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How To Watch: 2017 Arnold Strongman

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After being bombarded with questions on who/where would be streaming the various Strongman events at the Arnold Classic I THINK I have it figured out. So if you are one of the few strong people NOT traveling to Columbus this weekend here is a guide on how to plan your weekend of watching Strongman. 

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Friday 3/3/2017

9:00 AM: Female Amateur Athletes begin competition EVENTS: Keg Carry and Press, Yoke Carry WATCH ON FLOELITE
 
 
11:00 AM: Female Professional Athletes begin competition EVENTS: Keg Carry Medley And hammer of strength. 
3:30PM-5:30PM:  Arnold Strongman Classic (Pro Men)
The Bale Tote (3:30-4:45 p.m.)

Competitors will carry a yoke weighing approximately 1,300 pounds and 1,565 pounds for time and distance. Competitors have 30 seconds to carry the yoke four meters (13 feet). Those who complete the first attempt advance to the second attempt. Event judged on time and distance.

The Timber Carry (4:45-5:30 p.m.)
Competitors will carry a wooden frame weighing approximately 1,140 pounds up a 35-foot ramp (10.7 meters). Event judged on time and distance. Straps are allowed. The Timber Carry has been an Arnold Strongman Classic staple since 2002.

WATCH HERE

 
12:00 PM: Female Amateur Athletes begin competition EVENTS: 13” Deadlift, Axle Press 
 
4:00 PM: Female Professional Athletes begin competition EVENTS: 10 Stones of steel on rogue strength stage.
 
 
Saturday 3/4/2017
 
9:00 AM: Male Amateur Athletes begin Competition EVENTS: Keg Carry and Press, Yoke Carry, 13” Deadlift, Axle Press.
1:45 p.m.-5:30 p.m: Arnold Strongman Classic (PRO MEN)

The ROGUE Elephant Bar Deadlift (1:45-3:15 p.m.)
Rising bar deadlift with a minimum starting weight of 749 pounds. The event features the ROGUE Elephant Bar, which is much longer an a regulation Olympic bar. Competitors have 30 seconds per attempt. Event judged on weight.

The Bag Over Bar (3:15-5:30 p.m.)
Competitors will toss bags weighing approximately 50 pounds to more than 100 pounds over a 15-foot high bar. The bags are custom-maded by ROGUE Fitness. Event judged on weight and number of times bag successfully tossed over bar.

WATCH HERE

 

The Austrian Oak (Approximately 9 p.m.)
Competitors will overhead press a log weighing either 385 pounds or 430 pounds for repititions. Competitors will chose which log to press. Event judged on number of repititions, with at least one successful repitition on the heavier bar scoring higher than any number of reps on the lighters bar.

WATCH ON GENERATION IRON

Sunday

10:00AM

Arnold Strongest Disabled Man

Watch on FloElite (subscription required) 

11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m: ROGUE Record Breakers

LIFT AND HOLD WITH REPLICAS OF SCOTLAND’S FAMOUS DINNIE STONES

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Odd Haugen, Mark Felix, Dr. Bill Crawford, Stevie Shanks

Challengers, all of whom are over 50 years old, must lift two fieldstones and hold above the platform for as long as possible. The light stone weights 321 pounds and the heavy stone weights 413 pounds.

CIRCUS DUMBBELL

Dimitar Savatinov, Mateusz Kieliskowski, Josh Reynolds

Savatinov will try lift the dumbbell overhead for at least one rep. Dumbbell weighs 312 pounds. Savatinov is the world record holder in the event with a press of 310 pounds.

MANHOOD STONE

Brian Shaw, Martins Licis

Shaw will try and lift a 560-pound stone over a wooden barrier 48 inches high.

WEIGHT OVER BAR

Hafthor Bjornsson

Bjornsson will try and toss a 56-pound ring weight over a high bar. Bjornsson set the world record in 2016 with a toss of 19 feet, 6 inches.

WATCH ON YOUTUBE

1:30-4 p.m: Arnold Amateur Strongman Finals

Watch on FloElite (subscription required)

 

 

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2 Comments
  1. Misha permalink

    What timezone is it?

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