Savickas Highlights Strongman Field At Arnold Classic Europe
August 08, 2017
Eight-time Arnold Strongman Classic champion Zydrunas Savickas headlines a field of 16 of the world’s best professionals who will battle at the Arnold Strongman Pro World Series qualifier at Arnold Classic Europe in Barcelona, Spain in September.
Savickas, of Lithuania, and fellow countryman Vytautas Lalas will be vying for a spot in the Arnold Strongman World Championships to be held March 2-4, 2018 at the Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio. The winner of the qualifier at Arnold Classic Europe earns a guaranteed spot in Columbus.
Mateusz Kielszikowski of Poland and Mikhail Shivlyako of Russia, who will also compete in Barcelnoa, has already qualified for the Arnold Strongman World Championships.
The Arnold Strongman Pro World Series qualifier field at Arnold Classic Europe includes:
The following athletes have already secured their spots in the Arnold Strongman World Championships:
Brian Shaw (USA)
Mikhael Shivlyakov (Russia) Rauno Heinla (Estonia)
Masteusz Kieliskowski (Poland) Mateusz Ostaszewski (Poland)
Hafthor Bjornsson (Iceland)