The 2022 Shaw Traditional will happen on August 13-14 on the Budweiser Occasions Heart in Loveland, CO. Within the third version of the rising strongman contest, 15 athletes will battle in eight occasions over two days.
In an August 12, 2022, Instagram put up, the Shaw Traditional’s organizing physique introduced that this yr’s contest shall be live-streamed by ADL Productions. Members of the Shaw Energy Membership can use this hyperlink — https://membership.shawstrength.com — earlier than 5:00 p.m. Mountain Customary Time on August 13, 2022, to view the competitors’s stream.
For non-members, a one-time $14.99 charge grants entry to the principle portion of the Shaw Traditional. A one-time $4,99 charge permits spectators to observe the Males’s and Ladies’s Open parts. Entry to the stream could be bought on the ADL web site: http://adlpro.dwell.
Right here’s the confirmed roster of athletes that followers can count on on the 2022 Shaw Traditional:
2022 Shaw Traditional Roster
*Be aware: The roster now consists of 15 athletes after two-time reigning World’s Strongest Man (WSM) Tom Stoltman withdrew from the competitors on August 11, 2022.
Right here’s the schedule of occasions for followers to control at this yr’s contest.
2022 Shaw Traditional Occasions
Day One — Saturday, August 13, 2022
Day Two — Sunday, August 14, 2022
Whereas Trey Mitchell is the defending champion, there might be some shuffling round on the rostrum.Earlier than his runner-up lead to 2021, Brian Shaw gained the 2020 Shaw Traditional. Nonetheless, as the competition grows, Shaw has increasingly more accountability main as much as his efficiency. How the presumed enhance in work will have an effect on his efficiency is unknown.
Plus, with a earlier two-time podium finisher JF Caron not a participant in 2022, that leaves a brand new opening for the opposite athletes. A newcomer that might take benefit is Mitchell Hooper, from Canada, who has not too long ago captured a second-place lead to two straight Giants Reside strongman contests. The formidable Hooper remains to be searching for his first main worldwide victory, and the 2022 Shaw Traditional can be an important begin.
The strongman world will study whether or not Mitchell efficiently defends his title or an upstart like Hooper or a veteran like Shaw stands on the highest of the rostrum on August 13-14, 2022, in Loveland, CO.
Featured picture: @theshawclassic on Instagram