Strongman challenge 2014 at the LA Fit Expo

We covered last year’s LA Fit Expo and so thought it only right to provide you with the results of this year’s too. Once again, the competition acted as a qualifier for the Arnold Strongman Classic with the top two finishers earning a place.

Axle – floor to overhead (320lbs/145kgs)

  • Josh Thigpen – 7
  • Dimitar Savatinov – 7
  • Jerry Pritchett – 6
  • Dave Ostlund – 5
  • Nick Best – 4
  • Eric Patterson – 2
  • Evan Hansmann – 1
  • Joel Dircks – 1
  • Mark Felix – 1
  • Chris Davies – 0

Wheelbarrow Medley (3 implements, 18m course)

  • Dimitar Savatinov – 94.03 Seconds
  • Jerry Pritchett – 15.98m
  • Mark Felix – 13.90m
  • Nick Best – 13.25m
  • Josh Thigpen – 7.75m
  • Dave Ostlund – 7.50m
  • Evan Hansmann – 7.18m
  • Chris Davies – 3.65m
  • Eric Patterson – 3.08m
  • Joel Dircks – 0.00m

Super Yoke (915lbs/415kgs for 60’/18m and then 1050lbs/475kgs for 60’/18m with no drops)

  • Nick Best – 34.72 seconds
  • Jerry Pritchett – 37.30 seconds
  • Mark Felix – 107’5”/32.22m
  • Dave Ostlund – 107’3”/32.18m
  • Josh Thigpen – 88’5”/26.53m
  • Dimitar Savatinov – 86’1”/25.90m
  • Evan Hansmann – 68’4”/20.50m
  • Eric Patterson – 66’2”/19.85m
  • Chris Davies – 34’5”/10.32m
  • Joel Dircks – 5’11”/1.78m

Deadlift Medley – we haven’t been able to find results so far – watch this space!

Pole Push

  • Dimitar Savatinov – 1st
  • Joel Dircks – 2nd
  • Mark Felix – 3rd
  • Nick Best – 4th
  • Jerry Pritchett – 5th
  • Dave Ostlund – 5th
  • Evan Hansmann – 5th
  • Eric Patterson – 5th
  • Chris Davies – 5th
  • Josh Thigpen – Injured

Top 5 overall:

  1.  Jerry Pritchett – 50.0 points
  2. Dimitar Savatinov – 46.5 points
  3. Nick Best – 45.0 points
  4. Mark Felix – 43.0 points
  5. Dave Ostlund – 40.0 points

With thanks to Craig Pfisterer who shared the results over at Marunde Muscle’s forums.