About World Strongmen Federation

World Strongmen Federation (WSF) is an internationally acclaimed organization within strength athletics that was founded by Vlad Redkin, a prominent figure in the history of organizations like The International Federation of Strength Athletics and World Strongman Cup Federation. Being a premier federation, WSF has global members across 30 countries that include Russia, India, Latvia, UK, Marocco, Brazil, Greece, Hungary, Netherlands etc.

WSF has organized a number of grand prix events and international championships that featured some of the world’s leading strength athletes like Mariusz Pudzianowski – 5 time winner of World’s Strongest Man, Janne Virtanen, Brain Shaw, Mikhail Koklyaev, Krzysztof Radzikowski, Tarmo Mitt, Kevin Nee, Elbrus Nigmatullin, Raivis Vidzis, Stefan Solvi Petursson, Laurence Shahlaei, David Oslund, Rene Minkwitz, Carl Waitoa and Mark Felix.

The President of WSF Ravshankon Djuraev quotes “Our distinct target audience, apart from strength enthusiasts, that we aim to give utmost priority to is children and the youth, making them well informed on the importance of nutrition and fitness at a very young age. WSF solely stands by the principal of strength and with that in mind, we hope to inspire the forthcoming generations to reach their dreams.”

The WSF Championships are shaping to model new fitness and strength regimes with the desire to promote the significance of fitness in one’s routine there by endorsing it as a new way of life.

WSF started the new formats in strongman sport – “STRONGMAN BATTLE” & “STRONG FIT” !

Vision and mission

Vladislav Redkin
Founder & Chairman
“We are designing to create strongmen gyms that will have a wide range of strongmen equipment uniquely constructed and installed for all those strength enthusiasts who will be trained and guided by qualified professional trainers. All the equipment will be manufactured in India and exported across the globe. Also a new range of WSF merchandise will be sold across online portals and even on the website.”

WSF Board:

Ravshankon Djuraev (Uzbekistan) – President
Vladislav Redkin (Latvia) – General Secretary
Sergiy Konyushok (Ukraine) – Vice President
Alexey Kylasov (Russia) – Vice President

Maris Sveiduks (Latvia)

Vadims Punegovs (Latvia)

WSF World Strength Council:

Bhupender Dhawan (India) – Vice President Asia

Luciano Afonso Sarti (Brazil) – Vice President of Pan America

Elmamoun Mohamed (Morocco) – Vice President Africa

Arazm Honarjoo (Iran) – Head of StrongFit Commitee

Oleg Antonenkov (Russia)

Quliyev Bakhtiyar (Azerbaijan)

Ildiko Buranits (Hungary) – Vice President of Women sport
Peter Sebestyen (Hungary)
Dmitry Menshov (UAE)
Hisham Yusof (Malaysia)

WSF Development Committee

WSF athletes Commission

Jeremy Hogg (Australia) – Head

Mikhail Shevlyakov (Russia)

Athlete from Africa

Athlete from America

WSF Education Commitee

Andreas Kolettis (Greece) – head

WSF StrongFit Commitee 
Arazm Honarjoo (Iran) – head

WSF Stick pulling Commitee 
Arazm Honarjoo (Iran) – head