Atomgripz Cup

May 19, 2011

atomgripz grip training hand gripper contest

Contestants:

Richie Bevan
Stew Killick
Pete Kerr
Paul Wood
Dave Johnson
Andy Bolton
Maxwell Thompson
Mike Mackenzie
Jason Horne
Jonathan Williams

Prizes from the sponsor.

Three knurled Atomgripz grippers to the overall winner, and a gripper for 2nd, 3rd and 4th place.

Not eligible for this contest, are Grip Hall of Famers from the 2000s and 2010s. Intermediate/Novice level.

Saturday 18 June, 2011

Events:

Events will be drawn on the day for each round from a 3 bowls.
Bowl 1
Vulcan 10mm block close
Vulcan 20mm block close
Vulcan 30mm block close
Dynamometer
Wrist Developer
Weaver to Rear + hold

Bowl 2
Stub (GripTopz)
Middle Fingers Deadlift – overhand grip
One Hand Vertical Bar Lift
One Hand Deadlift, using an Olympic bar (No hook grip)
Anvil Lift
One Hand Deadlift, using an Olympic Bar (with a thumbless grip)

Bowl 3
Rolling Thunder
Deadlift with 2″ bar (overhand grip, and no hook grip)
Half a Penny (GripTopz)
Shallow Hub (GripTopz)
One Hand Pinch Lift [draw a width] *
Two Hands Pinch Lift [draw a width] *
* Only one pinch lift event to be used, in case of skin tear.

Cup contest format.

A draw will be made to see which competitor is paired against the others.
The winners will move on to the next round, where they would then be drawn again to see who goes against whom. Eventually there will be just two left, and this is the final.

The sponsor has said there will be a mini comp to win a gold gripper at the end. This will be a 20mm block reps with the triple band smooth gripper.

Venue:

At the “Grip Factory”, Stafford

Start:
11 am

Promoter:
David Horne

Entrance fee:

£15 paid in advance prior to 18 May. £20 after this date.
To compete please send the payment through paypal to world_of_grip@ntlworld.com

Trophies:

These will be the cast trophies.

Rules:

Rules will be shown on the day, before each event starts.

Competitors

Richie Bevan – PAID
Stew Killick – PAID
Pete Kerr – PAID
Paul Wood – PAID
Dave Johnson
Andy Bolton
Maxwell Thompson
Mike Mackenzie
Richard Scott
Jason Horne
Jonathan Williams

(Not eligible for this contest, are Grip Hall of Famers from the 2000s and 2010s)
David Horne
Steve Gardener
Nick McKinless
Jim Wylie
Laurence Shahlaei
Mark Felix
Elizabeth Horne
Laine Snook
Gary Hunt

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