In Transcarpathia, Virastiuk will grab a stone
The strongest people of Transcarpathia and Ukraine will come to Vynogradiv district to take part in the nationwide campaign for establishment of the Legend Stone.
On August 22, they will gather in Vynogradiv district to make the ancient legend come true.
It is expected that the famous strongman, holder of the title of the strongest man in the world - Vasyl Virastiuk - will also come.
"For 300 years, the large stone in the forest near the village of Novoselytsia has been associated with the folk hero, predecessor of Oleksa Dovbush - Hryhoriy Pintya. According to the legend, this heavy stone was thrown on the ground by his comrades when they learned that he had been captured and killed by enemies. But they believed that the time would come when the people would be free and would replace this legendary stone. This time has come!" - the announcement of the event states.