04 July 2012, Wednesday, 12:19
author: Timur Rakhmatullin
Competitions on power extreme «Cup of Athletes of the CIS and Baltic» took place in Krasnoyarsk. The Russian national team was presented by Elbrus Nigmatullin, the vice-world strongman champion of 2005, the member of Executive Committee of Bashkir Kurultay in the Chelyabinsk Region and the Honoured Master of Sports, the world champion on power extreme Vladimir Muravlev.
Following the results of the competitions Russians took the first place, having won titles of champions and left the second place to the strongmen from Ukraine, and the third – to sportsmen from Estonia and Lithuania. For Elbrus Nigmatullin it is already the second victory in international match meeting on power extreme: for the first time he became the champion of the CIS and Baltic in 2008, Dyne Nafikova, the employee of the press-service of Bashkir Kurultay of the Chelyabinsk Region reported to "Bashinform" agency.
The South Ural athlete plans to participate in the World Cup WSF which will take place on July 15, in Dnepropetrovsk, and to struggle for «Grand Prix of Moscow» in individual championship on power extreme which will be held on July 28.