LAHORE (Staff Report) – The first international Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System (PACES) championship-2016 started in Lahore.

Army contingents of Nepal, United Kingdom, Kazakhstan, Sri Lanka, People’s Liberation Army (China), Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Maldives, Bahrain, Australia, USA, Turkey, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Turkey is taking part in the event.

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Around 370 army men of the participating teams will demonstrate their stamina, physical fitness and combat skill during the six-day event. Teams will contest in the disciplines of Pull-Ups, Sit-Ups, and Combat Efficiency Test during the Event.

The event is being organised by Pakistan Army and a graceful opening ceremony was held at Ayub Stadium, Lahore Garrison on Tuesday.