The tournament will host about 300 representatives of 30 countries of Europe, Asia, America and Africa. Among these outstanding athletes will be about 10 acting World and European champions among men and women.
The World Cup is held for the fifth time by the Croatian Federation of Armrestling under the patronage of the World Federation of Armwrestling, the Central State Administration of Sports, the City Hall of Zagreb and the President of Croatia, Ms. Kolinda Grabar Kitarovich.
Sponsors of the project are well-known Croatian companies, such as: Jamnica d.d., HUP d.d., EPL Yakutian diamonds and Tiffany studio d.o.
The World Cup "ZG STRONG 2018" will be held on Sunday, July 8, throughout the day on the 17th floor of the Zagreb Westin hotel and will be broadcast on TV.
For the first time in Croatia, 10-meter LED screen will be installed for the armwrestling tournament. The total prize pool will be $ 10,000 ($ 3,000 in cash and $ 7,000 in diamonds).
On July 7, 2018, before the tournament, there will be a public weigh-in and registration of athletes, which will also take place at the Cup’s official Zagreb Hotel Westin. For medal winners in each category there are cash prizes, which will be provided to them on the podium together with the raising of the flag and the national anthem of the winner's country.