Igor Pedan is a Russia
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Strongman (strength athlete)
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who is best known for competing in the IFSA Strongman World Championships. He won the title Absolute Champion of Russia in 2004. Igor was born in Ukraine
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, currently he resides in Moscow
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, and competes for Russia. He won the 3rd competition of the United Strongman Series in Moscow in 2005