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 (Friday, Saturday and sunday)
- Womens division (Friday 6pm)
- Push/pull powerlifting competition (Saturday 10am)
- amateur/Beginner strongman (sunday 10am)
Athletes will compete in a 3 day show, with 2 events being held on each day. This contest is for athletes who have competed before, and are looking to take a step up to the next level. the weight options on certain events are to allow younger competitors to do some lifts, while allowing elite competitors to show their skills.
- Max axle clean and press (opening at 250lb, 25lb jumps)
19 inch deadlift - 700,850 or 1000lb for reps (lifter chooses weight, 1 rep with higher weight beats any reps with lower weight)
- Circus Dumbell for reps- head to head. 140 , 170 or 200lb for reps.
- Yoke Carry - 20ft course for max weight - opening at 600lb and in 100lb jumps
- Front Squat (likely barbell, with large tires on end) for reps. lifters choice of 330lb, 400lb or 460lb for reps. - This will be judged for depth, and must be sunk well below depth, anything that is even close will be a no lift.
- Max Timber Frame Carry - Arnold Classic Style - 20ft course opening at 600lb. no straps allowed.
Contest fee will be $75 and includes all 3 days
Prizes include cash prize for top 5 and trophies for top 3.
Barbell clean and press for max - opening at 80lb - 10lb jumps
18 inch deadlift - choice of 150lb, 250lb and 300lb for reps.
Barbell squat - 135 or 185 for reps. Lifters choice, 1 rep with higher weight beats any reps with lower weight.
Contest Fee $20 per athlete. Prizes include trophies for top 3 and cash prize for 1st
Push/Pull powerlifting competition:
standard deadlift and bench press- powerlifting rules. 3 attempts. mens and womens division as long as theres enough interest. open weight class for women and mens weight classes under 170lb, 171-220lb and 220lb+
Contest fee $30 Per athlete. Prizes include trophies and cash prize for 1st
Barbell clean and press -175 or 225 lifters choice
Keg Carry for 100ft.
Frame carry -20ft
Contest Fee $25 per athlete. Trophies for top 3 and cash prize for 1st.
Athletes have until the day of to register. However to secure your spot, your entry fee must be paid in advance. e mail firstname.lastname@example.org
e mail email@example.com
for any questions
Scott Weech - Lakeland , Florida
Jean-Francois Caron - Quebec
Kyle Rayner - Thunder Bay
Josh Arlauskas - Timmins, ON
James Mohns - Regina, Sask.
Marcos Ferrari - Brazil
Glauco Benigni - Brazil
Alan Colley - Orlando, Florida
Doug Madewell - Dayton, Ohio
Maxime Boudreault - Kapuskasing, On
Travis Krushelnicki - Regina, Sask.
Jacob Dagel -Iowa, USA
Jared Wick - Thunder Bay
Ben Thompson- Thunder Bay
Kris Hald- Thunder Bay
Ryan Fodchuk- Thunder Bay
Will Haskell- Thunder Bay
Jake Dipaolo -Thunder Bay
Dave Lennox - Thunder Bay
James Alcock- Dryden, On
Andre Pellerin - Thunder Bay
Andre Vaillant - heavyweight
Justin Lukasek - lightweight
Colum Hanlon - middleweight
Matt (matthias) Flis- middleweight
Austin White - lightweight
Thomas Aro - Middleweight
Regan Gutta - lightweight
Logan Blake - Lightweight
Cam Ivan - lightweight
Thomas Akis - heavyweight
Josh Goodman - lightweight
Derek Packota - middleweight
Adam Czinkota - Heavyweight
Calen Fennell - Lightweight
Liam Hopkins-Beaupre - Middleweight
Joe Baxter - middleweight
Matt Canning - Lightweight
Blade Collins - Middleweight
Jade Mauro - Lightweight
Colin Walker - Middleweight
Peter Scalzo - Heavyweight
Mark Bystrician - Middleweight
Mike Franklin - Middleweight
Josh McCart - Lightweight
Jordan Da Silva - Middleweight
Yanick Baillargeon - Middleweight
Amber Miller - Regina, Saskatchewan
Jenni -Lynne Morris
Marie Mananquil - Winnipeg, Manitoba
Amateur/ Beginner Strongman:
Matt (matthias) Flis
Evan Kehler - Altona, Manitoba
Ozzy Cecchini - Timmins
Andrew Ten Hoeve
Dave Jonczyk Sr.
Jerry Farmer -Ohio, USA