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Worlds 2013

35th World Armwrestling Championship

1st - 8th of September 2013 Results updated!

Sports Hall Gdynia

Kazimierz Gorski 8 Street

Gdynia, Poland

Official website: http://www.worlds2013.armpower.net/

PDF information file avaiable to download: [PDF] INFORMATION

Worlds 2014 - registration online starting today!

To help you with the registration we will prepare the online registration form for you. This registration will allow you to fill the form at the computer.

 

Registration form you can find here: http://www.waf-armwrestling.com/waf_registration/

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36th World Armwrestling Championship

XXXVI WORLD ARMWRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP

14-21 September 2014

Vilnius - LITHUANIA

 

 

HOST COUNTRY / CITY

 

    LITHUANIA
      

 

  

GETTING TO VILNIUS

  By plane:

International Vilnius Airport (VNO)

http://vno.lt/en/

 By car:

Driving distance from Vilnius to: 

Bratislava         1.150 km

Bucharest        1.800 km

Budapest         1.180 km

Frankfurt          1.550 km

Istanbul            2.670 km

Kiev                     720 km

Minsk                  190 km

Moscow              950 km

 

Paris                 2.040 km

Prague             1.140 km

Riga                    300 km

Roma               2.280 km

Sofia                 2.100 km

Tallinn                600 km

Warsaw               460 km

 

By Train:

You can arrive in Vilnius straight from these countries:

Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Latvia, Kaliningrad. You can come to Vilnius from other European Countries if you

change trains in Warsaw. www.litrail.lt

By Bus:

There are direct buses to Vilnius from the following countries:

England, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Italy, Latvia, Poland, Holland, France, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Ukraine, Hungary, Germany.

International routes and schedules are available at:

www.eurolines.lt, www.ecolines.lt , www.luxexpress.eu/lt

By Ferry:

Via Klaipėda. Klaipėda is the third largest city in Lithuania in which the largest seaport in the western part of the country is located, about 320 km from Vilnius.

You can come to Klaipėda by ferry from: Kiel (Germany), Zasnic (Germany), Karlshamn (Sweden). You can go to Vilnius by train, bus, or by car. Ferry timetables: www.krantas.lt , www.bts.lt

 

VISA INFORMATION

 The following WAF member countries need visa to visit Lithuania:

Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cameroon, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Moldova, Morocco, need visa, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Uzbekistan,

For VISA information please contact:

Laima Taurinskaite  (English and Russian speaking):

Phone: +370 5 219 77 58  /  e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

VISITORS INFORMATION

Lithuania measures an area of 65.300 km2. 1/3 of area is forest,     4.5 % is internal water. There are more than 2.800 lakes larger than 0.5 ha and 18 rivers longer than 100 km.

Republic of Lithuania is located at the western end of East European Plain, on the eastern shore of Baltic Sea. Latvia, Belarus, Poland, Russia are neighboring countries.

Population of Lithuania is 3,27 millions (2010) from which in Vilnius lives ~560k.

Vilnius Ethnic groups: Lithuanians (57.8 %), Poles (18.7 %), Russians (14 %), Belarusians (4 %), Jews (0.5 %), and others (5 %) are inhabitants of other nationalities.

State Language: Lithuanian (one of the oldest European languages)

Government: Parliamentary Republic

Religion: Mostly Roman Catholic (about 80 %), others: Russian Orthodox, Evangelical, Lutheran, Evangelical Reformist, Judaic, Sunni Islamic, Muslim, Karaite, arc.

Membership: NATO (2004), European Union (2004)

Weather in September:

Low 8°C, High 16°C || Rainfall days: 14 days || Sunshine hours: 9 hour

Time zone: GMT+3 hours                    

Weather in September:

Low 8°C, High 16°C || Rainfall days: 14 days || Sunshine hours: 9 hour

National currency is Litas, Lt. (LTL)

1 € = 3,45 Lt. | 1 $ = 2,55 Lt. | 1 £ = 4,27 Lt.

 

SCHEDULE

 

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Teams arrival.

Monday, September 15, 2014 – Comfort Hotel LT

0900-1300     Team Registration

1000-1700         Referee Seminar

1700           Asian Continental Meeting

1800           European Continental Meeting

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 – Comfort Hotel LT

 0800-1800     Weigh-in: Juniors 18 and 21 years, masters

1500-1700     Technical Meeting

1800            Congress Meeting

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 – LITEXPO

1000           Opening Ceremonies

1100           LEFT HAND: Masters, Grand Master, Juniors 18, Juniors 21.

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Thursday, September 18, 2014 – LITEXPO

1000           RIGHT HAND: Masters, Grand Master, Juniors 18, Juniors 21.

1000-1500     Weigh-in: Seniors

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Friday, September 19, 2014 – LITEXPO

1000           LEFT HAND: Senior women and men.

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Saturday, September 20, 2014 – LITEXPO

 1000           RIGHT HAND: Senior women and men.

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Teams departure.

 

VENUE / SPORT HALL

 

 

 


LITEXPO Vilnius

www.litexpo.lt

Laisves ave.5, LT-04215 Vilnius

 

CHAMPIONSHIP TRANSPORT

Airport – Hotel - Airport

20 $ per person. Please order it in advance.

- All queries / requests on transportation are to be forwarded to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

- Please provide airport, date and time of arrival and departure

HOTEL – VENUE - HOTEL

Free of charge.

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION

http://www.waf-armwrestling.com/waf_registration/

If you need login and password email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

HOTELS

 

 

Comfort

***

Panorama

***

Mikotel

**

Prices (Euro)

Single room

62 €

50 €

37 €

Double room

66 €

53 €

40 €

Triple room

90 €

-

-

 

 

 

 

Distances (Km)

VENUE

5.1 km

4.0 km

4.0 km

OLD TOWN.

1.2 km

0.0 km

0.0 km

Airport

3.9 km

5.5 km

6.0 km

Comfort

-

0,5 km

0,9 km

Panorama

0,5 km

-

0,5 km

Mikotel

0,9 km

0,5 km

-

To order accommodation, send a request to the specified e-mail of the hotel, and mention “World Armwrestling Championships” in the e-mail subject.

Within a few days you will receive confirmation from the hotel accommodation together with the forms of payment.

 


COMFORT HOTEL LT

www.comforthotel.lt

Mindaugo Str. 27, Vilnius, Lithuania

+370 5 219 77 58, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

  èRestaurant, WI-FI

  èTeam Registration, Referee Seminar, Continental Meetings, Technical Meeting, WAF Congress Meeting, 1st Weigh-in

 

       

 

 


PANORAMA HOTEL ***

www.mikotelgroup.com/en/panorama

Sodu Str. 14, Vilnius, Lithuania

+370 5 2338822, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

  èRestaurant, WI-FI

 

      

  


MIKOTEL **

www.mikotelgroup.com/en/mikotel

Pylimo Str. 63, Vilnius, Lithuania.

+370 5 2609626, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    

 

  

WEIGHT CLASSES & FEES

 Country fee:   300 $ / year

Juniors 18 (born 1996 and after) Right & Left hand

20 $ per class per arm - Total 15 classes

Girls    45 kg, 50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 70+ kg

Boys    50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75kg, 80 kg, 80+ kg

 

Juniors 21 (born 1993, 1994, 1995) Right & Left hand

20 $ per class per arm - Total 15 classes

Girls    50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, +70 kg

Boys    55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75 kg, 80 kg, 85 kg, 90 kg, +90 kg

 

Seniors (born 1992 and before) Right & Left hand

40 $ per class per arm - Total 18 classes

Men     55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75 kg, 80 kg, 85 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 110 kg, 110+ kg

Ladies 50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 80 kg, 80+ kg

 

Master (born 1974 and before) Right & Left hand

40 $ per class per arm - Total 9 classes

Men     70 kg, 80 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 100+ kg

Ladies 60 kg, 70 kg, 80 kg, 80+ kg

 

Grand Master (born 1964 and before) Right & Left hand

40 $ per class per arm - Total 4 classes

Men     75 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 100+ kg

 

Senior Grand Master (born 1954 and before) Right & Left hand division

40 $ per class per arm - Total 4 classes

Men     75 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 100+ kg

 

A total of 65 categories per arm.

 

ORGANIZER’S COMMITTEE

Federation Armwrestling Lithuania

Valdes Kuizinas – President of Lithuanian Federation

Vydas Mykelionis (Russian speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                     ) +370 654 12963

Laima Taurinskaite (English and Russian speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    ) +370 68 55 33 88

Kristina Koroliova (English and Russian speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                         ) +370 601 09686

 

World Armwrestling Federation (WAF):

Mircea Simionescu-Simicel – General Secretary (English speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.        ) +4 0729 699 638

www.waf-armwrestling.com

LITEXPO

Public Relations Group

Rasa Keliuotytė - Head of Group

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.      ) +370 5 268 6821

 

Info sources:

World Armwrestling Federation

Lithuanian Armwrestling Federation

http://www.vilnius-tourism.lt/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/vlg-EN.pdf

 

DOPING CONTROL COMMITTEE

COMMUNICATION FROM DOPING CONTROL COMMITTEE

Here are the results of Doping Control at the World Armwrestling Championship 2013 in Poland .

 

Following competitors get a 2- year suspension, disqualification and removal of medals :

- Alexandr GUSOV 

- Aliaksandr YANKOVSKI

- Anatolii SHUSHARIN

- Valeriy BARANOV

- Dmitry TRUBIN

- Rezo LUTIDZE

- Pavel LUNEV

 

Following competitors get 1-year suspension , disqualification and removal of medals :

- Olga TIMUKINA 

- Snezhana BABAIEVA 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL FEDERATIONS 

Please inform all your athletes, officials and trainers that DIURETICS ( for example : Furosemide) are prohibited, and from now on, their use will be punished by a 2-year suspension, according to WADA Antidoping Code.

Remark :  The case of 2 athletes from the 2013 WORLDARM  are still pending.

J-F ANDRE

Director of Doping Control Committee

2014 ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIP - Results

 

 

TEAM SCORES OVERALL

KAZAKHSTAN 995 

2 JAPAN 883

3 UZBEKISTAN 150

4 TAJIKISTAN  41

5 KYRGYZSTAN 35

6 SINGAPORE  23

7 PAKISTAN 19

8 IRAQ 18

9 IRAN 17

10 REPUBLIC OF KOREA 12

 

TEAM SCORES MEN

1 JAPAN 724

2 KAZAKHSTAN 627

3 UZBEKISTAN 116

4 SINGAPORE  23

5 TAJIKISTAN  21

6 PAKISTAN 19

7 IRAQ 18

8 IRAN 17

9 KYRGYZSTAN 15

10 REPUBLIC OF KOREA 12

 

TEAM SCORES WOMEN

1 KAZAKHSTAN 368

2 JAPAN  159

3 UZBEKISTAN 34

4 KYRGYZSTAN 20

5 TAJIKISTAN 20

 

RESULTS*

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 55 KG

1. FURUI KEITA. JAPAN

2. ARDAK KANIBAY. KAZAKHSTAN

3. NURDAULET AIDARKHAN. KAZAKHSTAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 60 KG

1. RISHAT SAFIN. KAZAKHSTAN

2. ASSAN BAIGOZIYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. ITO KODAI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 65 KG

1. BAKBERGEN AMANOV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. KANESAKI DAISUKE. JAPAN

3. TAKEDA YOJI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 70 KG

1. MAGZHAN SHAMIYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. ZAIR AKHMEDOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. TAKAHASHI HIDEKI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 75 KG

1. SERGEY YERMOLCHIK. KAZAKHSTAN

2. TAKAHASHI HIDEAKI. JAPAN

3. BAN HIROKI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 80 KG

1. SHYNBOLAT RAIKHANOV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. DMITRIY DOKUCHAEV. UZBEKISTAN

3. BASNIN NIKITA. KYRGYZSTAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 85 KG

1. GALYMZHAN KARSYBAYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. SEIFULLA NURKHALIKHOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. SHIMIZU YUJIRO. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 90 KG

1. YEVGENIY GETALO. KAZAKHSTAN

2. TOKIMASA YOHEI. JAPAN

3. IWASAKI KENSHIN. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 100 KG

1. ALEXANDR GETALO. KAZAKHSTAN

2. KYDYRGALI ONGARBAYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. KITANO HITOSHI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT 110 KG

1. ZHANDOS TALGAT. KAZAKHSTAN

2. OLEG PIVNEV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. KAMOLIDDIN MURODOV. UZBEKISTAN

 

SENIOR MEN LEFT +110 KG

1. ILYA ILIN. KAZAKHSTAN

2. FUJIWARA DAISHI. JAPAN

3. YUICHI NAKAYAMA. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 55 KG

1. NURDAULET AIDARKHAN. KAZAKHSTAN

2. GABIT ASHIMKHAN. KAZAKHSTAN

3. HASHIBA TOYOKAZU. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 60 KG

1. TSUJIMOTO HIDEKI. JAPAN

2. KAGATA TAKAO. JAPAN

3. ASSAN BAIGOZIYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 65 KG

1. TALGATBEK RUSTEMBEK. KAZAKHSTAN

2. BAKBERGEN AMANOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. KANESAKI DAISUKE. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 70 KG

1. MAGZHAN SHAMIYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. ZAIR AKHMEDOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. SHIBUYA TOMOKAZU. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 75 KG

1. SERGEY YERMOLCHIK. KAZAKHSTAN

2. MAEYAMA TAKASHI. JAPAN

3. BAKYTZHAN SAPARBAYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 80 KG

1. SHYNBOLAT RAIKHANOV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. ALEXANDR BALASHOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. BASNIN NIKITA. KYRGYZSTAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 85 KG

1. NISHIKAWA WATARU. JAPAN

2. SEIFULLA NURKHALIKHOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. GALYMZHAN KARSYBAYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 90 KG

1. MAXIM PURAKHIN. KAZAKHSTAN

2. YEVGENIY GETALO. KAZAKHSTAN

3. TOGAWA YOHEI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 100 KG

1. ALEXANDR GETALO. KAZAKHSTAN

2. KYDYRGALI ONGARBAYEV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. ANZAI MITSUTAKA. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT 110 KG

1. ELDAR MOLDAKHMETOV. KAZAKHSTAN

2. PAVEL NOVIKOV. KAZAKHSTAN

3. IWANAGA KEISUKE. JAPAN

 

SENIOR MEN RIGHT +110 KG

1. IGOR KUZMIN. KAZAKHSTAN

2. YUICHI NAKAYAMA. JAPAN

3. FUJIWARA DAISHI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN LEFT 50 KG

1. LAURA KARIMBAYEVA. KAZAKHSTAN

2. MIZUHO SHIBAOKA. JAPAN

3. AIDA KULMATOVA. KAZAKHSTAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN LEFT 55 KG

1. TATYANA VERINA. KAZAKHSTAN

2. YOKOYAMA KAZUYO. JAPAN

3. KATSUMI HIDEKO. JAPAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN LEFT 60 KG

1. YEKATERINA TARASSENKO. KAZAKHSTAN

2. YEKATERINA LYAKHOVA. KAZAKHSTAN

3. FUJIMOTO MIKA. JAPAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN LEFT 65 KG

1. OLGA SHLIZHEVSKAYA. KAZAKHSTAN

2. ELVIRA SHADYRKUL. KAZAKHSTAN

3. NOTOJI MANAMI. JAPAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN RIGHT 50 KG

1. AIDA KULMATOVA. KAZAKHSTAN

2. LAURA KARIMBAYEVA. KAZAKHSTAN

3. MIZUHO SHIBAOKA. JAPAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN RIGHT 55 KG

1. TATYANA VERINA. KAZAKHSTAN

2. OLESSYA IVANOVA. KAZAKHSTAN

3. YOKOYAMA KAZUYO. JAPAN

 

SENIOR WOMEN RIGHT 65 KG

1. ELVIRA SHADYRKUL. KAZAKHSTAN

2. YEKATERINA LYAKHOVA. KAZAKHSTAN

3. NOTOJI MANAMI. JAPAN

 

* first three senior classes 

Doping control results after Worlds 2013

COMMUNICATION FROM THE DOPING CONTROL COMMITTEE
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2013 in POLAND

The Doping Control Committee has received the A-sample results after the doping control at the World Armwrestling Championship in Poland / September 2013.

Following persons are under provisional suspension and are not allowed to compete in any armwrestling event untill a decision is taken about their case:
 
LIST OF POSITIVE CASES  AT WORLDARM 2013 IN POLAND

1) REZO LUTIDZE / GEORGIA
2) VALERIY BARANOV / KAZAKHSTAN
3) OLGA TIMUKINA / KAZAKHSTAN
4) ANATOLII SHUSHARIN / RUSSIA
5) ALIAKSANDR YANKOVSKI / BELARUS
6) ALEXANDR GUSOV / RUSSIA
7) DMITRIY TRUBIN / KAZAKHSTAN
8) PAVEL LUNEV / RUSSIA
9) SNIZHANA BABAIEVA /SLOVAKIA

For the Doping Control Committee,
 
J-F ANDRE
Director of Doping Control Committee

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