A new competition category will be introduced for the first time during the IKMF European Kettlebell Marathon Championship, which will take place in Athens, May 26-28 2017. The new “Open – Amateur Class” will give the opportunity to amateur kettlebell Marathon athletes, who have not yet achieved their CMS rank, to participate in international IKMF competitions.
The kettlebell weights used in the Open – Amateur Class will be the following:
Women; 16kg for 30min Half Marathon, 12kg for 60min Marathon, for all age groups and weight categories.
Men: 24kg for 30min Half Marathon, 16kg for 60min Marathon, for all age groups and weight categories.