Irina Makeva, 70kg is the GREATEST armwrestler in the world irrespective of weight category. She won World Challenge in 2009. This super lady from Russia has been training armwrestling for nine years and she has won the World Champion title 10 TIMES.
Education: Higher education (chemistry facultet-expert of food)
Now Im study in Moscow University,profession specialist of parlamentarism.
Fight Style: Straight across
Biceps: 37cm / 14,5 in
Forearm: 33 cm /13 in
Height: 173cm / 5.8ft
Weight: I started 45kg /99lbs, now 70kg / 154lbs
Started armwrestling: 2001, 14 years old
Toughest opponent: Polina Reva (Russia)
Toughest match: With Polina Reva in Europian Championship in Poland 2005 (left hand,60kg)
- 10 WAF World titles (both arms),
- 13 EAF European titles (both arms) 6 years in a row between 2005 and 2010,
- Multiple National Champion,
- 2x Champion of World Challenge.