May 20, 2023
2023 Viking Games
Friday May 19th: 622 Christiansen Way 7:30-8:30am and 5:00-7:00pm
Saturday May 20th: Event location 8:00-9:00am
The Viking press apparatus will be adjusted to the correct height for each competitor. Competitor will lift the Viking press to a full overhead lockout and must show control with their feet even and still. The judge will give a “Down” command when a good rep has been achieved. The lifter must lower the implement to the shoulders before beginning the next rep. The implement may be set down at any point. Double dipping is allowed. Competitors will have 60 seconds to complete as many reps as possible. Most good reps wins. Note that due to the point at which the weights are loaded on the apparatus the weight will feel slightly less than the listed weights.
The competitor will pull a truck with a harness and an assist rope for a distance of 60’. The competitor will have 60 sec. for the pull. Fastest time to complete the pull wins. Pulls that don’t go the full 60’ will be measured for distance. No one other then the competitor will be able to pull the slack out of the rope.
Tire flip and load medley
Each competitor will flip a tire approximately 60’. The competitor will then have to carry and load 3 or 4 items (To be determined) on top of the tire. There is a 90 second time limit.
Each competitor will be given 60 seconds to load 5 stones beginning with the lightest and going in order with the last one being the heaviest. Split times will be given for each stone loaded. Load height for men will be approx. 42” and approx. 33” for women. Tacky cloths or chalk may be used. NO TACKY ALLOWED.
Frame hold & Trap bar hold
Judges with give the command for the competitors to take their grip. The judge will the give a “Lift” command and the time will begin when the lifter is in the locked out position. Competitors will hold the frame until their grip gives out. The longest time held wins. No hooks, straps, or gloves allowed.
Events and Weights
|Division||Viking Press||Truck Pull (Harness)||Tire flip / Load medley||Atlas stones||Frame / Trap bar hold|
|Novice Women (Single Class)||120||60' pull (Truck TBD)||350 tire/ load 3-4 implements||85/110/120/140/160||315|
|Open W MW (165-)||120||60' pull (Truck TBD)||350 tire/ load 3-4 implements||85/110/120/140/160||315|
|Open W SHW (+)||150||60' pull (Flatbed truck)||350 tire/ load 120lbs milk can, 100lbs sand bag, 100lbs tire||120/140/160/175/200||375|
|Masters Women (Single Class)||120||60' pull (Truck TBD)||350 tire/ load 3-4 implements||85/110/120/140/160||315|
|Novice Men (Single Class)||230||60' pull (Flatbed truck)||350 tire/ load 125 Keg, 150 sand bag, 100lbs tire||200/220/230/240/275||410|
|Open M LW (181-)||230||60' pull (Truck TBD)||500 tire/ load 3-4 implements||220/250/275/300/315||450|
|Open M MW (220-)||230||60' pull (12,300lbs box truck)||500 tire/ load190lbs Cat track roller, 150 lbs sand bag, 150 lbs keg||220/250/275/300/315||450|
|Open M HW (275-)||280||60' pull (12,300lbs box truck)||500 tire/ load 190lbs Cat track roller, 150 lbs sand bag, 150 lbs keg||220/250/275/300/315||540|
|Open M SHW (+)||280||60' pull (12,300lbs box truck)||500 tire/ load 190lbs Cat track roller, 150 lbs sand bag, 150 lbs keg||220/250/275/300/315||540|
|Masters Men (Single Class)||230||60' pull (Flatbed truck)||350 tire/ load 125 Keg, 150 sand bag, 100lbs tire||200/220/230/240/275||410|
Registration Closes May 19, 2023
4 spots remain.