The Strongest Man st the Y will be held April 9, 2011 at the Salisbury, NC YMCA. This contest started in 2009, there is a Spring and Fall contest each year. If you have never competed before this is the perfect introduction to strongman. It's a non NAS sanctioned event, entry fee is only $25 and first place in each of 4 weight classes is $250 cash. Events:
-atlas stones (probably 170, 235, and 280lbs)
-circus dumbbell press
-prowler sled push
Silverback Strength Equipment will be one of the sponsors- cambered squat bars, push sleds, atlas stones, and 2" axles will be available to try out and buy the day of the contest.
Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/pages/Strongest-Man-at-the-JF-Hurley-YMCA/108665365855375
Media coverage http://www.salisburypost.com/Area/081709-Strongman-competition