Transcarpathian strongmen on the podium
Transcarpathian strongmen on the podium. Three strongest of our countryman (they won these titles at the strongmen tournament "Carpathian bear"), Serhiy Oleolenko, Ivan Grigorovsky from Uzhhorod and Volodymyr Tsyfra from Velyky Berezny brought bronze medals from Slovakia. There, in Hniezdne, the Command Strongman Championship of Central Europe took place. Apart from our athletes, representing Ukraine in the tournament, three Slovak teams and teams of Poland and the Czech Republic were also competing.
In six weight exercises of the championship program, our team won the relay, in another two, they won the second place, and came third in yet another exercise. By total points, our compatriots won bronze medals. The team from Slovakia, led by the champion of their country Igor Petrik, won the highest awards. Czech strongmen became the second in the team championship. Last year's winner of the tournament - the team of Poland - this year could not rise above the fifth place, the Novyny Zakarpattya wrote.
3 February 2016 13:28