The Murmansk region is to host the Power Extreme Sports World Cup on June 5 for the first time. The event is organized by AMK Holding with the support of the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Murmansk region and the Russian Power Extreme Federation.
As part of the spectacular competitions 13 strongest athletes from around the globe are to perform the Apollo Axis and Atlas Stone pulls, the squat with the car, and the "Farmer's Walk" exercise. In addition, the audience will see spectacular performances in the "Fitness bikini" category.
The competition will be attended by athletes from Russia (Leon Miroshnik from Murmansk among others), the Czech Republic, Sweden, Kazakhstan, the USA, Uzbekistan and the Republic of Belarus.
Judges will be Žydrūnas Savickas, world powerlifting icon and multiple record holder, Vasily Grishchenko, President of the Russian Extreme Power Federation and Dion Masters, President of North American Strongman.
The competition commentator is the winner of the title "The strongest Man in Russia" Elbrus Nigmatullin.