The competition is open to the public and the event has no residency requirements. Entry fees are $25 for amateurs, $30 for pros and $10 for women.
Over 100 men and women are expected to compete for the chance to be crowned New York State Strongest Arm. There are 25 amateur and pro weight class categories for men including a master 45+ and 55+ years old and four classes for women. Registration and weigh-in takes place from 9:30 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Overall male right and left hand winners will receive cash prizes of $100 and “Captains of Crush Grippers” MVP awards.The overall women champions will receive Ironmind MVP awards and all first, second and third place winners are given awards in each pro and amateur weight class.