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U23 Ireland Strongest Man 2017. Our annual event will bring competitors of a Junior class from 16-23 year old from all 4 corners of Ireland.  Any competitor that turns 24 this year can not enter (passports or other driving licenses must be shown at the event).  Competitors this will also be a qualification process that will lead to World class Junior events.  This competition will be part of the Irish Strength Association Games MMXVll.  Competitors must sign in at 10.30 on the 28th October 2017.


  1. Monster Tyre Flip (400KG) – 4 lanes, 75 secs, No tacky, Chalk only.
  2. Deadlift of vehicle for Reps – 250KG, 75 secs, Straps allowed (No figure of 8s). Many reps as possible into a locked out position with shoulders back and no bouncing.  This will be an individual event.
  3. Duck Walk for distance – 75 secs, 200KG, Chalk Only.  Competitors must lift the duck sportingly together.  Up a 20 metre course and breaking the line with your foot every 20 metres.
  4. Louis Cyr Axle for Reps- 107KG for as many reps as possible, no belt cleans, 75 secs, Chalk Only.  Competitors must bring the axle to a locked out position with head forward and returned under control.  this will be a paired event.
  5. 145KG Stone over a 4ft Bar for Reps, 75 secs for as many reps as possible.  Tacky Allowed.


Can anyone stop Matthew McCoy from claiming his 4th title?

Click the link below about signing up for this event online for £30. Failure to complete online will result in a £40 participation cost.



Oct 28, 2017
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Since it's formation in July 2000, the Irish Strength Association have gone from strength to strength, boasting over 140 members, many of whom have competed in the highest levels of Strongest Man,Arm-wrestling and Highland games competitions. Mission: To be the strongest on the planet!

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