The Team of the 22nd Peacekeeping Battalion Wins Army Athletics Championship (video)
CHISINAU, April 15, 2016 — The team of the 22nd Peacekeeping Battalion won the Army Athletics Championship Cup, held today in Valea Morilor Park, Buiucani district.
The second place was won by the soldiers from “Dacia” Brigade from Cahul, while the students of the Military Academy of the Armed Forces “Alexandru cel Bun” (MAAF) won the third place.
According to LTC Vasile Olednic, Head of National Army Physical Training and Sports Service, the competition was attended by 14 teams of soldiers from all the National Army units and institutions. The teams competed in 1,000 m, 3,000 m, 5,000 and 10,000 m distance running
The source specified that at the individual category, the best were: the MAAF student Vadim Buzinschi — 3,000 m, soldier Eugen Chirilov from “Stefan cel Mare” Brigade — 5,000 m, and NCO Daniel Ciornea from the 22nd Peacekeeping Battalion — 10,000m.
The Army Athletics Championship is yearly event.