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August 11, 2013

Sports Center hosts 6th annual strongman competition

The Clark Sports Center hosted its sixth annual Vis Vires Outdoor Strongman Competition on Saturday.

There were 18 competitors who each competed in seven tests of strength: The Sled Drag, Tire Flip with Hussefelt Stone Carry, Keg Walk, Conan’s Wheel, Log Frame Deadlift, Hercules Hold and the Slater Stone Pass.

The overall male winner was Shawn Gott and the overall female winner was Aliyah Emas.

There were four weight classes: Under 185 pounds, 186-200 pounds, 201-225 pounds and over 225 pounds.

The winners for each weight division are as follows:

Under 185 pounds

1) Raheem Tyler

2) Austin Shockey

186-200 pounds

1) Josh Wood

2) Denny Rydos

201-225 pounds

1) Dustin Talbert

2) Ryan Parr

More than 225 pounds

1) Thomas Davis

2) Dan Agnese

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