In Nizhny Tagil (Sverdlovsk Region), from 3 to 5 August, the Championship and Junior Championship of Russia in powerlifting for persons with intellectual disabilities took place.
At the start of the competition came representatives of 7 regions of Russia.
In the teams competition in men’s contest, the victory was won by representatives of the Sverdlovsk Region, in the women's contest the victory was achieved by the team of St. Petersburg.
In the absolute standings, the winners were Peter Borodnikov (Sverdlovsk Region) and Marina Tsypak (St. Petersburg).
In the team’s standings of the Junior Championship, the victory was also won by Sverdlovsk athletes and among women the team of the Kurgan region. Anna Rogozhnikova (Sverdlovsk region) and Igor Dolgov (Republic of Mordovia) became the winners of the all-around event.
Results of the Championship and Junior Championship of Russia in powerlifting for persons with ID are available on the website of the RPC in the section of the protocols.
Press Service of the Russian Paralympic Committee