Senior Colonel Hoang Minh Ngoc speaking at the event

The event was attended by Senior Colonel Hoang Minh Ngoc, Director of the Department of Cartography and head of the organizing panel, representatives of the Army Officers Training School No.1, the Artillery Corps Command, the Commando Corps Command, members of the Vietnamese Meridian Team and their coaches.

Reportedly, over the past five months, the team has fulfilled their training contents and acquired meaningful knowledge, skills and experience in three stages of the competition, namely “Weapons practice,” “Azimuth,” and “Topographic quadrathlon.”

The team has promoted determination, overcome hardships, and ensured safety during the training course. As a result, their physical strength has become better day by day. Based on their performance, six troops have been selected for the official team to the competition.

Speaking at the event, Senior Colonel Hoang Minh Ngoc required all relevant forces to continue completing their preparations for the Army Games 2021 while observing regulations of the competition, defense relations, and COVID-19 prevention and control.

On behalf of the team, Colonel Bui Yen Tinh, Deputy Director of the Department of Cartography, pledged to try his best to gain good results at the Army Games 2021.

Translated by Trung Thanh