The military skill competition of the Finnish CISOR presidency took place from June 26th to July 2nd 2017 at the Vekaranjärvi garrison near the city of Kouvola. A total of 24 teams from 7 countries (Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland) participated in the event.

A Swiss team completing the LOAC (Laws of Armed Conflict) quiz before starting the orienteering course.

A Swiss team searching for the next control point.

A Swiss team using optics after its first shots at the riffle range.

The Danish team at the pistol shooting range. Shooting position ”standing”.

CISOR competition participants marching to the opening ceremony.

This obstacle posed no problem for this Austrian team.

Photos and text:  Olli Alho & Martin-Éric Racine