At the end of October 2018, the open European Powerlifting Cup was held in the city of Eilat (Israel). 238 athletes from Belarus, Israel, Spain, Germany, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Finland, France and the Czech Republic took part in the competition. Representatives of Stavropol State Agrarian University made a worthy presentation at such a prestigious championship.
The undergraduate student of the Faculty of Agricultural Mechanization at the Stavropol State Agrarian University Vyacheslav Skrynnikov became the champion of the European Powerlifting Cup in the weight category 82.5.
Senior lecturer of the department of physical education and sport Mukhortova Nina Vyacheslavovna won the absolute championship in powerlifting and the bench press "lying".
Upon returning from the competitions, the pro-rector for educational and educational work, Atanov Ivan Vyacheslavovich, warmly congratulated our athletes on behalf of the university management. He noted that powerlifters defended the honor not only of the university, but of all of Russia, and wished further success and victories.
In addition, Korshunov Nicholas and Zatonskaya Lyana were awarded the title of masters of sports of international class in powerlifting and presented with the appropriate certificates.