The coach of a national Krasnodar Krai power lifting team Yury Shkabarnja earned a medal of the Order of Merit for the Motherland of second degrees. His pupil Vladimir Krivulj has won bronze medal on Paralympic Games in 2012 in London.
In preparation for the Olympic Games Yury Shkabarnja used sensing bench for power lifting, made by “RITM” OKB” ZAO.
The sensing bench for bench pressing is a hardware-software complex for recording of dynamic and kinematic parameters of press and electric activity of muscles. The information received from transducers is analyzed, degree of participation in movement of various muscle groups is recognized, at exercise performance sportsman errors are recognized and then corrected.
Sensing bench application has allowed 11 sportsmen from Krasnodar territory to become members of national powerlifting teams.
Judges can use this device at disputable situations. Often there are disagreements about whether the sportsman has torn off any area of support from a surface, and it is defined visually. Sensing bench will show unmistakably, whether there was a separation or not.
The hardware-software complex can be used for sportsmen training, for people with locomotor system disorder, by fitness clubs, by health and fitness center and other sports and medical- rehabilitation institutions.
At all advantages sensing bench isn't used yet for sportsmen preparation in Rostov region. Sports officials from Krasnodar Krai are more active and enterprising, than their colleagues from the Rostov region, because at first they have benefited by a devices made by ZAO ” OKB “RITM” engineers in Taganrog.