Saturday, July 15, 2017


Iowa State University 
Parking Lot S7 - East of Jack Trice Stadium

Parking is available in parking lot S8; please refrain from parking in the competition lot.


8:30 a.m. - Onsite Registration
9:30 a.m. - Competition Starts


Jerrod Enyart & Brian Brink
515.689.7333 (Jerrod)

Competition Format

Men and women will compete in four of seven possible events which may include: Farmers Walk, Tire Flip, Vehicle Pull, Loading Relay, Arm Over Arm Pull, Ground to Overhead Relay, Car Deadlift, and/or Overhead Press.  Events will be decided on the day of competition.  Event directors have the right to change events day of competition for site conditions and safety of the athletes (i.e. weather conditions, etc.).

Weight Classes for Women (140 lbs & Under, 141 - 165 lbs, and 166 lbs & Over)
Weight Casses for Men (175 lbs & Under, 176-200, 201-231, 232-265, 266-300, 301 & Over)
Master's Division for athletes 40 & Older (Weight classes will depend upon entries)

To improve competition flow, some divisions and events may run simultaneously or side by side


Click Here for Strongman Event Information

*NOTE: This is a natural meet (no athletes allowed that have used anabolic steroids or strength inducing hormones).

Age Determining Date

Athletes must be 18 or over as of July 15, 2017


Athletes will receive a colored T-shirt.  Pre-registered athletes have the option to upgrade to a dri-fit for an additional $10.  T-shirts will be available at your venue.

Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Gold, Silver, and Bronze will be awarded in each division.


If you know of someone that would like to volunteer for the strongman competition please have them contact Seann Demaris at the Ames CVB at 800.288.7470.


140 lbs & Under

141-165 lbs

166+ lbs

Master's | 40 & Over


Lightweight | 175 lbs & Under

Lightweight | 176-200 lbs

Lightweight | 201-231 lbs

Heavyweight | 232-265 lbs

Heavyweight | 266-300 lbs

Heavyweight | 301+ lbs

Master's | 40 & Over

Registration Deadline

$26 Entry Fee
Postmark: Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Online: Wednesday, June 28, 2017

$31 Entry Fee
Online Only: Thursday, June 29 - Sunday, July 9, 2017

On-Site Registration

$31 Entry Fee; pre-registration is preferred