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.
Results of Ukrainian championship:
+ 110 kg
- Pavlo Kordyka – 58,5 points
- Oleksandr Kochergin – 46
- Bogdan Ksenchuk – 44
U 110 kg
- Vitaly Gerasimov – 58 points
- Andriy Dmitriev – 58
- Andriy Koshubsky – 51
- Vasil Oleinikov – 66 points
- Jury Duvalo – 61
- Oleksandr Bilokon – 49,5
Waiting the following events in Ukraine soon:
WSF World cups will be on September in Uzbekistan and Turkey. Waiting the confirmation from Malaysia with World Ethnosport Challenge.
Belarus is planing strongman contest in ethnosport style in Gomel: