Thursday, December 14, 2017

Ural Federal University arm wrestlers medal at championships

A total of 228 athletes from 60 schools in Russia took part in the open arm wrestling championships of Russia from April 4-7.

Arm wrestling teams from Ural Federal University took him both the men's and women's gold, besting 37 other men's teams and 25 women's teams.

Athletes from Ural Federal University also took home individual medals, including the Engineering Institute's Nikita Munirov and the Physico-Technical Institute's Paul Lunev in first place. Natailia and Anna Juric Shilkov of the Institute of Natural Sciences also took home first place.

Bronze medals in the individual competition were given to the Institute of Public Management and Entrepreneurship's Artem Samples and the Institute of Natural Science's Tatiana Lozhkina.

Next up for the athletes is the European Championships in Lithuania from May 5-7 and the World Championship in Poland in Sept.