Arnold Sports Festival 2019 – Futsal

Futsal is similar to soccer in play. It uses a hard court on a smaller field and the teams are 5 players per side. The ball is smaller and has less bounce than a standard soccer ball. This makes play faster paced and stresses more passing and individual technique over longer kicks. Many resources exist…

Arnold Sports Festival 2019 – Armlifting – Rolling Thunder Event

Julia Williams A new event for this year, armlifting is a sport where grip strength is paramount. Athletes need to lift increasingly heavier weights, but the difficulty is ramped up from a traditional weight or power lifting event due to the larger sizes of the grippable areas. The images in this thread are from the…

Arnold Fitness Expo 2019 – Guns and Hoses – One Shot!

Location: Voinovich Center, Ohio State Fairgrounds At the end of the third round, bloodied but still on his feet, this Guns and Hoses competitor showed strength and tenacity in all three rounds of his fight. The annual Guns and Hoses boxing exhibition is one of the highlights of the Arnold Fitness Expo. This year, it…

Arnold Sports Festival 2019 Is HERE!!

Hey there, loyal readers! It is that time of year again and we are back with the coverage of the Arnold Sports Festival! 2019 is going to be another great year! We have some new sports joining the festival this year that we will be covering like futsal! Don’t forget to stay tuned to our…

Arnold Sports Festival 2018 Recap

We want to welcome back our Arnold Sports Festival Columbus readers as well as any new readers! You might be wondering why the Arnold articles now? We wanted to give you a little recap of 2018 and start getting you pumped and excited about all that is going to go on in 2019! The team…

Arnold Sport Festival World Strongest Man 2018 – Hafthor Bjornsonn

Hafthor Bjornsson Hafthor Bjornsson, a.k.a. “The Mountain” secured an Arnold Worlds Strongest Man title in 2018 Securing his victory with strong performances in all events, but most notably are the 1041 pound world record breaking deadlift and a first place in the weight over bar event 95 pounds. Weight over bar bags.  Extra heavy bags…