What is the Arnold Strongman Australia?
The Arnold Strongman Australia is an organization comprised of some the most senior and experienced strongman competitors, promoters and event managers in the country led by The Arnold Classic Australia team and spearheaded by Tony Doherty who manages the organization. The following state representatives are involved in organizing and officiating events for the Arnold Strongman around the country;
VIC- Aaron Scarborough
NSW- Phil Burgess
QLD- Marc Wells
WA- Daniel Macri
SA- Jordan Steffens
ACT- Andrew Fraser
The above promoters along with the rest of the Arnold Strongman Australia are responsible for managing, promoting and organizing stand alone events on behalf of the Arnold Strongman along with qualifiers for the biggest strongman shows in Australia and the world. Examples of such events are Arnold Classic Strongman events worldwide including South Africa, Europe, Brazil, Asia & the USA, Official Strongman & Giants Live events (The Worlds Strongest Man Qualifying Tour), Australia’s Strongest Man and some soon to be announced international caliber strongman competitions.
It is our goal to provide the much needed structure, organization and leadership for the sport to grow in Australia by providing high quality strongman competitions around the country that feed into the bigger national and international competitions that are needed for the sport to develop and progress at all levels from beginners right through to Pro level competitions.
What does the Membership include?
Membership with the Arnold Strongman Australia provides many benefits that include the ability to compete at all Arnold Strongman sanctioned events such as those mentioned above along with discounted entry fees to some major competitions around the country and internationally. There will be some major announcements following the 2016 Arnold Classic Australia regarding upcoming events for 2016 and beyond including a national ranking system and the chance for Australian competitors to be invited to some of the largest strongman competition around the globe.
Where can I find out information regarding Arnold Strongman events?
The best place to find out information regarding the Arnold Strongman Australia is our Facebook page and throughout this website. The upcoming event calendar will be regularly updated and we will have regular new about upcoming international events and competitions of interest.