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Official Strongman Games - Finals

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  • Dates: December 16, 2017 - December 17, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Venue: Dorton Arena
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Admission: $15 (online); $20 (door); VIP tickets available


Many of the strongest women and men in the world will be competing at Dorton Arena at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Strength sports will be on showcase in the following divisions:

  • World's Strongest Man - Masters
  • World's Strongest Man - 105k/231 lbs
  • World's Strongest Man - 90k/198 lbs
  • World's Strongest Man - 80k/176 lbs
  • World's Strongest Woman
  • World's Strongest Woman - 82k/180 lbs
  • World's Strongest Woman - 64k/141 lbs
  • World's Strongest Woman - Masters
  • Giant's Live Qualifier - Open Mens