Saturday is competition day. There will be some amazing feats of strength on display! The Strongman competition is being put on by Rise Performance 618. The CrossFit competition hosted by Rend Lake Fitness/Hamco CrossFit and Powerlifting by the Southern Powerlifting Federation. They will also have a record setting event through USS for the circus dumbbell!
Sunday they will have Strongman seminars where you can try out some of the implements used in competition!There will be a seminar and display of Brazilian Ju Jitsu and events that spectators will be able to be involved in.All weekend long they have fundraisers going on for some really great causes.
They have 2x 105kg Worlds Strongest Man Anthony Fuhrman, as well as future Worlds Strongest Man Evan Singleton, coming to judge strongman. We also have the owner of the United States Strongman Corp, Willie Wessels, coming down to oversee our strongman event as well as the Illinois chair, Mike Lohman.
Along with all that, a bunch of local and nationally known vendors are coming and the Southern Illinois National Guard recruiters are setting up some challenges for everyone to try out. There's going to be something for everyone so come on out February 5 & 6 and join the fun!