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by BenThompson
Wed Nov 30, 2016 10:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: THUNDER BAY CLASSIC AND FITNESS EXPO 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 6013

THUNDER BAY CLASSIC AND FITNESS EXPO 2017

Hey Everyone 2017 thunder bay classic and fitness expo is set to go and were looking for athletes. Date: Feb 17-19 2017 Thunder Bay, Ontario Our categories are : Amateur Intermediate Pro Full Powerlifting Meet "raw power" Bench Press Competition Womens Strongman please e mail me at thunderbayclassic...
by BenThompson
Fri Feb 19, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo
Replies: 3
Views: 20081

Re: Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo

Thanks for posting results Grant. This Event will be running again in 2017. Over the weekend we had 30 booths, 800 spectators and 64 athletes doing their thing all weekend to raise funds for charity. In 2017 our pro strongman payout will be $3000, $1100, $700, $400, $100, $50 ....... so I am expecti...
by BenThompson
Fri Jan 29, 2016 7:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo
Replies: 3
Views: 20081

Re: Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo

Some more updates on the Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo - Still a couple spots in every division if anyones interested - $2800 prize money, trophies, supplements, room and food discounts. Thunder Bay Classic 2016! This weekend will have 4 competitions in 3 days. - Pro strongman competition (Fr...
by BenThompson
Sun Dec 06, 2015 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo
Replies: 3
Views: 20081

Thunder Bay Classic and Fitness Expo

Hey guys. Running a show in thunder bay on feb 12-14 and just wanted to post up a public invite here as we have no one representing southern ontario. We have guys from all over the states all over northern ontario , from manitoba and have lot of interest from guys in quebec and saskatchewan. Check o...
by BenThompson
Sun May 10, 2015 3:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: OSM 2015 - updated details as we confirm them
Replies: 34
Views: 93498

Re: OSM 2015 - updated details as we confirm them

lmao adrian!!!!!

4 weeks out today and no specifics announced.

This seems to be a large contrast to the last 2 osms where very specific details regarding the location, adress, events and even judging rules were announced as far as 5 months out.
by BenThompson
Wed Mar 04, 2015 10:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any word on OSM 2015?
Replies: 6
Views: 15284

Re: Any word on OSM 2015?

Its the 1st week of March now, some details like dates and location etc, would be appreciated.


anyone know whos running osm this year?
by BenThompson
Fri Nov 07, 2014 4:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winter Viking Classic!
Replies: 0
Views: 7467

Winter Viking Classic!

Northern Vs Southern Ontario collide in a 2 part contest on Jan 10th, 2015 at 6pm. I will be holding the northern version at my garage gym in Thunder Bay, Eddie Warne will hold the southern Ontario version at the exact same time at his Gym, Ancaster Crossfit. Events will be 10 foot Yoke for Max open...
by BenThompson
Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:21 am
Forum: Buy, Sell or Trade
Topic: Circus DB for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 8218

Circus DB for sale

I have a plate Loadable circus db. 12.75 inch diameter, 24 inch long. Solid steel shaft and 5/8 thick walls. 125lb empty Loadable with 25s 10s and smal weights to like 400lb. I have a similar one and have dropped it from overhead with 250lb and no damage, basically unbreakable. Asking $275 Obo. I co...
by BenThompson
Fri Jul 04, 2014 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ontario and Canadian Strongman Records.
Replies: 65
Views: 190233

Re: Ontario and Canadian Strongman Records.

Hey guys I updated silver dollar dl record from osm, let me know if anything else needs to be changed
by BenThompson
Sat May 24, 2014 12:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2014 Deadlift Video Challenge (500+600 Max Reps)
Replies: 11
Views: 23568

Re: 2014 Deadlift Video Challenge (500+600 Max Reps)

Hey Gents

please accept this submission a few days late!

610-8 from today.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEfBSJ6 ... e=youtu.be
by BenThompson
Sat May 17, 2014 12:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Novice/intermediate/Provincial/National Standards
Replies: 6
Views: 11908

Re: Novice/intermediate/Provincial/National Standards

Its crazy how much this has changed over the years in terms of weight lifted. I remember in 2008 when a 275 OHP was elite, now that sucks. I would say : if you want to do an amateur contest, you should ohp 200 and dl 400 before even showing up. to win an amateur show 250/500 may be required. for int...
by BenThompson
Wed Mar 26, 2014 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Iron Label Strongman 2014 @ The Toronto Pro SuperShow
Replies: 15
Views: 38058

Re: The Iron Label Strongman 2014 @ The Toronto Pro SuperSho

Lol the shit talking has begun!!! I really wish that I could do this show, but with my baby being born any day now I won't have the time/money. That rising bar dl looks right up my alley. Looks like it's going to be a great show once again: I'm betting another tbay beast takes the win, wick or Brady...
by BenThompson
Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Memo to all you LIGHTWEIGHT MOTHAFUCKAS!
Replies: 0
Views: 5437

Memo to all you LIGHTWEIGHT MOTHAFUCKAS!

https://www.facebook.com/events/545038622253335/

just thought I would pass this along for someone who cant see it on FB.
by BenThompson
Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WSDM
Replies: 9
Views: 21619

Re: WSDM

Very Cool!

congrats on your placing and competing in this event