Sports veterans from Yamal did not disappoint. The championship beginner brought bronze from Helsingborg
16:08 14 июня 2019
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Yevgeniy Stepanov and Maksim Pikalyuk from Noviy Urengoy performed within the Russian national team at the world championship among veterans in classic powerlifting. More than 900 sportspeople from 50 countries of the world gathered in the Swedish city of Helsingborg.
The European champion among veterans of 2018 Yevgeniy Stepanov in the weight category up to 74 kilograms and the age category 40-49 years took the 6th place. Maksim Pikalyuk, the championship beginner, performing in the weight category up to 105 kilograms and the age category 40-49 years, showed the following results: in squats — 307.5 kg and the small bronze medal, in bench press — 190 kg and in the deadlift — 292.5 kg, in the sum of the triathlon — 790 kg and the bronze medal.
According to the information given in the social network “VKontakte” on the public page “Noviy Urengoy/ Official group of the town” (in Russian), the sportsmen train in the Sports Palace “Zvyozdny” under the leadership of the honored master of sports of Russia Konstantin Pavlov.