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North American Grip Sport Championship 2013

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Date: June 1, 2013

Start time: 10am

Location: Durniat Strength, 3065 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, Ohio 44691

Events:

1) 20mm block set gripper - max effort - both hands

2) 2 hands pinch - max effort

3) Double Overhand Axle Deadlift - max effort

4) medley - 4 minutes

5) wrist roller - pulling back

The closet airport is Akron-Canton (45 minutes), followed by Cleveland (1 hour) and Columbus (1 hour 40 minutes).

There are 2 hotels within walking distance to the gym:

1) RodeWay Inn (indoor pool) - 2055 E Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone:(330) 262-5008

2) Econo Lodge - 2137 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone: (330) 264-8883

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jchapman
Date: June 1, 2013

Start time: 10am

Location: Durniat Strength, 3065 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, Ohio 44691

Events:

1) 20mm block set gripper - max effort - both hands

2) 2 hands pinch - max effort

3) Double Overhand Axle Deadlift - max effort

4) medley - 4 minutes

5) wrist roller - pulling back

The closet airport is Akron-Canton (45 minutes), followed by Cleveland (1 hour) and Columbus (1 hour 40 minutes).

There are 2 hotels within walking distance to the gym:

1) RodeWay Inn (indoor pool) - 2055 E Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone:(330) 262-5008

2) Econo Lodge - 2137 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone: (330) 264-8883

When did this change from June 8th?

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andurniat
Date: June 1, 2013

Start time: 10am

Location: Durniat Strength, 3065 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, Ohio 44691

Events:

1) 20mm block set gripper - max effort - both hands

2) 2 hands pinch - max effort

3) Double Overhand Axle Deadlift - max effort

4) medley - 4 minutes

5) wrist roller - pulling back

The closet airport is Akron-Canton (45 minutes), followed by Cleveland (1 hour) and Columbus (1 hour 40 minutes).

There are 2 hotels within walking distance to the gym:

1) RodeWay Inn (indoor pool) - 2055 E Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone:(330) 262-5008

2) Econo Lodge - 2137 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone: (330) 264-8883

When did this change from June 8th?

Just recently. My assistant Brandon is getting married on June 8th.

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jchapman
Date: June 1, 2013

Start time: 10am

Location: Durniat Strength, 3065 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, Ohio 44691

Events:

1) 20mm block set gripper - max effort - both hands

2) 2 hands pinch - max effort

3) Double Overhand Axle Deadlift - max effort

4) medley - 4 minutes

5) wrist roller - pulling back

The closet airport is Akron-Canton (45 minutes), followed by Cleveland (1 hour) and Columbus (1 hour 40 minutes).

There are 2 hotels within walking distance to the gym:

1) RodeWay Inn (indoor pool) - 2055 E Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone:(330) 262-5008

2) Econo Lodge - 2137 East Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691 phone: (330) 264-8883

When did this change from June 8th?

Just recently. My assistant Brandon is getting married on June 8th.

And you consider tht a good reason... Just kidding!

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anwnate

Okay...updated/changed my reservation dates.

Thanks Andrew.

Any word/info on February's contest?

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bwwm

Andrew - thanks for posting the updated start date - I was about to book the 2nd Sat in June.

One other question - is 10AM the weigh-in time or comp start time (i.e. should we show up earlier)?

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andurniat
Andrew - thanks for posting the updated start date - I was about to book the 2nd Sat in June.

One other question - is 10AM the weigh-in time or comp start time (i.e. should we show up earlier)?

Weigh-In time will be starting at 8:30am.

Comp starts at 10am

Okay...updated/changed my reservation dates.

Thanks Andrew.

Any word/info on February's contest?

Debating Feb. Lots on the plate. Will update this weekend.

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EricMilfeld

Can you give us any more details on the wrist roller event?

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andurniat
Can you give us any more details on the wrist roller event?

2" diameter, no knurling. Set-up will be similar to the LA FitExpo fishing pole that Odd Haugen uses. Done for time/speed, increasing in weight as you go.

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Can you give us any more details on the wrist roller event?

2" diameter, no knurling. Set-up will be similar to the LA FitExpo fishing pole that Odd Haugen uses. Done for time/speed, increasing in weight as you go.

Wow! Sounds like fun.

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daniel reinard

Oh bummer! I already got vacation for the other date. I'll see if I can even get the new date off.

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Chez

I'll be studying for the bar exam at that point but this will be a nice break and something to look forward to. Really like the idea of contesting grippers with both hands and the wrist roller. See you June.

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Amy

Shoot, shoot, shoot. The last day of school is May 31. I am not sure how that would work taking the last day off of the school year besides totally awesome to start break early with a trip out to Ohio. Gonna haveta do some investigating to finagle this one. And I've laid the gauntlet down for a fellow strongwoman competitor to come compete with me. Did I say shoot, shoot, shoot yet? He better REALLY love her. :grin:

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bwwm

I have to say, I had some relief knowing it's a wrist roller and not a frame hold for the final event.

Really glad I've kept my gripper hand strength balanced.

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EricMilfeld

Andrew, will all of the NAGS weight classes be contested?

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andurniat
Andrew, will all of the NAGS weight classes be contested?

All Weight-classes will be contested. We will also then have everyone in an open class to determine the absolute champion like we did last year.

The medley will be run how Chris did Gripmas2012 with 2 points available on every object (1 point per hand), some objects will be 2-handed and only worth 1 point.

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Andrew, will all of the NAGS weight classes be contested?

All Weight-classes will be contested. We will also then have everyone in an open class to determine the absolute champion like we did last year.

The medley will be run how Chris did Gripmas2012 with 2 points available on every object (1 point per hand), some objects will be 2-handed and only worth 1 point.

Right on!

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daniel reinard

Was able to move the vacation to the new date. Was a close call on the date already being taken by a coworker. just need a plane ticket now.

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anwnate
Was able to move the vacation to the new date. Was a close call on the date already being taken by a coworker. just need a plane ticket now.

Phew! :rock

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anwnate

Any word/info on February's contest?

Debating Feb. Lots on the plate. Will update this weekend.

I apologize in advance if I missed the update.

Not to badger...but I'd like to schedule the February weekend out if it's not going to be held...and if it is, tailor my training for it.

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andurniat

Any word/info on February's contest?

Debating Feb. Lots on the plate. Will update this weekend.

I apologize in advance if I missed the update.

Not to badger...but I'd like to schedule the February weekend out if it's not going to be held...and if it is, tailor my training for it.

Unfortunately, the Feb. comp is not going to happen.

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anwnate

Thanks for the response.

Tis okay...it may mean a better showing in June.

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daniel reinard

flight booked. let's grip.

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Eric Roussin

I'll be there as well. Does anyone know if this if the first time a Canadian will be competing in the Nationals/North American Championships?

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barbe705

I'll be there as well. Does anyone know if this if the first time a Canadian will be competing in the Nationals/North American Championships?

unless somebody knows something I don't, you will be the first.

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