The latest edition of the Qatar Strongest Man (QSM) event concluded on March 19, with Cristopher Oketch as Qatar’s strongest man.
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Cristopher Oketch wins the title of Qatar’s strongest man, Joseph Mohammed Dweidar coming second and Joseph Iroo Ekadeli claiming third places in the latest edition of the Qatar Strongest Man which concluded on Saturday (March 19, 2022).
Eight finalists went through five challenges — Conan’s Wheel: contestants must lift and carry a 180kg bar on a rotating platform; the Sand bag Lifting: contestants take sand bags off a box and place them on high stands; the Truck Pulling: Athletes must pull a 6-tonne truck for 25m, and Yoke Carry and Press Medley.
On the side-lines of the competition, hundred’s people enjoyed entertainment area, which was from Thursday 17th to 19th March, the area included food and beverage outlets were set-up for all family members.
AZF has allocated a team of physiotherapists and medics from the Qatar Red Crescent and Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital in Qatar and one of AZF’s members’ organisations, to ensure competitors are safe and accommodated for.
The event was sponsored by Lulu Hypermarket, Vodafone Qatar, Suhail Group Holding and Al Jryan Events.