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December 4, 2021

2021 Reindeer Games

$100

Irving, TX

The Big Tex Events and ADL Live are proud to present: 

2021 Reindeer Games!

 

This competition will have the Pro (qualifier) Division ....Which means a chance for USS Athletes to get qualify to get their FIRST USS INTERNATIONAL PRO CARD in 2022!

Come on out on 12/4/2021 at Irving Convention Center ... to test your mettle on some classic Strongman events. This event will be in conjunction with powerlifting, straight curl, and bodybuilding, an entire fitness expo! There will be vendors/sponsors, music, food, games and fun for both competitors and spectators alike! Check out the details below!

 

USS MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED FOR ALL COMPETITORS. MEMBERSHIPS CAN BE PURCHASED AT WEIGH-INS OR BEFORE THE CONTEST HERE

 

***ENTRIES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-TRANSFERABLE***

 

Contest Directors/Promoters: Jon Eklund, Stephen Moore, Robert Impastato, Esther Chou

Contact: Jon Eklund  (jetrainingbtg@gmail.com) or Stephen Moore (ironguildstrength@gmail.com)

Date & Time: 12/04/21 at 9:30am

 

Entry Deadline: Entries will be taken until the day before the contest but you must enter by 11/20/21 to have a T-shirt included with entry. Due to our contractual obligations, all athletes that do not sign up before we order shirts must buy a contest T-shirt for the show. We will sell them at cost, usually they are only $12 for athletes and $20 for spectators on event date.

 

----- HOTEL INFO -----

1. WESTIN IRVING CONVENTION CENTER HOTEL

2. TEXICAN COURT

3. HILTON GARDEN INN

4. HAMPTON IN DALLAS-IRVING-LAS COLINAS

 

Click link below to see hotel options:

https://battleupproductions.com/bot-hotel-travel

 

----- Athletes INFO ----

Rules Meeting: 8:30am (ALL ATHLETES MUST BE IN ATTENDANCE TO COMPETE)

Weigh-in: Friday 12/3/21  from 9:00am-11:00am and 5:00-7:00pm (Location: TBD)

Location: (TBD)

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Saturday 12/4/21 from 7:00am-8:00am at the contest venue:

Location: Irving Convention Center

500 West Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving, TX 75039

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----- AWARDS -----

$500 for top OPEN male and female athletes. 

$200 for all OPEN first place winners 

& trophies & goody bags for 1-3rd place in all divisions/classes. 

There must be 5 in each weight class for the cash prize

 

$500 for 1st place male and female in Pro Class

$300 for 2nd place male and female in Pro Class

$200 for 3rd place male and female in Pro Class


Winner of the Pro Class goes to Pro Internationals as well!

Pro class must have a minimum 6 athletes to receive an invite. Min. of 5 to receive prize money to the top 3, but no invite.

 

If there are 4 or less, you can go into your respective weight class in the amateurs for a chance to win prize money there and go to amatuer nationals.

 

Divisions: **Weight classes/class sub divisions will be combined if there are less than 5 competitors signed up**

Men & Women:

  • Novice- LW/HW
  • Open- LW/MW/HW
  • Hero
  • Masters
  • Pro (Open to all looking to earn "Pro" status)

 

Events:

 

Viking Press (xReps)

Same as any other viking press. You can Strict Press or Push Press. No Double Dipping. No Jerk Motions. 
Most reps wins. If timer runs out while athlete is in the process of finishing the top of the moment, the rep will count if completed. NOTE- there will be no resting after timer stops. Must be in motion. As soon as a rest is taken or movement goes in reverse, it will be called.

Yoke Race (dual lane) (x time/distance)

Athletes will start under the weight ready to go. No Drops allowed after safe zone. Only front of the implement needs to cross the line.

Hercules Hold (xTime)

Weight TBD, we will be using Country Crush Handles for Extra Difficulty. Timer starts when athlete shows control of the weights in hand. Best time wins
Chalk/Liquid Chalk Only - IE NO TACKY


Conan’s Wheel (xDistance)

Athlete will start under the weight ready to go. On the start, athletes will lift the implement and walk in a circle until they drop the weight. distance will be taken.

Chalk/Liquid Chalk Only - IE NO TACKY

River stone Shouldering (xReps)
Weight TBD. Athletes will clean an awkward river stone to their shoulder, demonstrate control with one arm/hand on the implement and it clearly resting on the shoulder. Most reps wins. If timer runs out while athlete is in the process of finishing the top of the moment, the rep will count if completed. NOTE- there will be no resting after timer stops. Must be in motion. As soon as a rest is taken or movement goes in reverse, it will be called.

Tacky Allowed

Tie Breaker Event-

Any tie in the final Top 3 will be contested in a Strongman Battle. To be determine week of contest.
Examples are - Tug of War | Pole Push | MAS Wrestling 

Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
500 West Las Colinas Boulevard
Irving, TX 75039
View Map
Dec 04, 2021

Start Time
3:58 PM
Meet Director
Jon Eklund/ Co-Director: Stephen Moore
beyourbest@eonfitnezz.com
805-551-5227

Sponsored by








Events and Weights
Division Viking PressYoke RaceHercules HoldConan’s WheelRiver stone Shouldering
Novice W LW (165-)TBD300TBD245TBD
Pro WomenTBD500TBD450TBD
Novice W HW (165+)TBD300TBD245TBD
Open W LW (132-)TBD340TBD295TBD
Open W MW (148-)TBD380TBD335TBD
Open W MW (165-)TBD380TBD335TBD
Open W HW (181-)TBD420TBD355TBD
Open W HW (198-)TBD420TBD355TBD
Open W SHW (+)TBD450TBD400TBD
Masters Women (Single Class)TBD340TBD285TBD
Hero Women (Single Class)TBD340TBD285TBD
Pro MenTBD900TBD600TBD
Novice M LW (220-)TBD450TBD385TBD
Novice M HW (220+)TBD450TBD425TBD
Open M LW (165-)TBD550TBD435TBD
Open M LW (181-)TBD550TBD435TBD
Open M MW (198-)TBD650TBD475TBD
Open M MW (220-)TBD650TBD475TBD
Open M HW (242-)TBD750TBD515TBD
Open M HW (275-)TBD750TBD515TBD
Open M SHW (+)TBD800TBD550TBD
Masters Men (Single Class)TBD550TBD425TBD
Hero Men (Single Class)TBD550TBD425TBD

Early Bird Price
$100
Available until Oct 18, 2021

Regular Price
$110
Registration Closes Nov 20, 2021

Refund Policy
No refunds.
This event is limited to 100 athletes.
97 spots remain.
Athlete RegistrationView Scoreboard