October 30, 2021

The Second Annual Rougarou Classic


Baton Rouge, LA

The Second Annual Rougarou Classic

The Atlas Strength Shop will be hosting the 2nd Annual Rougarou Classic on Saturday October 30th at 10:00am.

Weigh ins will be from 9:00am-1:00pm and again from 2:00pm-5:00pm on Friday October 29th then again at 8:00am on October 30th

Rules meeting Starts at 9:00am on Saturday October 30th

Rules: (Copies will be handed out at weigh ins as well)

Event 1: Max Log Press; Wessell’s Rule, 60 seconds per attempt, only reps with a down command will be counted, if the log is disrespected (at the judge’s discretion) you will receive and automatic ZERO in the event.

Equipment Allowed: Grip Shirts, Knee Sleeves, Elbow Sleeves, Wrist Wraps, Belts, (soft belts too)

Event 2: Yoke Run; 50 feet there and back, Drops Allowed, Front of the yoke must cross the cones at the 50 foot mark and back of the yoke must cross at the finish.  Event will be judged by speed for people who finish and distance for people that don’t.  Max time :60 seconds

Equipment Allowed: Grip Shirt, Chalk, Knee Sleeve, Knee Wraps, Elbow Sleeves, Wrist Wraps, Belt (soft belts too)

Event 3: 13” Axle Deadlift; Max Reps in 60 seconds, athlete begins with their hands on the bar, reps without a down command will not count

Equipment Allowed: Chalk, Knee Sleeves, Elbow Sleeves, Wrist Wraps, Straps, Belt, Soft Belt, Deadlift Suit (the show will not wait for you to put it on)

Event 4: Hercules Hold; Hold on for as long as you possibly can.  We’re planning for ring handles similar to the Donnie Stones.

Equipment Allowed: Chalk, Knee Sleeves, Elbow Sleeves, Wrist Wraps, Belt, Soft Belt

Event 5: 6 Stone Atlas Stone Series; Athletes will start on the far left side with their forearms on the platform and when the timekeeper yell’s “Go” they will have 90 seconds to lift as many stones to the platform as the can from lightest to heaviest.  

Equipment Allowed: Chalk, Tacky, Stone Sleeves, Tape, Grip Shirts, Knee Sleeves,  Tacky will remain in the designated area ONLY.

The Atlas Strength Shop
2612 N Dumont Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
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Oct 30, 2021

Start Time
10:00 AM
Meet Director
Cameron Ray

Sponsored by

Events and Weights
Division Max LogYoke Run13” Axle DeadliftHercules HoldAtlas Stone Series
Novice Women (Single Class)80+300315Cars or Logs75,95,110,170,200,210
Open W LW (132-)100+325350Cars or Logs75,95,110,170,200,210
Open W MW (165-)150+325405Cars or Logs75,95,110,170,200,210
Open W HW (198-)175+400425Cars or Logs110,170,200,210, 220,240
Open W SHW (+)175400425Cars or Logs110,170,200,210, 220,240
Novice M HW (220+)200+550500Cars or Logs170,200,210,220,240, 275
Novice M LW (220-)175+500450Cars or Logs110,170,200,210, 220,240
Open M LW (181-)200+550500Cars or Logs170,200,210,220,240, 275
Open M MW (220-)220+600550Cars or Logs200,210,220,240,270,290
Open M HW (275-)250+650600Cars or Logs210,220,240,270,290,310
Open M SHW (+)270+700650Cars or Logs220,240,270,290,310,330
Masters Men (Single Class)200+550500Cars or Logs170,200,210,220,240, 275

Early Bird Price
Available until Aug 30, 2021

Regular Price
Registration Closes Oct 22, 2021

Refund Policy
No refunds.
This event is limited to 100 athletes.
49 spots remain.