The first event of the top division tournament of the Unified Rating of Professional Armwrestling (URPA) will be held in April and the list of participants of the tournament will be announced in January. ()
Igor Mazurenko, President of the Professional Armwrestling League (PAL) which organizes the tournament, said that the deadline of January 10 was set for several reasons.
First, it is a marketing factor. A promotional campaign of a tournament must begin no later than three months before the start of the tournament in order to achieve the marketing goals set for the PAL marketing team.
Second, by January 10, the venue of the first stage will be confirmed. To date, there are two options and the choice will be made by the date set.