World Military Games

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Between 16 and 24 of July 2011, Rio de Janeiro will host the World Military Games, which is a multi-sports event at sports centers and military facilities. There will be five distinct military competitions, as follows: navy pentathlon, military pentathlon, aeronautic pentathlon, parachuting and orientations.

As far as the sporting disciplines are concerned, you will find: boxing, athletics, soccer, fencing, basketball, swimming, horse riding, shooting practice, sailing, triathlon, beach volleyball and others as well.