David Horne’s World’s Strongest Hands series continued with 47 competitors competing in multiple locations yesterday - Steve Gardener took top honors overall and Elizabeth Horne was the highest ranking woman in yesterday's grip strength contest.
This was a three-event contest, featuring Horne’s adjustable pinch grip device, wrist developer and adjustable gripper: Jedd Johnson won the 2-hands pinch; Stew Killick, Steve Gardener and Nick McKinless ended in a three-way tie on the wrist developer; and Paul Knight won the Vulcan gripper. David Horne retained his overall lead after the first two legs on the men’s side and Elizabeth Horne.
"There are some serious grip athletes in this comp; with the likes of Paul Knight and Andrew Durniat also joining at this stage," David Horne told IronMind.
Top ten overall results from yesterday:
|4.||Aaron Corcorran, Paul Knight||15.5|
Five women also competed:
|2.||Mary Ann McKeague||8.0|
After two legs, here are the total points:
|10.||Stew Killick, Jouni Pakarinen||7.000|