Progressive Strongest Novice 2018

The fifth year for the PSN! A massive weekend once more for the novice strongman/woman! Following on from the success of the awesome 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 competitions!

This event is designed somewhat as an introduction to the fun world of strongman/woman competition! If you have never competed before but fancy giving it a go, this is the competition for you! There will be experienced competitors helping out on the day, giving advice, so don't worry if you feel you're jumping in at the deep end!

Saturday will be for the women, with U63kg, U75kg and Openweight classes. Sunday will be for the men, with U80kg, U90kg, U105kg and Openweight classes!

Entry fee will be £25. Includes an event t-shirt and shiny things for the winners. Spaces are only confirmed by payment. Payment can be made to our Paypal account under ptsnorthampton@hotmail.com (Please state which competition, date and weight class you are entering). Confirmed athletes are listed on a pinned post on this page. No refunds for withdrawing, this does not affect your statutory rights.

Categories are limited to 15 entrants per class. Paid and confirmed competitors are on a pinned post on this event page.

Weigh-in and registration both days is 8am to 9.30am, lift off at 10am.

SPECTATOR FEES: £3 per person in advance (pay our Paypal account ptsnorthampton@hotmail.com, please state competition and date for which you're purchasing for), Under 14s free. £5 per person on the door.

All events are subject to change.

EVENTS:

Event 1: Axle Deadlift for reps (fastest time to achieve 10 reps, 60 seconds time limit)
U63kg Woman: 100kg
U75kg Woman: 105kg
Openweight Women: 110kg
U80kg Men: 160kg
U90kg Men: 170kg
U105kg Men: 180kg
Openweight Men: 190kg

Event 2: Log Lift for reps (fastest time to achieve 10 reps, 60 seconds time limit)
U63kg Woman: 35kg
U75kg Woman: 40kg
Openweight Women: 40kg
U80kg Men: 65kg
U90kg Men: 70kg
U105kg Men: 75kg
Openweight Men: 80kg
Event 3: Yoke (fastest time to achieve two 20m lengths, drop and turn, 60 seconds time limit)
U63kg Woman: 110kg
U75kg Woman: 120kg
Openweight Women: 130kg
U80kg Men: 170kg
U90kg Men: 180kg
U105kg Men: 190kg
Openweight Men: 200kg

Event 4: Farmers Walk (fastest time to achieve two 20m lengths, drop and turn, 60 seconds time limit, weight per hand)
U63kg Woman: 50kg
U75kg Woman: 55kg
Openweight Women: 60kg
U80kg Men: 90kg
U90kg Men: 95kg
U105kg Men: 100kg
Openweight Men: 105kg

Event 5: Rope Pull & Drag (fastest time to achieve two 20m lengths there and back, 60 seconds time limit)
U63kg Woman: 70kg
U75kg Woman: 80kg
Openweight Women: 90kg
U80kg Men: 110kg
U90kg Men: 120kg
U105kg Men: 130kg
Openweight Men: 140kg

Event 6: Tyre Flips (fastest time to achieve 10 reps, 60 seconds time limit)
U63kg Woman: 150kg
U75kg Woman: 150kg
Openweight Women: 180kg
U80kg Men: 180kg
U90kg Men: 180kg
U105kg Men: 300kg
Openweight Men: 300kg
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