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The Big Tex Winter Rumble 2.0

Saturday, January 26, 2019, 6:00 PM

Big Tex Gym is proud to bring you The Big Tex Winter Rumble 2.0!!Come on out to Big Tex Gym in Austin, Texas on Saturday 1/26/19 to test your mettle on some classic Strongman events.  There will be vendors/sponsors, music, food, games and fun for both competitors and spectators alike! THE NATIONAL AXLE CLEAN AND PRESS RECORD WILL BE UP FOR GRABS!!! Who will walk away with the new USS Axle clean and press record?? Check out the details below! USS MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED FOR ALL COMPETITORS. MEMBERSHIPS CAN BE PURCHASED AT WEIGH INS OR BEFORE THE CONTEST HERE... http://www.unitedstatesstrongman.com/forms-and-payment Follow the Facebook event page to keep up to date on event information... https://www.facebook.com/events/285669275555280/ Contest Director: Mike LusbyContact:Mike Lusby (703-508-9316 & MikeLusbyTraining@gmail.com) and Rob Impastato (BigTexGym@gmail.com)Date & Time: 1/26/19 @ 10am Entry Deadline: Entries will be taken until the contest starts but you must enter by 1/5/19 to be guaranteed a contest T shirt. Rules Meeting: 930am (ALL ATHLETES MUST BE IN ATTENDANCE TO COMPETE)Weigh-in: Friday 1/25/19 from 8am-10am and 5pm-7pm. 1/26/19 from 8a-9amLocation: Big Tex Gym: 1921 Cedar Bend Drive, Suite # A130 Austin, TX 78758Hotel: TBD Awards: Trophies & goodie bags for 1-3rd place in all divisions/classes. Cash prize for top OPEN male and female competitors. NATIONAL AXLE CLEAN AND PRESS RECORD UP FOR GRABS!!! Divisions: **Weight classes will be combined if there are less than 5 competitors signed up** Novice Women: LW (Novice Men: LW (Open Women: LW (Open Men: LW( Adaptive/disabled: Seated & Standing Events: 1.) Max axle clean and press (National Record up for grabs) 2.) Max distance in 60 seconds H-stone carry 3.) Axle Deadlift x max reps in 60 seconds (Seated division will not do this event) 4.) Hammer Front hold x max time 5.) Stone/keg carry and load over bar medley EVENT 1- Max axle clean and press (National record up for grabs) Rules: *3 attempts. Wessels rule in effect...miss an attempt and you're out.  *60 second time limit from judge's signal. Take as many attempts as you like within the 60 second period. *Wrist wraps, elbow/knee sleeves, chalk, grip shirts, belt with buckle or lever to back ALLOWED. *Straps, suits, tacky/tacky towels, elbow/knee wraps NOT ALLOWED. *NO resting axle on belt. Judge has discretion. *elbows/knees must be extended and feet must be parallel to get the "down" call from judge. Must wait for down call for rep to be counted. *strict press, push press, push jerk, power jerk, split jerk ALLOWED. Division/Class/Starting weight (10# jumps for Women, 20# jumps for Men) Novice/LWW/100# Novice/HWW/100# Novice/LWM/160# Novice/HWM/160# Open/LWW/100# Open/MWW/100# Open/HWW/100# Open/LWM/160# Open/MWM/200# Open/HWM/200# Adaptive/Standing/160# Adaptive/Seated/160# (For this division it will be an incline press off of blocks) EVENT 2- Max distance H-stone Rules: *Athlete has 60 seconds to get as much distance as possible. Distance will be taken where stone is when time expires OR if it is dropped before the time limit expires. *Implement must be carried to the front of the body.  *Gloves, elbow/knee sleeves, belt with buckle or lever to back, forearm sleeves/athletic tape (sleeves cannot have tacky on them), grip shirts, chalk, wrist wraps ALLOWED  *Tacky/tacky towel, knee/elbow wraps, suits NOT ALLOWED *One foot must cross the line on each end (each lap will be 30-40' long) Division/Class/H-stone weight Novice/LWW/100# Novice/HWW/150# Novice/LWM/200# Novice/HWM/220# Open/LWW/150# Open/MWW/180# Open/HWW/200# Open/LWM/220# Open/MWM/250# Open/HWM/280# Adaptive/Standing/200# Adaptive/Seated/200# EVENT 3- Axle Deadlift Rules: *Athlete has 60 seconds to complete as many reps as possible. *Athlete will receive a down AND up command. NO touch and go. *Straps, belt, chalk, knee/elbow sleeves, wrist wraps, hitching ALLOWED *Suits, tacky/tacky towel, knee/elbow wraps NOT ALLOWED *Standard height (9" pick)

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