Sport Life Group

Swimming competition “League FIT-3” took place in Sport Life

February 21, 2017

On Saturday, February 11 the swimming tournament of amateur swimmers “League FIT-3” that has already become traditional finished. 

Beginning from 2015 when the first League FIT tournament was held many changes have taken place: one of the organizers of “League of children’s swimming of Ukraine” was rebranded and reformed into “Swimming League of Ukraine”, age group of 14-16 year cadets was added, geography of competition participants expanded and this time Odesa, Rivne, Kherson, Zaporizhzhia, Lviv, Kyiv and even girls from the French International School struggled for awards and prizes of ARENA brand from the organizers and sponsors of “League FIT 3”. A number of participants increased from 150 to 280, the ground of Sport Life swimming judges, who are usually the coaches of the most popular fitness club network of Ukraine, became more professional and received the most favourable feedback of fans, coaches and professional judges of national and international category. 

In addition, the sportsmen of fitness clubs “Forma” from Odesa, Sport Life Teremky and Borshchahivka (both from Kyiv), “Aquarium” and “Podolskyi” are the competition favourites three years in a row. 

The representatives of Sport Life Borshchahivka – two sisters Yermishyn gained 8 medals of 8 possible: 6 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze. Elizaveta Yermishyn is a repeated champion of Swimming League of Ukraine in her age category not for the first year. 

It’s worth to mention a great performance of Filipiv Dmytro (Sport Life Lviv Heroiv UPA) and Shyrokan Anzhelika (fitness centre Forma, Odesa), who won 4 gold medals of 4 possible. Four representatives of fitness centre Forma from Odesa (Bezrodnaya Polina, Burlaka Anton and Burlaka Arseniy and Plietnieva Mariya) and a swimmer of fitness centre Aquarium (Herasimchuk Polina) won by 3 gold and 1 silver medals. Rusin Pavlo (Sport Life Protasiv Yar), Genadinos Gwenaelle (Panda, French International School), Kirik Nina (Fitness Port Rivne), Kozlovskyi Lev (Gymmaxx Kyiv) won 3 gold medals for their collection.

All winners and medallists got medals, commemorative ribbons from the organizers (Sport Life fitness club network and Swimming League of Ukraine), the winners got prizes from the famous in the swimming world brand Arena. 

The team of fitness centre “Forma” was the first among the teams and won the cup, the home team Sport Life Teremky (Kyiv) took the second place, the team Sport Life Borshchahivka (Kyiv) won the bronze cup. 

Due to the support of the international swimming club “Energetic standard” the teams which took places at the winner's stand received additional prizes. 

We want to say special thanks and emphasize once more professionalism of sport television journalist Ruslan Svirin and management of TRK “Kyiv” channel for reliable information support and reporting about Swimming League of Ukraine. 

We wish all the peace and strength to achieve own aims and wait for League FIT-4 in a year!