2022 Arnold Strongman Vintage Day One Effects & Recap



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The 2022 Arnold Strongman Vintage began nowadays in Columbus, Ohio. Ten of the sector’s most sensible strongmen competed nowadays for one of the crucial identified titles within the recreation. American strongman Rob Kearney AKA “The Global’s Most powerful Homosexual”, is lately within the lead. Proceed on for a breakdown of the day one occasions as we duvet the recap and result of the 2022 Arnold Strongman Vintage up to now. 

Present 2022 Arnold Strongman Vintage Standings & Recap

  1. Rob Kearney — 18 issues
  2. Oleksii Novikov — 16 issues
  3. Martins Licis — 15 issues
  4. JF Caron — 12.5 issues
  5. Maxime Boudreault — 9.5 issues
  6. Bobby Thompson — 9.5 issues
  7. Evgeny Markov — 9 issues
  8. Luke Stoltman — 8 issues
  9. Tom Stoltman — 7 issues
  10. Trey Mitchell — 5.5 issues

2022 Arnold Strongman Vintage Occasions Recap

Two of the 5 strongman occasions happened on Friday, March 4th, 2022. Let’s take a look at how every tournament performed out to end result within the present standings above.

Max Squat

To get the birthday party began, the primary tournament of the 2022 ASC used to be the max squat. First, athletes established their max squat on a double T-bar. Subsequent, athletes have been allowed to be lift-equipped, with maximum of them the usage of lifting fits, lifting belts, wrist wraps, knee wraps, and elbow sleeves. 

It is superb how sturdy those athletes are; each athlete used to be in a position to squat 800 plus kilos on this tournament. The competition used to be arranged very similar to a weightlifting tournament, with the lightest lifters going first. 

Evgeny used to be the primary strongman to leave out an try. He had 866 kilos at the barbell. Somewhat than repeat that weight and raise once more with none leisure, Evgeny made up our minds he would accept 821 kilos. 

Martins did not have his first try till 45 mins into the development since his first try used to be at 901 kilos. He used to be in a position to boost it very easily and temporarily moved as much as the highest of the leaderboard. Bobby used his 2d try to fit Licis’s raise, and Luke used his ultimate try to transfer into the 900-pound membership however simply overlooked his 906-pound try.

JF made his method to the level for his first try at an unbelievable 916-pounds. He made it glance love it used to be his warm-up weight, transferring the burden extremely simple. He moved the burden so speedy that most of the are living target audience most probably blinked and overlooked it. Rob got here again and finished his 2d try at 936 kilos. Martins used to be subsequent and made up our minds to crank it up a notch via expanding it to 941 kilos.

JF controlled to tug off 951 kilos, to not be outdone; Martins added 5 extra kilos to ascertain a max weight of 956 kilos. Rob knocked Martins into 3rd position total via effectively locking out 961 kilos. Rob’s unbelievable efficiency used to be sufficient to protected 2d position within the tournament. JF scored the highest unmarried with 966 kilos for first position and a cast begin to the contest.


  • JF Caron — 966 kilos
  • Rob Kearney — 961 kilos
  • Martins Licis — 956 kilos
  • Bobby Thompson — 946 kilos
  • Oleksii Novikov — 906 kilos
  • Tom Stoltman — 861 kilos (Tied-sixth)
  • Maxime Boudreault — 861 kilos (Tied-sixth)
  • Trey Mitchell — 856 kilos
  • Evgeny Markov — 821 kilos
  • Luke Stoltman — 816 kilos

Monster Dumbbell For Reps 

Athletes got 90-seconds to finish as many reps as imaginable with a 275-pound dumbbell. Competition have been allowed to modify hands all through the raise.

Luke used to be first up and controlled to protected 3 reps; he tried a fourth and 5th rep however overlooked them. Evgeny sped thru 3 reps however wasn’t in a position to control any other rep after that.

Trey used to be 3rd to boost and could not care for his stability on his first and 2d makes an attempt, after which dropped the burden on his 3rd. After the ones blunders, he used to be not able to get again into the groove and misplaced a large number of power. He completed with out a reps. Tom took the ground subsequent and struggled on all of his makes an attempt, ultimately bowing out of the development.  

Maxime moved temporarily thru his first rep. His 2d rep failed, in addition to his 3rd, and he known as it with one rep scored. Oleksii has been regarded as one of the vital most powerful pressers within the recreation. When he began his flip, he made the primary two reps glance simple; along with his 3rd, fourth, 5th, and 6th reps going up effectively with slight hiccups. His 7th rep on the one-minute mark overlooked, however he used to be in a position to attain it sooner than his time used to be up.

Bobby (the alternative after Mateusz Kieliszkowski dropped out) struggled along with his first and 2d makes an attempt, ultimately working out the clock sooner than he may just whole a rep. Martins, who had educated with Oleksii for this raise, completed the development tied for 3rd with Luke and Evgeny.

Kearney persisted his superb efficiency with two sturdy reps in his first 30 seconds. After that, he controlled two extra reps, securing 2d position and enjoying it sensible via now not over-exerting himself seeking to get first, which used to be a smart decision on his phase. Sadly, JF tweaked his shoulder on his first try, shedding the dumbbell. After making an attempt to wash the dumbbell up a 2d time, it used to be transparent that one thing used to be off, and he bowed out. It’s but to be decided if he’s going to be again for the next day to come’s occasions. 


  • Oleksii Novikov — 7 reps
  • Rob Kearney — 4 reps
  • Luke Stoltman — 3 reps (Time-Third)
  • Evgeny Markov — 3 reps (Time-Third)
  • Martins Licis — 3 reps (Time-Third)
  • Maxime Boudreault — 1 rep
  • Trey Mitchell — 0 reps
  • Tom Stoltman — 0 reps
  • Bobby Thompson — 0 reps
  • JF Caron — 0 reps

2022 Arnold Strongman Classic day one


The primary day of the Arnold Vintage began off extremely, so remember to test in with us the next day to come as we duvet the final 3 occasions! 

Do you assume Kearney will dangle onto his lead?