As this year draws to a close and as a New Year begins, please accept the sincere expression of my best wishes. Thank you for all that you have done to maintain our sport as a vital part of stongmen society in 2020, despite the remarkable challenges we have faced. And thank you for all that I know we will do in 2021.
Arnold Classic Europe 2021
Very important news for WSF and strongman sport in World! WSF reseived the great support from the IFBB – the famous international federation and one of the biggest in World. On the Arnold Classic Europe 2022 in Spain, WSF will organize the European Championship U95, U110, +110 catergories for men & “WOMAN POWER”! Aceptado!
WSF WORLD STRONGMAN CHAMPIONSHIP U110 KG & GREAT RECORD IN UKRAINE
WSF World Strongman Championship U110 kg held in town Khust (Carpathian Ruthenia, Ukraine) on 21 of August. More than 2 thousand spectators were watched strongman competition. 20 athletes from 8 countries participated in the World championship.
Strongmen sport in China
Strongman sports are gaining more popularity in China the past years. Although 2020 was slow year for all, 2021 has already ushered in several competitions and several more on the way. Considering only a few years ago these types of competitions were basically nonexistent!
President Ravshanhon Djuraev awarded the order & vice-president Alexey Kylasov defenced of doctoral dissertation
On June 26, in Tashkent President of WSF Ravshanhon Djuraev awarded by President of Uzbekistan the Order “Mehnat Shuhrati” for outstanding labor merit. Congratulations from WSF!
December. Good news from Ukraine, Russia and Uzbekistan. Our partners organized the great events in this hard year!
Great job STRONGMEN!Read more »
In 2020, we’re sure you’re all too familiar with sporting events being delayed and cancelled. In the case of the 2020 World’s Strongest Man competition, it was hit with a delay and unable to go ahead on the scheduled May date due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Fortunately, on the other hand, it didn’t stop the event from going ahead in November. However, there were certainly complications!Read more »
Two representatives of the World Ethnosport & World Strongmen– Secretary General Vladislavs Redjkins (Latvia) and Council Member Malgorzata Bronikovska (Poland) took part in the EU Seminar on “Traditional Sports and Games, the way ahead”, which was held in an online format.Read more »
WSF` partner World Ethnosport is accredited by the General Assembly of the States Parties to the Convention for the Safeguarding of the ICH
Yesterday at the meeting of the 8th session of the General Assembly of the States Parties to the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage at the headquarters of the organization in Paris, the World Ethnosport was accredited as a consultative non-governmental organization.Read more »
The 2020 season of the Series tournament Ethnosport Challenge began in Moscow, in the Russian traditional games festival on September 5, 2020.Read more »
Nobody from strongmen federations would have thought at the beginning of the year that almost all events and the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have to be cancelled or postponed due to a world pandemic. Athletes have the choice to compete online from their HOME (e.g., garage, terrace, garden, etc.) or, where they are allowed to do so, at their TRAINING FACILITY (local club or gym, etc.).
But today we started normal competitions in some countries. First national championship took place in Kiev, Ukraine on 4 of July.Read more »
Last week for the World Strongman Federation and World Ethnosport has become very eventful. A trip to China, participation in the congress, forum, meetings, negotiations, signing – all this within a few days.Read more »
At the meeting of the 14th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of UNESCO in Bogota (Colombia), it was decided to accredit the World Ethnosport as an advisory partner in the framework of the Convention.Read more »
A joint meeting of the Council of World Ethnosport and the Council of the World Federation of Strongmen
A joint meeting of the Council of the World Ethnosport and the Council of the World Strongman Federation took place on November 4 and 5, 2019 in the capital of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, where plans for cooperation within the existing alliance were approved.Read more »