Hotel Info: Radisson Hotel New Rochelle, Radisson Plaza, New Rochelle, NY or Extended Stay America White Plains - Elmsford, 118 West Main Street, Elmsford, NY 10523
Weigh-in and Registration:Day of Contest 8-9a.m. 24-hr weigh in’s available upon appt. only! Saturday 3/17/18 from 9am-2pm at NY Strong.
Everyone must weigh in.
Anyone who enters 3 or more events qualifies for USS Nationals on June 30th 2018. Entering 2 or more events gets you a contest Tshirt, one event does not.
USS valid 2018 membership is required for all athletes to compete. Can purchase at the contest. It’s $20. Cash or Check, NO Credit Cards.
Awards: Medals for setting or breaking a NY State Record or National Record in each category.
Entry Fee Paid:$35 per event. You choose which ones.
Entry Deadline: 3/4/18 or when we reach the contest cap of 50 athletes. NO REFUNDS.
Admission: $10 at the door for spectators
Parking:Huge municipal lot with pay station adjacent to gym.
USS National Records:
FOLLOW EVENT PAGE FOR UPDATES AND DETAILS!!!!!
Events in this Order (Tentatively):
MAX Log Clean and Press, MAX Deadlift, MAX Axle Clean and Press, MAX 18” Deadlift, Log Clean & Press Away, Deadlift for reps, Axle Clean and Press Away, Max Atlas Stone Load, 46" for women and 50" for men. 60s for all. Wessels rule on all maxes. 3 attempts, miss and you are done.
All max events are 3 attempts max but Wessel’s Rule applies, if you miss you are out. 10lb jumps for Log & Axle, 20lb jumps for Deadlift and 18” Deadlift for women and 30lb jumps for men. You will not call your weight, do not ask, unless its for a record and then there can be a 5lb jump. Stones: 100, 125, 145, 160, 190, 210, 225, 250, 275. 300, 315, 335, 360, 380, 400, 420, 450.
Rules: Deadlift we allow hitching, straps and suits. Sleeves and wrist wraps and chalk are allowed. Wait for down signal on everything. Do not drop any implements from lockout or overhead. do not throw a stone at the receiver. Tacky is allowed. Bring your own goo gone or tacky remover. We will have SOME tacky for sale as well as duct tape and coban tape. For the Axle clean and press, you can hit the belt but do not rest it on the belt, we will go over a demo at the rules meeting. Axle and logs will be picked from bumper plate standard height.
NY STATE RECORD BREAKERS 3 & USS NATIONAL RECORDS
In consideration of your acceptance of this entry, I hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, and my assignees, waive and release all rights and damages I may have against United States Strongman, Inc., Willie Wessels, NY Strong, Todd Giorgi, Chris Langtry, any and all sponsors of the event, their representatives and assigns, for any and all injuries incurred by me in conjunction with these championships and in traveling to and from the event. And in further consideration of permission being granted to me to participate in the United States Strongman, Inc. CONTEST and its related events, I hereby grant United States Strongman, Inc., NY Strong, and/or any other approved video or entertainment organization and all of their agents, successors, licensees and assigns, the right to photograph or otherwise reproduce (whether by film, tape, still photography or otherwise) my voice, appearance and name, and to exhibit, distribute, transmit, and/or otherwise exploit any and all media, including without limitation, by means of still photography, motion pictures, radio, television, television motion pictures, video, printing or any other medium now known or hereafter devised, including with respect also to any merchandising, advertising and/or publicity, and the right to use my name and information about me in any connection with any of the foregoing. The rights granted by me hereunder are granted for the entire universe and shall endure in perpetuity and no further compensation shall be payable to me at any time in connection therewith. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to obligate United States Strongman, Inc., NY Strong, and/or any other approved video or entertainment organization, to photograph or otherwise reproduce my voice, appearance or name, or to make use of any rights granted herein. I also understand that the aforementioned rights may be reassigned at any time without further consent. I understand that United States Strongman, Inc., NY Strong, and/or any other approved video or entertainment organization, are videotaping and photographing the Event in express reliance upon the foregoing, and I represent and agree that I am free to grant the rights granted to United States Strongman, Inc., NY Strong, and/or any other approved video or entertainment organization hereunder. Therefore I affix my signature below: