November 19, 2022

Third Annual Rougarou Classic


Baton Rouge, LA

The Third Annual Rougarou Classic

The Atlas Strength Shop will be hosting the 3rd Annual Rougarou Classic on Saturday November 19th at 10:00am.

Weigh ins will be from 9:00am-12:00pm and again from 2:00pm-5:00pm on Friday November 18th then again at 8:00am on November 19th

Rules meeting Starts at 9:00am on Saturday November 19th

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

Event 1: Sand Bag Press for Reps;  On the command “START” the Athlete will pick up their sandbag from the floor and press it as many times as they can in 60 seconds.  If the athlete drops the bag they will be allowed to pick it back up.

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

Event 2: Axle Squat for Reps; on the command “START” the athlete will unrack the axle from a Monolift and Squat.  We will have blocks set up to ensure the athlete breaks parallel.  BOTH TIRES MUST TOUCH FOR THE REP TO COUNT!  The athlete will have 60 seconds to complete as many reps as possible  

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

Event 3: Frame Carry;  on the command “START” the athlete will pick up the frame and carry it 100 feet with a drop at turn at 50 Feet.  Athletes May drop as many times as they need to but any slide will deemed advantageous will result in a 3 second penalty.  The time cap is :60 seconds   

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

Event 4: Sandbag Throw for Height;  on the command “START” each athlete will have 60 seconds to grab their sandbag and throw it over the bar. Each athlete will get 3 attempts.  If you miss you’re out! (WESSELS RULE)

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

Event 5: Max Height Atlas Stone; on the command “START” each athlet will have :60 seconds to load their stone over a bar.  This event will be last man standing and the bar will rise in 4 inch increments   

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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Nov 19, 2022

Start Time
10:00 AM
Meet Director
Cameron Ray

Sponsored by

Events and Weights
Division Sandbag PressAxle SquatFrame CarrySandbag Throw For HeightStone Over Bar Max Height
Novice Women (Single Class)501852502095
Open W LW (132-)501852502095
Open W MW (165-)10020027530115
Open W HW (198-)10025027530180
Open W SHW (+)10027529035205
Novice M HW (220+)15036540045240
Novice M LW (220-)10035535040205
Open M LW (181-)15036540045240
Open M MW (220-)20045045050290
Open M HW (275-)22555055050305
Open M SHW (+)25057557550305
Masters Men (Single Class)15040037550240

Early Bird Price
Only 14 available.

Regular Price
Registration Closes Nov 05, 2022

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