Posthumous Hall of Fame Award!!! The executive board of IBWA has unanimously decided to bestow the Posthumous Hall of Fame Award to our former President Dr. Rif GAYNANOV (RUS) and Mr. Bayaman ERKINBAEV (KRG)
The executive board of IBWA has unanimously decided to bestow the Posthumous Hall of Fame Award to our former President Dr. Rif GAYNANOV (Russia) and Mr. Bayaman ERKINBAEV (Kyrgyzstan).
This award has been given keeping in view of the outstanding services for promoting belt wrestling sports in their respective countries as well as in the world. The said award will be received by the wives & other family members of these nominated leaders.
The award ceremony will be held in the 2nd week of May 2011 at Islamabad- Pakistan during the General Assembly meeting of IBWA. Which, will be followed by, the World Championship as part of Green festival of Traditional wrestling from 09-15 May 2011. This event is likely to be attended by the World Legendaries of Sports including high officials of IOC & OCA. We will come back with more details soon.
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Dr. Rif Gaynanov - 'Wrestling is my Life'
Traditional Wrestling will always be intersting, Wrestling is a life! Every nation has it's own coloring. One nation should not impose it's own rules uppon other countries and should respect other cultures and their costumes.
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"From Traditional Wrestling Kuresh to modern Belt Wrestling Sport"
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Rif GAYNANOV - "Wrestling is My Life"
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