Izmit, Kocaeli, TUR - March 31th, 2013
31 Mar 2013
Five rounds were needed to emerge a winner in the supermatch, right hand between Canadian John Milne and Michael Eakman from USA held at the first day of this year's MIKE GOULD CLASSIC on April 30th. Match planned best 2 of 3 but it was changed to best 3 of 5.
30 Mar 2013
This weekend, 30/31st March in Toronto, ON in Canada will be held on of the biggest tournament event in this year's armwrestling calendar, the MIKE GOULD CLASSIC. During the first day of the event will also be held a supermatch between local puller John Milne and American Michael Eakman, best 2 of 3, right hand.
John Milne's comment about the match and opponent.
Engin Terzi has informed on facebook that will be a live broadcast from the SUPERMATCH EVENT, which will take palce on March 31st, in Kocaeli, Turkey. The event starts with Sarah Backman vs Egle Vaitkute match, then Victoria Illushina vs Carolina Pettersson and in the main fight: John Brzenk vs Krasimir Kostadinov. All supermatches: 5 rounds and for right hand,
29 Mar 2013
(photo: NAL) A few days left to SUPERMATCH EVENT organized by Nurcihan Gonul on March 31st, in Kocaeli, Turkey where in the main fight of the event, a legendary John Brzenk will face a Bulgarian multiple world champion, Krasimir Kostadinov in 5 rounds supermatch for the right hand in heavyweight division with the limit weight 100 kg / 220 lbs.
AO asked John how is his current form and where he see his chances for victory in this match?
28 Mar 2013
This what is going on in internet about Mike... makes me SICK, this is like a leaking poison. Now in ALL THIS I can see more policy than discussion.
27 Mar 2013
At Contest Etrusco which will be held in Viterbo, Italy on April 6th, 2013 will also took place a supermatch in Super Heavyweight division (+110kg), left hand organized by Supermatch Italian League. The number 1 in Italian ranking, Fabio Nimis will face Daniele Vallenari, ranked at 7th place.
26 Mar 2013
25 Mar 2013
"March 10th 2013 at the FitX Sports & Fitness Expo in Melbourne, and the challenge was set to beat the greatest armwrestler of all time, John Brzenk, in an armwrestling match for $1000 cash. A huge thanks for our sponsors Bulk Nutrients and Volvo Skid Steer Loaders, and of course FitX for giving us the stage time to host this challenge in front of such a huge audience!" - armwrestlingaus.
24 Mar 2013
Marlena Wawrzyniak - Small introduction
Polish armwrestling scene
Marlena started the adventure with armwrestling in 2007 winning the OPEN class, right hand at " Debuts 2007", the Polish Championships for Amateurs. The 2007 was also very bad time for her, she broke a left arm at Polish Cup.
On March 23rd, 2013 at UAL III in the main fight of the event Michael Todd won 3:0 over Jerry Cadorette and he became a new UAL World Champion in super-heavyweight division, right arm. Here is his what he said AO about this match:
Jerry Cadorette's comment after his match with Michael Todd which took place at the UAL III where he was defending his UAL world title in super-heavyweight division for right arm.
Denis Cyplenkov, Sergei Badyuk and Vladimir Stepanov in interviews at the Russian Championships 2013 in armwrestling and armlifting, they talk about some of the secrets of their training.
23 Mar 2013
One of Geoff "Haleraiser" Hale's shots, the striking the pose taken during the photo session before the UAL III.
21 Mar 2013
Message from Neil Pickup on facebook: "Tonight's Show on Eurosport 2 is from the ARM WARS "HIGH STAKES" event in Las Vegas & IT IS QUITE SIMPLY "THE BALLS" !!! in the opener Super Series debutants Roger "HIGH NOON" Nowatzke of USA & Maxim Kodau of CAN go head to head Right Handed whilst in the Main Event Sweden's Steel Giraffe "AMBUSH" Niklas Nannestad goes to WAR with "THE OUTLANDER" Brent Rakers on the Left. DO NOT MISS THIS HEAT FILMED AT THE MR. OLYMPIA EXPO IN "SIN CITY" !!! "
20 Mar 2013
I remember when I posted in 2011 a news titled: "Brzenk & Terzi's group on the facebook - Join to discussion !!!"
With the info:
"Good news for John Brzenk and Engin Terzi's fans. Now on facebook together with the LEGENDS your can express your opinion on the raised topics. Join to the Brzenk & Terzi's group here ...
Engin Terzi: "Last night I asked John to start a facebook group together to promote armwrestling and he accepted. He said he can not spend so much time but will write when he has time. Remember that this is a discussion group, not "Ask the Champion" type of advice sharing page "
19 Mar 2013
18 Mar 2013
17 Mar 2013
"Day 2 of the Silverback's training session held at the House Of Pain training shed in Melbourne, Australia. John Brzenk takes on Duan Beckett, Paul Wild, Andrew Lea, Luke Iles, Amr El'Dash & Jesse Johnson after 3 hours of intense training, beer, bbq & conversation."
photo: Hotel MALOPOLSKA
At this year's Podkarpacie Cup, held on March 23rd in Hotel MAŁOPOLSKA, Jaslo, Poland in the main fights of the evening will took place two supermatches, 5 rounds, right arm.
Allen Fisher's comment posted under the Undertow's form allowing the participating at UAL: "Anyone who has signed Undertow Films "Appearance Release" for the "Game of Arms" read the following. You can request this from Undertow Films."
"Shannon Larratt (September 29, 1973 – March 15, 2013) was the creator and former editor and publisher of BMEzine. It is the oldest and largest body modification website on the internet,  as well as the companion online community site IAM.BMEzine.com. He also published several books, including ModCon: The Secret World Of Extreme Body Modification. He was an established online author, artist, computer programmer, film producer, and business owner." - Text from Wikipedia.
Here is a link to Shannon's blog.
Here is a link to Shannon's blog.
16 Mar 2013
15 Mar 2013
In The Ridge Casio in Witbank Maphumalaga, 100 km from Pretoria and 110 km from Johannesburg in South Africa on May 11th, 2013 will be held a tournament event with two weight classes (90kg & 90kg) left and right hand. Also during the tournament in the main fight of the event the best armwrestler in South Africa, Terence Opperman will face one of the incons of supermatch format's, the ARM WARS Heavyweight Champion Michael Todd, in 6 rounds supermatch left and right hand. The event is organized by the President of South African Armwrestling Federation, Boeta Opperman and SAAWF's secretary Nanette Opperman.
"A couple clips of our big quarterly practice: Michael Todd, John Milne, James Smith, Bruce Jones, Josh Wood and many others were present. Next big one is in June - any local guys are invited." - David Finkbeiner on NAMB.
14 Mar 2013
At UAL III Jerry Cadorette will be defend his heavyweigt belt against Michael Todd, for many the styles which represents both pullers are controversial (the pushing shoulder roller VS lying tricep hanged outside) and for every referee this match would be a challenge. Bill Collins, a UAL co-founder will be refereed this match and to clarify the situation he posted on NAMB the rules which will be used during the match.
13 Mar 2013
Michael Todd posted on facebook his newest photo with the comment: "Getting ready for the UAL!"... In less then two weeks he will get the UAL title shot against Jerry Cadorette, AO asked him about his present shape, "I feel like I'm in the best form of my career!"- said Todd. Good luck Champ !!!
12 Mar 2013
photo: VISNIA PHOTOS
At this year's Mike Gould Classic which will be held on March 30/31st, 2013 in The Loaded Dog Sport Bar & Pub, Toronto, ON in Canada will took place a supermtach between Candian John Milne and Michael Eakman from USA. Best 2 of 3, right arm with the prize money $250 for the winner. Like every year, the event organized by Mikel Gould. More informations about the tournament you will find on Ontario Armwrestling Association Message Board.
Armpower.net informed today that the slovakian armwrestler, multiple World and Europe Champion, Lubomir Jagnesak is definitely parting with bobsleig and coming back to armwrestling! Lubo had a serious injury in his right arm a few years ago, but it seems like all is ok now and after the break he had from the table he is ready to fight. For more info visit armpower.net.
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On video blog Igor Mazurenko shows armwrestling fans how to train. In this video you will find out how to train the hand and fingers using COMBINE FOR FINGERS – BIG (HORIZONTAL) . Enjoy !
11 Mar 2013
The co-founder of PULDOZERS Challenge, Anssi Ainali informed AO that two more matches has been confirmed at the second event of Finnish Supermatch League which will take place on May 25th, 2013 in Tampere, Finland.
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10 Mar 2013
Sarah Backman message on facebook: "I'm happy to announce that I'm going to Arnold Classic Brazil on April 26-28th for having a revange match with brazilian 16 time World Champion Gabriela Vasconcelos. Best out of 5, right arm. Last time we met (Oct 2012), I won 5-1. I'm excited!"
John Brzenk in one of the $1000 challenge matches at FitX Sports and Fitness Expo 2013 in Melbourne, Australia against Lars Rørbakken.
Less then 2 weeks left to the UAL III, where in the main fight of the event Jerry Cadorette will be defended a UAL World Title belt in Super-Heavyweight Division fighting with ARM WARS World Champion, Michael Todd.