap — automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets #14
3rd lap — automatic gun firing on targets #25 and #11
4th lap — coaxial MG firing on three targets #9

1st lap — automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets #14
2nd lap — automatic gun firing on targets #25 and #11
3rd lap — coaxial MG firing on three targets #9
4th lap — speed race

1st lap — automatic gun firing on targets #25 and #11
2nd lap — coaxial MG firing on three targets #9
3rd lap — speed race
4th lap — automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets #14.

1st lap — coaxial MG firing on three targets #9
2nd lap — speed race.
3rd lap — automatic gun flank firing at short halts on three targets #14
4th lap — automatic gun firing on targets #25 and #11

OBSTACLES
  • Obstacle belt for maneuvering
  • Ford
  • Water barrier
  • Track passage lane in mine obstacle
  • Two hills
  • Fire lane
  • Antitank ditch with passage
  • Track bridge
  • Comb
  • Escarp
  • Slope
TARGETS
TARGET #14
"IFV"
It imitates enemy's IFV in frontal projection.
Target is installed on the ground.
Height — 2.20 m, width — 2.96 m.
Distance - 1300-1500 m.
TARGET #9
"AT GRENADE LAUNCHER"
It imitates enemy's ready-to-fire hand-held AT grenade launcher crew.
Target is installed on the ground.
Height and width - 0,85 m.
Distance - 600-800 m.
TARGET #25
"HELICOPTER"
It imitates enemy's helicopter in frontal projection.
Target appears 12 meters above the ground.
Height — 3.2 m, width — 3.8 m.
Distance — 800-1000 m.

TARGET #11
"ANTITANK GUN, GROUND SYSTEM (ATGM)"
It imitates enemy's AT weapon, ground-based AT guided missile in frontal projection.
Target is installed on the ground,
Рeight — 1.1 m, width — 1.5 m.
Distance — 800-1000 m.
DISQUALIFICATION
The crew will be disqualified and placed to the last place in rating of the current competition stage for pointing the gun barrel or MG towards the tribunes, dismounting without the command of the chief Judge.

The crew that causes a collision of tanks on the route will be disqualified and placed to the last place in the current Competition stage.
RESULTS
The results of IFV crews' performances are counted by summing up total distance time with obstacles and firing sessions' scores.

Each place in rating is the score obtained on the route by each crew.

The winner of the contest for IFV crews is the crew obtained top scores in the first stage.

A team contest winner is the Relay race winner.
AWARDING
The winners in the individual contest among BMP-2 crews are awarded medals for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.
The teams are awarded medals for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places and winner's cup in the Relay race.
PENALTIES
Any breach of the obstacle crossing rules will cause penalty scores, firing sessions' misses and safety regulation breaches will cause penalty laps.
Penalty scores during the run shall be summed up and every 60 penalty scores will cause one penalty lap
PENALTY LAPS
1 PENALTY LAP
  • for each missed target, during gunfire sessions for one unengaged target
  • for halt at water obstacle (engine stop); rolling back when reaching opposite side or obstacle avoidance
  • for reverse driving, tripping over from tracked bridge or obstacle avoidance
  • for maneuvering course or its element avoidance
  • for halt at the escarp (engine stop), rolling back or avoidance
  • for touching a side wall in the AT ditch passage causing a damage, which won't influence operability of the equipment
  • for driving through the AT ditch passage without speed decreasing, halt (engine stop) or rolling back for driving over a "mine" in the tracked minefield lane (per each "mine")
  • for halt at the slope, rolling back or avoidance
  • for avoidance of the burning obstacle
  • for driving with opened hedges and breach of weapon discharging procedure


2 PENALTY LAPS
  • for false start or unsanctioned fire opening
  • for firing with opened hatches, side safety zones and firing out of the open-fire and cease-fire lines
  • for driving when crew members are not in their seats
  • for disobey chief referee, deputy referee, field referees and support staff instructions
  • for munitions loading without engine stopping
PENALTY SCORES
10 SCORES
for each knocked (touched) pole:
  • "Tracked bridge"
  • "Maneuvering course"
  • "AT ditch with passage"
  • "Comb"
  • "Tracked passage in the minefield"
  • "Slope"
  • "Fire lane"

30 SCORES
  • for driving without speed decreasing to 5 km per hour in 5-10 m before the escarp
  • for touching the limiting pylons while entering or exiting the water obstacles or while stopping in water
  • for every touched pole (obstacle) while doing the S-turn and each missed passage between the poles (buoys)
«SUVOROV ATACK-2015»
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