11 Sep 2013

Independent Worlds for Disabled Armwrestlers

photo: Irina Romanchenko

Portal Armpower.net informed today about new changes in WAF. Disabled athletes will be have an independent Worlds hold by the new body in armwrestling, the International Armsport Federation (IAF). The new organization will be headed by Aleksander Filimonov and run in accordance with the rules specified by the Olympic Committee.

The first European Championships will be held in June 2014 in Poland, and the first World Championship are planned to take place in Moscow.

Championships for the disabled will be held in three categories: 
  • Deaf mute, 
  • Blind,
  • Physically disabled 

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