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    How many of you guys actually compete


    Just wondering how many of you guys actually compete in Strongman. And what contests you have coming up. I just competed in a contest in Columbia SC and have the beast of the east in Myrtle Beach SC coming up in April.

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    In powerlifting not strongman. You live in S.C. ? I live in the upstate area of S.C.
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    Quote Originally Posted by anadrol75
    In powerlifting not strongman. You live in S.C. ? I live in the upstate area of S.C.
    Yeah, i'm in Myrtle Beach. But originally from Greenwood (upstate).
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    I've done 6-strongman comps all in Waldorf MD

    I'm doing the mid-atlantic strongman in may (in waldorf) and will do the "maryland strongman" in the summer........some big weights to be carried for us 200lbers in these shows, and the 231+ guys for an am. contest!!! lots of fun indeed.
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    I've done 2 strongman shows, > 10 olympic lifting meets, and > 15 track and field (throwing) meets since 2000. I'm in my mid-40's.

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    'It doesn't count if it ain't done in a meet'.
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    I'm getting ready to start competing again, I did a lot of meets at 198 when I was in my 20's, now I'm trying to get down to 240. Problem is I took so many years off my lift's aren't real competitve for 240, a few meets should help it along. By the way I'm in Sumter, nowhere in between ya'all.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Luke Whippo
    I've done 6-strongman comps all in Waldorf MD

    I'm doing the mid-atlantic strongman in may (in waldorf) and will do the "maryland strongman" in the summer........some big weights to be carried for us 200lbers in these shows, and the 231+ guys for an am. contest!!! lots of fun indeed.
    What are the events/weighgts. My training partners might be going to the maryland show. He's a 231 lber like me.
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    I'll be doing the pro-am in Oklahoma on May 20th in the 231's. It will be my 15th or 16th show...I think, have lost count!
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    i did powerlift for 6 yrs, ..i loved it
    RIP Ryan, :(
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    Quote Originally Posted by Anytime
    I'll be doing the pro-am in Oklahoma on May 20th in the 231's. It will be my 15th or 16th show...I think, have lost count!
    Sweet man, any chance of turning pro.
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    Sticks: Maybe if the 19 other guys competing have bad days!!

    This is my first comp in a year and a half. Life got in the way for a while. I'm just looking forward to getting back into it and seeing how I stack up in Tulsa.

    Good luck in your training in the upcoming comps!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sticks
    What are the events/weighgts. My training partners might be going to the maryland show. He's a 231 lber like me.

    I don't know when or what the "maryland" will be yet, he hasn't put it out yet.

    shouldn't be much differant than the mid-atlantic, but who knows?

    farmers/yoke med. 260 an arm/715yoke for lights
    290an arm/785 for heavies

    axle for reps (no jerks, no continentals allowed) 215/255 clean ea. rep

    tire 680 12-flips ea. group (rough for a light)

    keg med. 3-kegs 20yards out and back ea. (all well over 200)

    stones 6-stones 240-340lights 240-355heavies
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    There's a show in Maryland on May 13th. Here's the entry: http://www.nastrongman.com/contestin...MANCONTEST.pdf
  

  
 

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