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Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14TH

Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2013 2:37 pm
by Andre Gregoire
September 14th, 2013 in Carleton Place Ontario

Starts at 11am. FREE for Spectators!


Organized by Volundur Wally Thorbjornsson in conjunction with Hyperforce Strength Athletics

Great events!

Log Press for Max Weight
Truck Pull, 20 ton truck for distance & time
Farmer's Walk with 300lbs per hand for distance & time
Husafell Stone, 400lbs walk for max distance

Great Athletes!

Jean-Francois Caron
Mike Saunders
Paul Vaillancourt
Ben Ruckstuhl
Maxime Boudreault
Ari Gunnarsson

and a great REFEREE Magnús Ver Magnússon

FREE for Spectators!

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2013 2:38 pm
by Andre Gregoire
We are trying to promote this as much as possible so please go on facebook and indicate if you're coming

https://www.facebook.com/events/537151359683353/

Please share with friends that might be interested in coming. It's FREE!

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2013 2:40 pm
by Andre Gregoire
Here's the poster

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2013 7:53 am
by The Iron Viking
Event looks awesome guys...

Looking at some of the athlete titles, the poster needs to be updated to correct at least one type-o

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2013 12:35 pm
by Andre Gregoire
The Iron Viking wrote:Event looks awesome guys...

Looking at some of the athlete titles, the poster needs to be updated to correct at least one type-o
Thanks Luke.

I also noticed some typos on the poster but we don't have the original Wally put it together.

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2013 8:46 pm
by frenchie marty
What do you mean M.Luke Boudreault Skaarup? Competing at 2 a.m. Is a problem for you!?

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Sat Sep 14, 2013 11:47 pm
by Andre Gregoire
Ari Gunnerson pooled out because of a torn bicep. Jesse Snadden was asked to compete at Breakfast the morning of the comp and stepped up competing his first time in many years and not having prepped for this comp.

The winner is Jean-Francois Caron with 27 points.

2. Ben Ruckstuhl 20.5
3. Maxime Boudreault 19.5
4. Mike Saunders 18
5. Paul Vaillancourt 13
6. Jesse Snadden 7

Re: Carleton Place "Pro-Strongman" Challenge‏ - SEPTEMBER 14

Posted: Sat Sep 14, 2013 11:48 pm
by Andre Gregoire
Ben R hit a 380 Log Press and got 7 reps with the 200lbs Circus Dumbell.