On 2 February during the passage of urgent service in the army killed 20-year-old Paul elm, a member of the national team of the Chuvash Republic for a triathlon, the official website of triathlon Federation of Russia.
«The triathlon Federation of Russia expresses its deepest condolences to the family, relatives and friends member of the national team of the Chuvash Republic for a triathlon, multiple medalist of Championships of the Republic of triathlon, bronze medalist of the General offset of the Cup of Russia in duathlon 2015, master of sports of Russia on triathlon Paul Elms», — said in a statement.
Paul elms was killed in a fire.
He was called to active duty in November 2015. He served in the far East.