The internationally-famous World’s Strongest Man competition is coming to Bradenton!
The event will take place from June 13th through 16th, and venue details have finally been released.
Thursday, June 13th – Old Main Street, Bradenton
Friday, June 14th – Coquina Beach, Anna Maria Island
Saturday, June 15th – Manatee Public Beach, Anna Maria Island
All qualifying rounds will begin at approximately 9 a.m.
The final round will is scheduled for Sunday, June 16th at Manatee Public Beach. This round will start at approximately 8 a.m.
During the event, 25 athletes will complete feats of strength including pulling 30,000-pound monster trucks, swinging kettlebells weighing over 150 pounds, and deadlifting more than 650 pounds!
Whether you follow the Strongest Man competitions or not, there’s a good chance you’ll recognize the current reigning champion. Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, who played “The Mountain” on the popular HBO series Game of Thrones, will be in Bradenton as he competes to defend his title.
The competition is expected to draw thousands of spectators and promises to be a memorable event.
Note: all times are subject to change. You can follow The World’s Strongest Man’s Facebook page to stay on top of any updates.