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5th Annual Capital Classic Strongman Challeng June 6 2015

Posted 18 Feb 2015 in Events

And HERE IT COMES!!!   I told you something was coming…something BIG!! … The 5th Annual Capital Classic Strongman Challenge… and this year..will be bigger and better than before!! YEH!! I know… you say HOW CAN it be BETTER!! Trust me… it WILL!! This will be a NAS Level 2 competition…. SO…mark your calendar, buy your tickets… (not for my gun show)… but for your plane… Find the Greyhound…hop the AmTrak… and get your arse to The Edge !!! DATE: June 6th, 2015 Tysons Corner Virginia! EVENTS: Log Press for Reps (c&p each rep) Hussafel for distance Farmers/Tire Flip (HEAVY Farmers, 50’, 5 flips) Axle Deadlift for reps (straps allowed, conventional height) And of course the BVP standard… 5 Stone...

Special Photos Just In

Posted 06 Apr 2012 in Events

We are grateful to Strongman Fan Joel Shields for sharing these AMAZING Photos of the 2nd Annual Capital Classic Strongman Challenge Visit the full gallery here:  Flickr Arlington Strongman

2nd Annual Capital Classic Strongman Challenge – Results

Posted 11 Mar 2012 in Events

Results —  2nd Annual Capital Classic Strongman Challenge — Results (a North American Strongman © Gold Level National Qualifier and one of the most competitive contests that I’ve ever seen!) Detailed results, times and distances here:  CCSC2 See  all the News, Photos and Videos from the competition here! Special thanks again to all our Sponsors…and all the great help we received…we couldn’t have done it without each and every hand!!

THE MET-Rx WORLD’S STRONGEST MAN 2011 ATHLETE/EVENT LISTINGS

Posted 27 Aug 2011 in Events

THE MET-Rx WORLD’S STRONGEST MAN 2011 WINGATE UNIVERSITY, USA 26-Aug-11 QUALIFICATION  (5 groups @ 6 athletes, 6 events per heat) 15-18th September EVENT GROUP EVENT COMPETITORS COUNTRY LOCATION GRP 1 Loading – Kegs Brian Shaw USA Sand Volleyball, Wingate 1 2 Car Walk Rauno Heinla Estonia NASCAR Hall of Fame 3 Car Deadlift – reps Jean Francois Caron Canada Rockingham Speedway 4 Truck Pull Mark Felix UK Rockingham Speedway 5 Giant Dumbell Press Nick Best USA Stegall Building, Wingate 6 Atlas Stones Thor Bjornsson Iceland Stegall Building, Wingate GRP 2 1 Loading – Sacks Ervin Katona Serbia Sand Volleyball, Wingate 2 Keg Toss Espen Aune Norway Sand Volleyball, Wingate 3 Squat Lift Laurence Shahlaei UK NASCAR Hall of Fame...

Feats of Strength

Feats of strength on display at Crossfit Gym in Reston Former strongman creates local showcase to expose people to sport by Reed S. Albers View the full article and video here. Although it might have been amateur hour at CrossFit Gym in Reston this past Saturday, those who showed up to compete nevertheless put on an impressive show. Modeled after “The World’s Strongest Man” competition, which has been broadcast on ESPN throughout the years, the Capital Classic Strongman Challenge gave the more than 40 competitors a taste of the Herculean efforts needed to lift anything from stones to logs to cars. The brainchild of Barry Perkins, 44, former strongman and founder of the Edge 2.0 training group, the Capital...

Capital Classic Strongman Challenge – The Results

Congratulations to our winners! Watch this page for pictures, videos, and a more extensive recap of the day.

Full results are available here.

Capital Classic Strongman Challenge

Details and entry form are available here. Update: We need helpers! If you’re availible to volunteer for the Challenge, please let us know. You get free food and a free T-shirt!