Vyacheslav Erdneev, an international master of sports in kettlebell lifting, represented Kalmykia at international competitions. The fourth World Weightlifting Triathlon Olympiad was held in Belarus, in Vitebsk.
Vyacheslav Bembeyevich competed in the age group from 55 to 59 years old in the weight category up to 90 kg. In the marathon, within one hour, the Kalmyk athlete lifted a 16 kg kettlebell 850 times, in a half marathon, which lasts half an hour – 530 times. In the free nomination, he managed to lift a kettlebell weighing 24 kg 170 times in 10 minutes.
Confident victory in all three nominations brought Erdneev a well-deserved first place.
The champion and his coach, master of sports of Russia in kettlebell lifting Basang Edeev, were congratulated by the Deputy Minister of Sports Angarik Muchkaev and the director of Oirat-Arena Boris Muzhikov.