World Championship of Kettlebell Sport (IUKL) was held 27-30 October in Aktobe city (Kazakhstan). It was greatest International kettlebell event of this year. Kazakhstan girevoy sport federation organized this championship on really high level. They had support from government. They had a lot of promotion of the championship around Aktobe city. Competition venue – “KONYS” – was decorated according kettlebell championship style! Openning ceremony was very interesting, they were showing Kazakhstan national dancing and songs. All athletes said it was great competition, good conditions for competing!
The same time they have championships among juniors (up to 22 years old) and veterans.
Winners of World Championships:
Biathlon: J.Benidze (151+167), V. Smirnov (132+172), A.Khvostov (130+186), M.Kvashnin (145+210), O.Kolomiets (220), V.Gurov (155+191), A.Zybaylo (140+166)
Long cycle: A.Ryabkov (66), A.Ryzhkov (72), I.Belyaev (85), V.Polyanskiy (80), I.Kulakov (85), A.Kravtsov (83), N.Kichimaev (85).
Snatch: O.Yaryomenko (201), K.Dedyukhina (160), A.Vasileva (197), A.Zolotaryova (190).
The next world Championship will be hosted in Seoul (South Korea), 15-19 November 2017, the same time with TAFISA General Congress.