The 2021 Arnold Strongman UK goes down October 3rd, at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, England. This is a breakdown of everything you need to know about this massive strongman event.
Just a week after the Arnold Classic in the US, the Arnold Sports Festival takes a trip to the UK for the first time, teaming up with Giants Live. This massive showcase will feature contests in a variety of sports, ranging from powerlifting, bodybuilding, arm wrestling, wrestling, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, MMA, and calisthenics, as well as the first ever CrossFit event at the ASF, and of course the Arnold Strongman UK.
The strongman event takes place on the last day of the Arnold Sports Festival UK, which runs from October 1st-3rd. With that in mind, here is everything you need to know about watching the strongman portion of this contest.
How To Watch The 2021 Arnold Strongman UK
The Arnold Strongman UK is a one day event consisting of ten competitors ranging from World’s Strongest Man winners, Giants Live winners, and more. If you wanted to see the action in person, you would have bought tickets for the contest on the Eventbrite website, but it is now sold out.
That said, if you are unable to make it to see the action unfold live, you can watch the stream wherever you are, online through the Facebook Livestream. This stream does cost $4.99, but covers the entirety of the strongman contest.
Arnold Strongman UK Athlete Roster
The roster for the 2021 Arnold Strongman UK is made up of ten athletes, including the 2020 and 2021 WSM champions, as well as an 8x Arnold Strongman Classic champion. It is honestly a super stacked lineup of some of the best athletes around the world.
Here is the full roster of athletes competing:
- Nedzmin Ambeskovic
- Konstantine Janashia
- JF Caron
- Mark Felix
- Oleksii Novikov
- Evan Singleton
- Trey Mitchell
- Luke Stoltman
- Tom Stoltman
- Žydrūnas Savickas
There will be five events making up the 2021 Arnold Strongman UK, testing a wide array of abilities, ranging from grip strength, to cardio, and pure power. One thing that is missing from this event though is the iconic Atlas Stones, instead being replaced by a Castle Stone event.
Here is a breakdown of the events featured at this strongman contest:
- Hercules Hold
- Axle Deadlift
- Frame Carry
- Heavy Dumbbell for Reps
- Castle Stones
With all of these exciting events, and a stellar lineup of the world’s top competitors, it will be exciting to see how the 2021 Arnold Strongman UK pans out. Stay tuned to Fitness Volt for updates on the competition as it takes place.