International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness

NATALIA LUGOVSKIKH & OKSANA BRYGIDYR: AMAZING CHALLENGE FOR LEADING BIKINI ELITE RANKING.

Russia and Ukraine dominates the 2017 Elite Ranking, in Bikini Fitness; after the 3rd qualifying event celebrated last weekend (Olympia Amateur Spain), in Marbella.

With several of the European medalists competing in Marbella, the Top 3 of the Elite Ranking is as follows:

1) Natalia Lugovskikh (Russia) 16 points
2) Oksana Brygidyr (Ukraine) 16 points
3) Liudmyla Nasonova (Ukraine) 14 points

Natalia Lugovskikh (Russia) -overall champion in European Championships and Olympia Amateur Spain- leads the ranking with the same points than Oksana Brygidyr (Ukraine), after their respective Gold Medals in both events. Despite Lugovskikh won both Super Finals, they two have the same scores in the ranking and both are the leaders, until the next qualifying event.

Not far from both great athletes, another Ukrainian contender appears: Liudmyla Nanosova, who took the Silver Medal in European Champs. and won her category (-172 cm) in Olympia Amateur Spain. She will be a clear challenger for the final victory, at the end of the season.

The Bikini Fitness Elite Ranking, with 95 athletes ranked, can be checked in:

http://www.ifbb.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/RANKING-bikini.pdf

Picture: Natalia Lugovskikh (above) and Oksana Brygidyr (below), leaders of the Bikini Elite Ranking.