International Belt Wrestling «Koresh» Federation
The International Federation of belt wrestling «Koresh» with Federation Koresh of Russia and the City administration of Paldiski (the Republic of Estonia) will hold on July 10-12, 2014 the international tournament of belt wrestling Koresh. Tournament is devoted to the City Day of Paldiski and the 260th Anniversary since the birth of Salavat Yulayev.
The tournament is held for the aims of promoting and development of belts wrestling on the international sports scene, promotion of a healthy lifestyle and increase of skill of the athletes who are engaged in fight on Koresh belts.
Over twenty applications for participation in tournament were submitted to the International Federation of belt wrestling «Koresh». Teams from Russia, Norway, Lithuania, Finland, Poland, Turkey, Iran, Latvia, Hungary, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Estonia, Armenia, Ukraine, Romania and from the other countries of the world will meet on the competitions.
The chief judge of tournament is the judge with the international level category Marsil Kadirov.
The International federation of belt wrestling «Koresh» wishes to wrestlers to participation worthy in competitions.
For information: Salavat Yulaev and the Paldiski city are connected with long history. The Bashkir national hero, one of the leaders of the Peasants' War of 1773-1775, was sent with his father to prison in Paldiski city in 1775. Salavat Yulaev spent in prison 25 years and died there in 1800. In 1989 in the city of Paldiski was built a monument - a bust of Salavat Yulaev.