From Kazakhstan Encyclopedia
RShVSM Alma-Ata (Template:Lang-ru) was a Soviet Kazakhstani football team from Almaty. It played professionally in the Soviet Second League from 1980 to 1989. Before the 1989 season it was called SKIF Alma-Ata. In 9 of their 10 professional seasons they finished the season in last place in their zone of the Second League, but were never relegated as this was a team specifically organized to get professional experience to junior prospects.