Today at 17.00 an opening ceremony of the XIV. World Championship of Men and V. World Championship of Women in Fire Sport was held at the SNP stadium in Banská Bystrica.
As the part of the opening ceremony semi-final and final courses in the discipline climbing the hook ladder on the 2nd floor (women) and 4th floor (men) of the training tower were performed, where the best 8 athletes presented themselves. In the women´s category won and the title of the World Champion took Ekaterina Chendakova from Russia, who reached the time 6,86 s. She overcame world record about 0.13 second. At the second place isViktoria Osipova from Belarus with the time 7,17 s. The bronze medal won Ekaterina Guseva with the time 7,58 s.
In the men´s category won and the title of the World Champion took Vladimír Sidorenko from Russia with the time 12,78 s. Second place took a representative from Belarus, Nikita Ukolov, who reached the time 13,01 s. Third place belongs to Evgenij Rabtsevich from Belarus with the time 13,26 s.
Results of the discipline climbing the hook ladder on the 2nd floor (women) and 4th floor (men) of the training tower will be presented in the section “Results”.
Congratulations to winners!