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Strongest Firefighter

The Arnold Sports Festival is once again in search of the World's Strongest Firefighter!

Arnold yelling into a microphone as a firefighter lifts a heavily weighted bar.

World's Strongest Firefighter Contest

The World's Strongest Firefighter Contest, held in 2019 and 2020 on the Santa Monica Pier as part of the Arnold Strongman USA Championships, will return in a big way in 2022 when the World's Strongest Firefighter Contest is held for the first time at the Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio!

The contest will be held in the Iron Games Arena inside the Arnold Expo at the same place where the world's best will compete in the Arnold Strongman Classic and Arnold Amateur Strongman World Championships. The contest will be produced in partnership with Strongman Corporation.

The World's Strongest Firefighter will be held on Sunday, March 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Male and female firefighters are encouraged to apply! Events and more details will be announced soon.

For more information and to apply, email


Strongest Firefighter
Sunday, Mar 05
Columbus Convention Center
Arnold Expo Stage

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