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2021 StrongHawk Competition

The StrongHawk competition is the first of its kind held at the University of Iowa! This is a strongman/strongwoman competition that will require strength, power, toughness, and extreme grit to finish. Competitors will be competing in five different events over the span of the event.  Participants must be 18 years of age or older to compete.

 

2021 StrongHawk Competition

Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021 

Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Hubbard Park

Rain Location: Hawkeye Tennis & Recreation Complex

 

Equipment access is FREE to participate in. No pre-registration for access times is necessary, however you do need to register in advance for an exercise time slot for access times hosted at the CRWC. Time slots are available 24 hours in advance.

Indoor StrongHawk Equipment Access | Campus Recreation & Wellness Center, 1st Floor East Platforms

  • Monday, February 1 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday, February 10 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Monday, February 15 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday, February 24 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Monday, March 1 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 3 | 3:30 - 4:30 PM
  • Monday, March 8 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Wednesday, March 10 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Monday, March 15 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 17 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Monday, March 22 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday, March 24 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday, March 30 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Tuesday, April 6 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Outdoor StrongHawk Equipment Access | Hubbard Park, Northeast Quadrant

  • Monday, March 1 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Wednesday, March 3 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Monday, March 8 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Wednesday, March 10 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Monday, March 15 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Wednesday, March 17 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Monday, March 22 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Wednesday, March 24 | CANCELED DUE TO POOR FIELD CONDITIONS
  • Monday, March 29 | 1:30 - 2:30 PM
  • Wednesday, March 31 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Monday, April 5 | 1:30 - 2:30 PM
  • Wednesday, April 7 | CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
  • Monday, April 12 | 1:30 - 2:30 PM
  • Wednesday, April 14 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
  • Monday, April 19 | 1:30 - 2:30 PM
  • Wednesday, April 21 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Women:
  • Light Weight: up to 144.99 lbs
  • Middle Weight: 145 lbs - 179.99 lbs
  • Heavy Weight: 180 lbs and up 
Men: 
  • Light Weight: up to 184.99 lbs
  • Middle Weight: 185 lbs - 219.99 lbs
  • Heavy Weight: 220 lbs and up
  • Deadlift for Reps: Athlete will deadlift a predetermined weight for as many reps as possible in 1 minute
  • Truck Pull: A truck will be attached to a harness that the competitor will wear. The competitor will pull the truck down a 50 ft. track. Time to completion is recorded. 
  • Press Medley: Athlete will perform a single rep on a predetermined weight circus bell, and then move on to the log press implement for as many rounds as possible in 1 minute.
  • Yoke and Frame Carry: Athlete will take the yoke down a 50 ft course, and carry the frame back with predetermined weights.
  • Atlas Stones: Athlete will load a single stone over a yoke bar placed at an appropriate height.

Events for the 2021 Competition are subject to change.

Registration

Capacity: 60

Price: $20 - members | $30 - non-members

Register

 

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