As part of military sports, the Swiss non-commissioned officer’s association of Bellinzona ( ASSU) organized on Saturday, 15th June 2013 in the region of San Gottardo (Switzerland),the 10°edition of the international military shooting competition "Assupentathlon Bellinzona", which has as its aim:
- To stimulate the attendance of the military association members in off-duties activities
- To strengthen ties of friendship between militaries of any rank, force, age and country
- To free team spirit and collaboration
- To exercise techniques and military knowledge
- To train/practice precision shooting and combat shooting
- To educate safety measures required during shooting activities and training
- To promote the military, touristy and economical image of Leventina valley, Canton Ticino and Swiss in general.