Darren Sadler and Europe’s Strongest Man Event
WSM Athlete Darren Sadler talks to us about big plans for 2012
WSM has caught up with Darren Sadler to find out a little more about his new role in promoting Europe’s Strongest Man.
So Darren what have you been up to recently?
I have been really busy pulling together a Europe’s Strongest Man event which will be held at Headingley Stadium, Leeds on the 23rd June.
What are the plans for 2012?
I want this show to be one of the biggest in the UK for Europe, and that has been the main focus. We have a great venue with up to 6,000 seats, one of the best UK line ups of athletes already confirmed and we have managed to secure a great prize of a brand new Pick up in the UK market called a Great Wall Steed.
So why become a promoter?
My love of the sport means that I want to raise the profile further and ensure the UK sees and gets opportunities to stage world class events. I will be attending and refereeing each of the qualifiers.
1 winner from each of the three qualifying events will be going to the Healingly Leeds final of Europe’s Strongest Man:
4TH MARCH, 2012, THE DOME BAR,WATERFORD IRELAND
CONTACT DAVE WARNER 07850708109
18TH MARCH, 2012, JUNCTION GYM WAKEFIELD
CONTACT GRAHAM BULMER 07810541908
24TH MARCH, 2012, BURNS GYM, DUMFRIES
CONTACT STUART MURRAY 07809644691
LEEDS Confirmed athletes
Stefan Solvi Petursson
So what can the fans expect from the Europes Strongest Man in Headingley?
· Best of the Best in competing together in the same event
· A big venue and a big prize
· World Record Attempts for Deadlift and Loglift and with Zydrunas, Terry, Mark and Loz with such great lifts at the moment this should be great to see who will come out top.
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