2018 Official Strongman Games - North American Regionals

June 23rd, 2018

Kerr Scott Building
1025 Blue Ridge Rd
Raleigh, NC 27607

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Athlete Registration -- $100

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The wait is over! The North American Regionals for the Official Strongman Games is here! $7,500 in CASH prizes, trophies, and invites to the Official Strongman Games 2018! Register early. 


Volunteers Needed

Get the best seats in the house! Helping on the event floor! We offer free T-Shirt and some food in exchange for your help. All volunteers are here because they love Strongman!


Events

Axle Clean & Press for Reps

  • Details
  • Weights - Men
  • Weights - Women

(60 seconds)

  • Equipment Allowed: Grip Shirts, Sleeves, Belts, Wrist Wraps, Gloves, Athletic Tape, Chalk, Briefs, Compression Shorts 
  • Equipment Not Allowed: Built up belts, doubled up sleeves (only one pair allowed on elbows), Tacky, Spray Adhesives, Tack Towels, Powerlifting Suit, Elbow Wraps 
  • Athlete may start with hands on the axle, but may not lift until judge’s signal. 
  • Once time begins, athlete will clean and press the axle to the overhead position. 
  • No lift will count unless a down signal is received from the judge. 
  • To receive the down command, feet must be in line with each other and head must be in line with arms. Elbow, knees, and hips must be locked out and stable. 
  • Once the down call is received, the athlete must return the axle to the ground to start the next rep. 
  • Bouncing the axle into the next rep will not be allowed. Each rep must start from a dead stop on the ground. 
  • Athletes may not rest the axle on their heads. 
  • This event is scored by total reps. Ties will be possible. 

Mens - open 

300lb Axle

Mens - under 231lb / 105kg 

275lb Axle

Mens - under 198lb / 90kg 

250lb Axle

Mens - under 176lb / 80kg 

225lb Axle

Mens Masters - open

275lb Axle

Womens - open

175lb Axle

Womens - under 180lb / 82kg

155lb Axle

Womens - under 141lb / 64kg

125lb Axle

Womens Masters - open

155lb Axle

Carry & Load Medley

  • Details
  • Weights - Men
  • Weights - Women

(60 seconds)

  • Equipment Allowed: Sleeves, Wraps, Belts, Gloves, Athletic Tape, Chalk, Briefs, Compression Shorts 
  • Equipment Not Allowed: Tacky, Spray Adhesives, Tack Towel, Powerlifting Suit. 
  • Each object must be carried the full distance and loaded onto the platform in the following order:
    • Sandbag for 50’
    • Sandbag for 25’
    • Keg for 10’ - Keg must be stood upright on platform. 
  • Competitors must be standing behind the starting line when the timer begins. 
  • Time will stop when the keg is upright and stable on the platform and the athlete removes their hands. All objects must stay on the platform to be considered loaded. 
  • Unlimited drops allowed. If an object rolls after being dropped, it must be re-picked from where it was dropped, not where it rolled to. 
  • Competitor will get scored with a time if all 3 objects are loaded, or a cumulative distance if all 3 objects are not completed.
    For example: If an athlete loads both sandbags and only carries the keg 5’, then the athlete will get a score of 80’. 
  • Ties will be possible 

Platform height for men is 48"

Mens - open 

265lb Sangbag + 300lb Sandbag + 300 Keg

Mens - under 231lb / 105kg 

265lb Sangbag + 265lb Sandbag + 275 Keg

Mens - under 198lb / 90kg 

220lb Sangbag + 265lb Sandbag + 250 Keg

Mens - under 176lb / 80kg 

220lb Sangbag + 220lb Sandbag + 225 Keg

Mens Masters - open

265lb Sangbag + 265lb Sandbag + 275 Keg

Platform height for women is 42"

Womens - open

175lb Sangbag + 220lb Sandbag + 200 Keg

Womens - under 180lb / 82kg

175lb Sangbag + 175lb Sandbag + 175 Keg

Womens - under 141lb / 64kg

135lb Sangbag + 175lb Sandbag + 160 Keg

Womens Masters - open

175lb Sangbag + 175lb Sandbag + 175 Keg

Last Man Standing Deadlift

  • Details
  • Weights - Men
  • Weights - Women

(30 seconds per attempt)

  • Equipment Allowed: Straps, Sleeves, Wraps, Belts, Gloves, Athletic Tape, Chalk, Briefs, Compression Shorts 
  • Equipment Not Allowed: Tacky, Spray Adhesives, Tack Towel, Powerlifting Suit. 
  • Sumo deadlifts will not be allowed. The athlete’s hands must be outside of their legs for a lift to count. 
  • Last Man Standing format. Athlete may jump in and out as they prefer. Once an athlete fails to make a successful lift in the allotted time, they will be eliminated. 
  • Athletes will be lined up in order of cumulative point standing. Lowest point total first, greatest point total last. At each weight interval the athletes will be asked if they will attempt the weight on the bar, in their respective order in line. Once an athlete commits yes or no, they may not change their decision. All athletes will be asked prior to the first athlete making an attempt at the current weight. Athletes will make their attempts based on the established order. 
  • Weight on the bar will always be rising, never descending. 
  • Shoes are optional. Socks are required. 
  • Athletes may strap in before the time begins. 
  • Athletes may make multiple attempts within the allotted 30 second time limit. 
  • No lift will count unless a down signal is received from the judge. 
  • Knees and hips must be locked out and stable to receive a down call. 
  • Ties will be possible. 

Mens - open 

545lbs | 585lbs | 635lbs | 675lbs | 695lbs + 20lb jumps

Mens - under 231lb / 105kg 

495lbs | 545lbs | 585lbs | 635lbs | 655lbs + 20lb jumps

Mens - under 198lb / 90kg 

455lbs | 495lbs | 545lbs | 585lbs | 605lbs + 20lb jumps

Mens - under 176lb / 80kg 

405lbs | 455lbs | 495lbs | 545lbs | 565lbs + 20lb jumps

Mens Masters - open

495lbs | 545lbs | 585lbs | 635lbs | 655lbs + 20lb jumps

Womens - open

365lbs | 405lbs | 455lbs | 475lbs + 20lb jumps

Womens - under 180lb / 82kg

315lbs | 365lbs | 405lbs | 425lbs + 20lb jumps

Womens - under 141lb / 64kg

275lbs | 315lbs | 365lbs | 385lbs + 20lb jumps

Womens Masters - open

315lbs | 365lbs | 405lbs | 425lbs + 20lb jumps

Farmers Walk

  • Details
  • Weights - Men
  • Weights - Women

(60 seconds)

  • Equipment Allowed: Sleeves, Wraps, Belts, Athletic Tape, Chalk, Briefs, Compression Shorts. 
  • Equipment Not Allowed: Gloves, Straps, Tacky, Spray Adhesives, Tack Towel, Powerlifting Suit. 
  • Judges will check hands for adhesives prior to event. 
  • Athletes may have their hands on the farmer handles prior to the timer beginning. 
  • Implement must be fully on the ground at the time of the start command. 2 second or greater penalty for false start, depending on severity of infraction. 
  • No drops allowed. After an approximately 5’ grace distance, if an implement touches the ground, the competitor will be credited the distance carried up to the implement making contact with the ground. The actual grace distance is at the judge's discretion. The intent is not to penalize an athlete for an aggressive start that may allow the implements to brush the ground momentarily. 
  • Athlete must carry the implements 50’, navigate a turn around a stationary object, and return 50’ back to the start/finish line.
  • Time will stop when the front of both of the farmer handles has crossed the start/finish line. 
  •  Competitor will get a distance if entire course is not completed, or a time if it is completed. 
  • Implement must be lifted to count for distance. We will not count inches dragged. 
  • Ties will be possible. 

50' down + turn + 50' back

Mens - open 

305lbs per hand

Mens - under 231lb / 105kg 

275lbs per hand

Mens - under 198lb / 90kg 

255lbs per hand

Mens - under 176lb / 80kg 

235lbs per hand

Mens Masters - open

275lbs per hand

50' down + turn + 50' back

Womens - open

205lbs per hand

Womens - under 180lb / 82kg

185lbs per hand

Womens - under 141lb / 64kg

155lbs per hand

Womens Masters - open

185lbs per hand

Atlas Stone Series

  • Details
  • Weights - Men
  • Weights - Women

(60 seconds)

  • Equipment Allowed: Sleeves, Wraps, Belts, Gloves, Athletic Tape, Chalk, Tacky, Spray Adhesives, Briefs 
  • Equipment Not Allowed: Powerlifting Suit 
  •  Athletes begin with arms on the platform. 
  • Stones must be loaded in order from lightest to heaviest. 
  • Split times will be taken on every stone. Split times will be taken when the stone is stable in the hole in the platform. Spotters will be available to assist guiding the stone into the hole, but ultimately it is the responsibility of the athlete to make sure the stone ends up in the hole. 
  • Even though there will be spotters, athletes will not be given credit for stones that roll off of the platform. That stone must be reloaded prior to being given credit for that stone or any subsequent stones. It is the responsibility of the athlete to make sure the stone ends up in the hole. 
  • Time stops when the final stone is securely in the hole in the platform and hands are off the stone. 
  • Please only apply/remove tacky in designated areas. 
  • Ties will be possible, but highly unlikely. 

Mens - open 

275lb | 300lb | 325lb | 350lb | 375lb | 400lb

Mens - under 265lb / 120kg 

250lb | 275lb | 300lb | 325lb | 350lb | 375lb

Mens - under 198lb / 90kg 

225lb | 250lb | 275lb | 300lb | 325lb | 350lb

Mens - under 176lb / 80kg 

200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb | 300lb | 325lb

Mens Masters - open

250lb | 275lb | 300lb | 325lb | 350lb | 375lb

Mens Novice - open

200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb | 300lb | 325lb

Mens Novice - under 198lb / 90kg

175lb | 200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb | 300lb

Womens - open

175lb | 200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb | 300lb

Womens - under 180lb / 82kg

150lb | 175lb | 200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb

Womens - under 141lb / 64kg

150lb | 175lb | 200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb

Womens Masters - open

150lb | 175lb | 200lb | 225lb | 250lb | 275lb


Divisions

Up to top 3 finishers, for each division, will qualify for the 2018 Official Strongman Games. This is dependent on the size of the division, and invites may be reduced if there are not enough athletes in the division.

Men

Mens - open 

Mens - under 231lb / 105kg

Mens - under 198lb / 90kg

Mens - under 176lb / 80kg


Mens Masters 40+

Mens Masters - open

Women

Womens - open
Womens - under 180lb / 82kg
Womens - under 141lb / 64kg


Womens Masters 40+

Womens Masters - open


Sponsors

(We are in need of good sponsors. We will promote any individual or business that will support the show with money, time, or equipment)

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Thanks to our Sponsors



Travel & Hotel 

(Very close to hotels and venue)

DoubleTree

Wingate


Weigh-ins

10:00am - 6:00pm

Friday, June 22nd @ Kerr Scott

Weigh-in / Check-in is mandatory for all competitors. We will have a curtained off area for privacy and the scale will be set to kilos (kg) and placed directly on concrete floor.


Competitor List


Mens - Open


-- Confirmed --

Maryland

-- Confirmed --

Canada

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina

-- Confirmed --

Kentucky


Mens - under 231lb / 105kg


-- Confirmed --

South Carolina

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina


Mens - under 198lb / 90kg


-- Confirmed --

Virginia

-- Confirmed --

Massachusetts

-- Confirmed --

Tennessee

-- Confirmed --

Pennsylvania

-- Confirmed --

Ohio

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina

-- Confirmed --

Connecticut

-- Confirmed --

Virginia

-- Confirmed --

Georgia


Mens - under 176lb / 80kg


-- Confirmed --

North Carolina


Mens Masters - open


-- Confirmed --

Canada

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina


Womens -  open


-- Confirmed --

West Virginia


Womens -  under 180lb / 82kg


-- Confirmed --

New Jersey

-- Confirmed --

Pennsylvania

-- Confirmed --

North Carolina


Womens -  under 141lb / 64kg


-- Confirmed --

North Carolina

-- Confirmed --

Canada