Mogilev strongman Vitaly Sitnikov set new world record in extreme weight-lifting during celebrations held on December 13 to mark the 40th birthday of JSC "Mogotex". The information was provided by a representative of the Russian Committee on world records registration and Interstrong International Club of record holders, the Guinness Book record holder Alexander Bendikov.
Mogilev strongman Vitaly Sitnikov is going to beat several world records on December 13, sports and tourism department of Mogilev region executive committee informed.
For an hour Vitaly Sitnikov lifted a weight with a free change of hands. The weight was of 24 kg. The sportsmen lifted it 1,723 times. The result exceeds the world’s record set by him in 2006 when he lifted a weight 85 times.