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STEEL SHREDDER - Kings Shield #2, 2021

Saturday 12 June 2021
Venue: worldwide
Promoter: David Horne

The winner will receive the beautiful, custom-engraved leather championship belt as a prize, and 2nd-5th prizes medals.

Men Top 10 for Kings Shield comp
1 Reuben Hughes (Wales)
2 Kirill Vankovich (Belarus)
4 David Horne (GB)
5 Simon Stewart (Denmark)
6 Zsolt Hornyak (Hungary)
7 David Wigren (Sweden)
8 Dan Dring (England)
9 Michael Rogowski (USA)
10 Kevin Collen (USA)

Reserves confirmed
Cody Christensen (USA)
Tom Flesher (USA)

8 Events
1 Braced Bend – Mid length Bar Bending [World of Grip rated steel] - 16mm – single wraps [5 mins]
16mm x 25" = 242K (S275 Batch 10 Nov 2020)
2 Braced Bend – 'Spike' Style Bar Bending (Rated steel) - 12mm – single wraps [5 mins]
12mm x 13" = 256.6K (S275 10th Mar 2021)
3 Unbraced Bend – Reverse Bend - Grade 8 bolt [rated 207k] (single WOG wraps touching in the middle) [30 secs]
4 Unbraced Bend – Double Underhand - Grade 12.9 bolt [rated 183k] (single WOG wraps touching in the middle) [30 secs]
5 'Giant-Bolt' Snap - (305.8k @ 6” rated) 8mm x 7” Grade 8.8 bolt – single wraps [20 mins]
6 Snap a Grade 8 bolt [207k rated] (Lying on your back) - Use a World of Grip Grade 8 bolt (6” x ¼”) – single wraps [15 mins]
7 Snap a Grade 5 bolt [137k rated] into 3 pieces – single wraps & a small middle wrap [30 mins]
8 Unbraced Small Nails Snap – 5 x 65mm oval nails – one wrap [20 mins]

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8th European Grip Championships - CANCELLED TILL 2022

Saturday 25 Apr, 2020

Events:
Event 1 – 20mm Finnish Pocket Knife Lift (one hand)
Event 2 – Two Hands Pinch – Hold
Event 3 – Fencepost – Hold (one hand)
Event 4 – PickAxe Lever to Rear Lift to Rear (one hand)
Event 5 – Snapping up to 3 x Grade 5 bolts, or 3 x 6” nails, etc in max 20 mins

Usual 4 attempts allowed if you wish, except for the snap which is 2 only

Classes: Open class. Men’s 83k, 93k, 105k and 105k+ and women’s class.
Venue: "Grip Factory", 71 Common Rd, Stafford, ST16 3EQ, England
Weigh in: Stafford 9-10am
Start: Contest at 10am
Promoter: David Horne

Entrance fees (Levels of payment):
A meal is available to all the competitors as part of their entry.
Early bird: £35 GBP before Mar 14, 2020
£45 GBP after Mar 14, 2020
Juniors £10
Entry fees are non-refundable.
To compete please send the payment through paypal to world_of_grip@ntlworld.com

Trophies:
The 'Open' champion will get the ‘Terminator’ hand trophy.
There will be medals for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each class.

 

 

 

 



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