IUKL Conference 2018

IUKL Conference was held during World Championship in Daugavpils. The main outcome of the conference is forming IUKL Board and leaders which will be working the next 4 years.
Igor Solodov (Estonia) was elected on the President position. The secretary general – Vasily Ginko (Latvia).
Mr. Laurent Faucher (France)
Valentin Berbenychuk (Ukraine),
Serik Abdakhin (Kazakhstan),
Kyu Yeon Park (South Korea),
Kubat Abdraimov (Kyrgyzstan).
Executive director / Chairman of the IUKL Executive Committee – Valentin Egorov (Russia).
Full list of leaders available here: IUKL leaders and representatives.


Youth’s European championship, World Cup Stage 4 and Grand Prix Stage 4 will be hold in Garlyava (Lithuania). Regulations are available in “Competition regulations” sector.
Attention! Deadline for applications – 10th June 2018!!!

Judges seminar in Hungary

Attention heads of national federations of IUKL!

In accordance with the IUKL schedule of events for 2018, a refereeing seminar will be held in Kecskemét (Hungary) on may 10-12 during the European championship. The workshop plan is attached. We ask you to inform the representation of your judges at the seminar by March 1, 2018. All costs of participation in the seminar are borne by the national federations or directly by the judges. The fee for participation in the seminar will be announced upon receipt of preliminary applications.


GAISF observer status 2nd October 2017 – The Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) announced the first International Federations to achieve Observer Status. They called 7 federations. One of them is IUKL (International Unuon of kettlebell lifting).
Link to GAISF news: https://gaisf.org/3796-2/