Me and Andrew Pantke, along with several other promoters, are teaming up to run the "International King Kong Grip Challenge" on October 19th, 2013. This will be a grip contest held in several different locations on the same day.
The full details have not yet been determined, but here is the basic info:
Date: October 19th, 2013
Weight classes: Open class, however all lifts will be tracked by the official NAGS weight classes
Awards for the top five overall finishers, plus awards for the top individual performance in each event. The overall first place finisher will earn the title of "The King Kong of Grip".
- One Hand Pinch Deadlift (Euro Device)
- One Hand Axle Deadlift (Ironmind Apollon's Axle)
- Ironmind Hub
- Ironmind Little Big Horn
- Ottawa, Ontario, Canada - Eric Roussin
- Detroit, MI - Andrew Pantke
- Westchester, NY - Cesare Ricchezza
- Wooster, OH - Brandon Gerber/Andrew Durniat
- Minneapolis, MN - Adam Glass
- Moscow, Russia - Ivan Beritashvili
Any other promoters interested in taking part in this event, please send me a PM.
Stay tuned for more details...