Mid-Atlantic Strongman Challenge Events Breakdown

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The Mid-Atlantic Strongman Challenge is next week in Charlotte, North Carolina and it's shaping up to be a hell of a show. With over $10,000 going to each of the Pro Male and Female Champions and plenty of Pro Cards, Arnold invites, and Strongman National spots on the line, you know the show will be intense.

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Mid Atlantic Strongman Challenge

There are three separate max events at the Mid-Atlantic Challenge! Here are all the competition events you can expect to see:

Max Circus Dumbbell


This event will be run last man standing style and will have a thirty second time limit.

DIVISION STARTING WEIGHT TYPE
Mens Masters, Mens LW <175 115lbs, 135lbs, 155lbs, 165lbs, +10lb jumps Bigg Dogg Strong w/ Caps 10″
Mens MW <231 135lbs, 155lbs, 175lbs, 195lbs, 205lbs, +10lb jumps Bartos Big Top Circus Dumbbell 12″
Mens HW 231+ 155lbs, 175lbs, 195lbs, 215lbs, 235lbs, 245lbs, +10lb jumps Bartos Big Top Circus Dumbbell 12″
Mens PRO 175lbs, 195lbs, 215lbs, 235lbs, 245lbs, +10lb jumps Bartos Big Top Circus Dumbbell 12″
Womens Masters, Womens LW <140 65lbs, 75lbs, 85lbs, 95lbs, 100lbs, + 5lb jumps Texas Power Concepts 10″
Womens MW <180, womens hw 180+ 85lbs, 95lbs, 105lbs, 110lbs, + 5lb jumps Texas Power Concepts 10″
Womens PRO 85lbs, 95lbs, 105lbs, 110lbs, + 5lb jumps Bartos Big Top Circus Dumbbell 10″

Progressive Yoke Carry


This event will run head-to-head. Each yoke will be carried 25 feet. Athletes can drop yokes as often as they want, but there is a two second penalty for sliding. Athletes must complete each yoke before starting the next one. There's a continuous clock running the whole time and the clock stops when both front feet of the yoke crosses the line.

DIVISION YOKE #1 YOKE #2 YOKE #3
Mens Masters 520lbs 650lbs 780lbs
Mens LW <175 520lbs 650lbs 780lbs
Mens MW <231 610lbs 760lbs 890lbs
Mens HW 231+ 700lbs 850lbs 1,000lbs
Mens PRO 700lbs 850lbs 1,000lbs
Womens Masters 300lbs 350lbs 390lbs
Womens LW <140 350lbs 390lbs 430lbs
Womens MW <180 400lbs 430lbs 480lbs
Womens HW 180+, Womens PRO 430lbs 480lbs 520lbs

Max Hummer Tire Deadlift - 18"


This event will also be run last man standing and will bring back the classic massive tires on an axle bar. Straps are allowed, but deadlift suits are not. Thirty second time limit.

DIVISION STARTING WEIGHT
Mens Masters, Mens LW <175 440lbs (1 tire), 490lbs (2 tires), 590lbs, 670lbs (3 tires), 720lbs, 770lbs, 820lbs, 850lbs (4 tires), +50lb jumps
Mens MW <231 490lbs (2 tires), 580lbs, 670lbs (3 tires), 720lbs, 770lbs, 820lbs, 850lbs (4 tires), +50lb jumps
Mens HW 231+ 580lbs (2 tires), 670lbs (3 tires), 720lbs, 770lbs, 820lbs, 850lbs (4 tires), +50lb jumps
Mens PRO 580lbs (2 tires), 670lbs (3 tires), 720lbs, 770lbs, 820lbs, 850lbs (4 tires), +50lb jumps
Womens Masters, Womens LW <140 340lbs (1 tire), 390lbs, 440lbs, 490lbs (2 tires), 510lbs + 20lb jumps
Womens MW <180, womens hw 180+ 390lbs (1 tire), 440lbs, 490lbs (2 tires), 510lbs, 530lbs + 20lb jumps
Womens PRO 440lbs (1 tire), 490lbs (2 tires), 540lbs, 560lbs + 20lb jumps

Power Stairs


This event will run head-to-head and will have a 60 second time limit. There will be three implements and four stairs per implement. Total score is time or number of stairs, and there will be split times on each implement hitting the top stair.

DIVISION IMPLEMENT #1 IMPLEMENT #2 IMPLEMENT #3
Mens Masters, Mens LW <175 355lbs 390lbs 430lbs
Mens MW <231 390lbs 425lbs 470lbs
Mens HW 231+, Mens PRO 425lbs 460lbs 495lbs
Womens Masters, Womens LW <140 180lbs 215lbs 230lbs
Womens MW <180 250lbs 285lbs 310lbs
Womens HW 180+, Womens PRO 285lbs 320lbs 350lbs

Max Weight Keg Over Bar


This will be the third max event at Mid-Atlantic Strongman Challenge, and will have a thirty second time limit.

DIVISION STARTING WEIGHT KEG LOADING HEIGHT
Mens Masters, Mens LW <175 220lbs, 260lbs, 300lbs, 340lbs, + 20lb jumps 52″
Mens MW <231 300lbs, 340lbs, 380lbs, + 20lb jumps 54″
Mens HW 231+, Mens PRO 340lbs, 380lbs, 420lbs, 460lbs, + 20lb jumps 56″
Womens Masters, Womens LW <140 140lbs, 165lbs, 190lbs, 215lbs, 225lbs, 235lbs, + 10lb jumps 48″
Womens MW <180 190lbs, 215lbs, 240lbs, 250lbs, 260lbs, + 10lb jumps 48″
Womens HW 180+, Womens PRO 215lbs, 240lbs, 265lbs, 275lbs, 285lbs, + 10lb jumps 48″


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