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Ungheni Recruits Win “Pe Meleagurile Natale” Cup

CHISINAU, July 8, 2011 — The zonal phase of Pe Meleagurile Natale Military-Sports Games brought together nearly 60 recruits of 16-18 years old from the central part of the country. The teams of military territorial centers from Chisinau, Causeni, Hincesti, Straseni and Ungheni fought for the first place at Bulboaca Military Training Site.

According to Col. Vitalie Besleaga, Chief of Mobilization Resource Management, National Army Main Staff, the participants proved much commitment and fellowship throughout two days of competition. Besleaga thanked commanders of military centers for the event. “Given the strength of character, young men may apply for a military career both by serving in the Armed Forces and becoming a student at Alexandru cel Bun Military Academy”, Besleaga stated.

This sports competition is both, an individual and team event. The program includes running at 100 and 1000 meter distance, standard dead-hand pull up, hand grenade throwing, shooting pneumatic rifle, military relay race, and others.

The winner of the competition was the team of the Military Center of Ungheni, that will take part in the last phase of “Pe meleagurile natale” military sports games.

The final will be held at Bulboaca Military Training Site during August 22-24, 2011.

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