World's Strongest Disabled Man 2012

“On the 19th and 20th of October 2012, Reykjavik will host the  tenth worldwide strength competition for the handicapped,” according to a press release by Magnus Ver Magnusson.

Four-time World’s Strongest Man winner Magnus Ver Magnusson is organizing the 2012 World’s Strongest Disabled Man contest.  IronMind® | Randall J. Strossen photo.
Four-time World’s Strongest Man winner Magnus Ver Magnusson is organizing the 2012 World’s Strongest Disabled Man contest.  IronMind® | Randall J. Strossen photo.


“The competition will be divided into two separated categories; wheelchair and standing.  Both categories will be open to the developmentally disabled.

“On each day competitors will attempt five to six different feats of strength.  Challenges include the following: Car-pulling by hand, Log-lifting, shoulder press, Farmers walk, rock-lifting, Hercules hold and the Moring bit carry.

“Registration is open until the 10th of October 2012.”

                                                                          ###

The IronMind Forum: discuss this article, talk strength, get help with your training. 

You can also follow IronMind on Twitter.
 

Captains of Crush® Hand Grippers


Captains of Crush grippers: the gold standard of grippers
The gold standard of grippers

This is the gripper that changed the world: 11 strengths.

Left-Turn Grippers


Left-Turn Grippers
A new twist on grippers

If you think your left hand has gotten short shrift, meet IronMind's Left-Turn grippers.

Zenith: The Digital Fitness Gripper


Zenith Gripper: conditioning and strength--endurance
New IronMind, the Zenith Gripper:

Bold looks, a different feelng and a new way to train for strong and healthy hands.

 ALight


alight-squat-125
A new way to squat, dip, chin

ALight is all alluminum with no welds, nuts or bolts— featuring beautifully crafted parts and portability on par with a bag of golf clubs.

SUPER SQUATS: How to Gain 30 Pounds of Muscle in 6 Weeks


SUPER SQUATS: How to Gain 30 Pounds of Muscle in 6 Weeks
A classic

The defnitive book on 20-rep squats, the mother of all bulk and power routines.

MILO®: A Journal for Serious Strength Athletes


Pedal to the metal: Whether you’re talking muscle cars or men muscling cars, big engines produce fast times. Standing about 6’ 9” tall and weighing approximately 420 lb.—with abs—Hafthor Julius Bjornsson has the right motor for the job. Randall J. Strossen photo
Universal power broker

We deal in kilos and meters, pounds and feet.

Strong-Enough™ Lifting Straps


IronMind: Strong-Enough Lifting Straps: Most popular" at WSM. Proven daily by the world's strongest men.
"Most popular" at WSM

Proven daily by the world's strongest men.

Expand-Your-Hand Bands


Expand-Your-Hand Bands
Say goodbye to tennis elbow

Prevent, eliminate or reduce tennis elbow and associated pains. Simple, fun and effective.