April 24, 2021

Blue Collar Bash


Campbellsville, KY

General Information

This will be a United States Strongman sanctioned competition.

Must have Current 2021 USS Membership in order to compete. 

This competition is capped at 30 competitors. 

Awards and Prizes

All 1st place competitors in each class/division qualify for USS Nationals 2022

Prizes will be awarded for top three finishers in each class/division

Entry Fees:

$50 Early Bird Discount if registered NLT March 15, 2021
$60 After EB Discount
No day of registrations
Any entries received after April 1, 2021 are not guaranteed a t-shirt


Day of event weigh-in will begin at 8:00AM (all times are EDT)

Weigh-ins may be done the evening prior to the event with prior coordination.  Contact Meet Director for details.


Numerous hotels are in the area including Super 8, Best Western and Holiday Inn Express.  Currently no discounts are available.

Event Rules & Information 

Subject to updates - Check Facebook Event for updates

18" Deadlift (Barbell with heavy equipment tires and weights)

  • Competitor will have 30 seconds to get strapped in, ammonia sniff, etc
  • Competitor must wait for “DOWN” command on every rep for rep to count (Hips & knees locked out)
  • Fingers must be wrapped around the bar - No hanging bar on straps
  • No bouncing of implement
  • Equipment allowed: lifting straps, figure 8 straps, hard belt, soft belt, chalk, knee sleeves, elbow sleeves, wrist wraps
  • Equipment NOT allowed: tacky/grip spray, deadlift suits/squat suits

Press Medley (Keg, Axle, Log)

  • 60 seconds from judges command to complete clean and press of all three implements
    • Keg, Axle, Log is the order
    • Log will be cleaned once and then pressed for reps after one successful clean and press of the first two implements
  • Must wait for "DOWN" command from judge on each press
  • Elbow(s) must be locked out/feet parallel and in control in order to receive good lift from judge
  • Athlete must show control over the implement back to the ground
  • Split times WILL NOT be taken
  • Equipment allowed: soft belt, hard belt, chalk, wrist wraps, knee sleeves, elbow sleeves, grip shirts
  • Equipment NOT allowed: SC/OCG grip shirts, wrist straps (of any kind), tacky, sticky spray, adhesive of any kind

Arm-Over-Arm Truck Pull (50 feet)

  • Equipment allowed: soft belt, hard belt, chalk, wrist wraps, knee sleeves, elbow sleeves
  • 60 seconds from judges command to complete pull
  • Fastest time wins
  • If time runs out, distance will be counted
  • Athlete can have ONE person to help take up slack
  • Equipment allowed: Knee sleeves, elbow sleeves, gloves, wrist wraps, hard belt, soft belt, chalk
  • Equipment NOT allowed: Tacky, adhesive of any kind,

Conan's Wheel (Max Distance)

  • Athletes will be measured for bar height at check-in
  • Judged on max distance measured in degrees & full revolutions
  • Bar must be carried in crook of elbow (NO FRONT RACK OR RESTING ON BELT)
  • Only 1 drop allowed
  • Equipment allowed: knee sleeves, elbow sleeves, hard belt, soft belt, grip shirt, wrist wraps, gloves, chalk
  • Equipment NOT allowed: SC/OCG grip shirt, straps, adhesive of any kind
Campbellsville Baptist Church
420 North Central Ave
Campbellsville, KY 42718
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Apr 24, 2021

Start Time
10:00 AM
Meet Director
Daniel Leathers

Sponsored by

Events and Weights
Division Press Medley (Keg, Axle, Log)18" DeadliftArm-Over-Arm Truck PullConan's Wheel Surprise Event
Novice W LW (165-)75#, 95#, 95#355#16 Pass. Van150# + ImplementTBD
Novice W HW (165+)100#, 105#, 105#385#16 Pass. Van175# + ImplementTBD
Novice M LW (220-)150#, 150#, 150#425#Small Bus225# + ImplementTBD
Novice M HW (220+)175#, 165#, 165#455#Small Bus250# + ImplementTBD

Early Bird Price
Available until Mar 15, 2021

Regular Price
Registration Closes Apr 10, 2021

Refund Policy
No refunds.
This event is limited to 30 athletes.
3 spots remain.