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June, 4-5, WSF World championship +110 kg named as “II International PAHLAVON MAHMUD STRONGMEN GAMES” was held in Khiva. Within the framework of the tournament, 16 athletes competed on six disciplines.

WSF World Strongmen championship +110, Khiva

From 3 to 7 June in the UNESCO heritage site of Ichan Kala fortress in Khiva, the WSF with cooperation of Uzbekistan Ministry of tourism and the Governor Office of Khorezm province are organizing the Second International Tournament “Pahlavon Mahmud` Strongmen Games”.


Today’s events in Ukraine depict a terrible human and humanitarian tragedy. We call for an end to the bloodshed in Ukraine and express our solidarity with the Ukrainian people and hope that all contradictions would be further resolved through peaceful negotiations.

World Strongmen activity in Africa

Good strong news from Africa. Strongmen sport go ahead. South Africa, Congo, Sierra Lione, Marocco, Benin, Togo very active in sport development together with WSF.

Strongmen & strongwomen activity in Greece

Good news from Greece Strongman and Ethnosport. On 25th and 26th of September Circus Classic 2021 hold of in Athens, Greece. Circus Strongman Experience founded by John Boursinos and Paraskevi Stamatopoulou in association with youth’s center Connect Your City (IASIS). The event was prepared under the auspices of Elliniko Somateio Dynamikou Triathhlou (WSF Greece) – […]

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!

Strongmen & strongwomen sport in Italy started

Good news from Italy. 25th of August, 2021 was born the Italian strongmen & strongwomen federation (FISS). First strongman & strongwoman competion was held on 4 of September. Managment of the FISS: Daniela Forzinetti – Head of the FISS, Fabio Campeggio – General Secretary.


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!