European champion in kettlebell lifting

On May 10 -15, 2016 the European Championship in kettlebell lifting was held in Gdynia, Poland. Ukraine was adequately represented by 1st year students of the Faculty of Physical Education Andrew Lagos, a member of the national team. He won:

– First place in the long cycle among juniors;

– Third place in the long cycle among adults;

– Second place in the junior relay.

This victory was made possible by the financial assistance of a large number of concerned people.

We express our sincere gratitude to our rector prof. N. Skotana, vice-rector for scientific and pedagogical activities and strategies of socio-economic development prof. E. Lukyanchenko, the students union (Chairman I. Hivchak), faculty trade union (Chairman O. Kutsyk), Dean of the Faculty of Physical Education Assoc. R. Chopyk, Drohobych District Administration and personally its Head V. Shutko and others.

The coach of the winner is senior lecturer of the Department of Sports and Methods of Teaching R. Kushnir