IGSF Kettlebell Marathon Championship (1 Hour Marathon)!
First Australian Women to compete in an International kettlebell Marathon Championship representing Australia is Jadranka Marinovic. She made history becoming Australia’s 1st kettlebell Sport marathon Champion at the IGSF 1 hour Kettlebell Marathon championship in Milan June 2011 where she set a new world record and qualified for the highest rank MSIK.
ICKLM First World Olympiad of Weight Lifting Masters (Half Marathon)!
Jad Marinovic wins and sets a new official women’s world record in the Half Marathon at the ICKLM First World Olympiad of Weight Lifting Masters, Aug 2011 lifting 16 kg for 30 minutes.
1st Kettlebell Marathon in Australia
1st KBA Kettlebell Marathon event – Jad Marinovic officially organised the 1st Kettlebell Marathon at Kettlebell Athletica where participants lifted and raised money for Matea who was in a coma in February 19th, 2012 in Melbourne Australia following the IKSFA Training course.
This was the first time two international World Champions Sergey Rachinskiy and Sergey Rudner lifted in a Kettlebell Marathon event in Australia.
Ketacademy Australia Representative
2nd KBA Kettlebell Marathon event –
IKMF & UGC Australia Representative.
The 2014 Kettlebell Athletica Melbourne competition is now an international event since Kettlebell Athletica became the official partner club with The “World Association of Kettlebell Clubs” to organize the “1st International Kettlebell Sport World Grand Prix Australia Leg. The world grand Prix is being held by organizing club competitions in different countries around the world according to the calendar of WKCA. kettlebell Marathon included the 1 hour and 30 minute events. Click here for results.
October – Jad Marinovic sets new World record TALC 1 Hour 522 Reps! First girl in world to lift doubles for an hour in a kettlebell marathon event officially recognised by IKMF!
Kettlebell Marathon at the 2015 Kettlebell Athletica Melbourne World Grand Prix which was at the 1st Arnold Classic Australia. In 2014 Jad Marinovic became the official Kettlebell Captain of the Arnold Classic and official sponsored the Kettlebell Sport event.
The Arnold Classic KBA/WKCA WGP Championship was open to lifters Australia wide and around the world to all federations, unions, associations, countries, communities and clubs who promote kettlebell sport. For the first time ever in Australia a Kettlebell Sport competition was part of the 1st ever Arnold Classic Australia. This event included all the events on the Ketacademy ranking table including the kettlebell Marathon to show case the sport to the World.
The Ultimate Girevik Cup, IKMF Kettlebell Half Marathon League stage 1 in Australia was hosted by Don Grant from RockHard in Benigo in coordination with Jad Marinovic the IKMF Representative on the 17th May, 2015.
The IKMF Ultimate Girevik Cup is a championship league held over 3 Stages/ Seasons, giving the athletes the possibility to develop their skills and performance along the whole year. Click here for more information https://www.facebook.com/kettlebellmarathonClick here for results!
Jad Marinovic becomes Australia’s 1st Kettlebell Marathon World Champion representing Australia Team winning Gold and breaking World Record!
Jad Marinovic made history achieving the Ketacademy kettlebell Marathon Master of Sport rank which was a 1st in the world, and also officially broke a LC World Record by 40 reps with 16 kg.
Sergey Rachinskiy lifted a 24 kg for 1 hour setting a new record. Click her for results. Click here for results!