At last year's Professionals' World Cup Zloty Tur 2019, in the 78 kg right hand category, competitor from Greece was second, in the rate of 16 rivals. Artur Krupa (Poland) was 7th in these competitions. But on the 27th Senec Hand podium this year looked different. Today interview with Dimitris Filikidis, athlet from Greece. ()
PeSzy: How did you become interested in armwrestling?
Dimitris Filikidis: I've been doing armwrestling seven years. It begans just for hobby. I 'be been doing kettle bells professionally but we also had an armwrestling table in the gym and so it starded. I saw that i' m very well to armwrestling and I decided to go to the World Championship in Poland 2013 when I get 7th place at 70 kg.
What is your greatest success?
My greatest achievement is my second place at Zloty tour 2019.
What was the situation in Greece regarding the "epidemic"? Were the training options limited?
Dimitris Filikidis: For this season it was my first tournament after four months abstention.