Tag Archives: Black Swamp Picnic

Awesome Strongman Picnic

by Roger LaPointe
Jeff "Chain Breaker" Bankens performed various strongman feats through out the day of the Atomic Athletic Great Black Swamp Olde Time Strongman Picnic. Here he is tearing license plates one after another!!!
Performing strongmen, barbeque, broken records and good friends, what more can you ask from a Saturday afternoon? We had it all.  Summing […]

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2000 Pounds of 100’s

by Roger LaPointe
Advertisement poster for the 2012 Atomic Athletic Great Black Swamp Oldetime Strongman Picnic.
When was the last time you saw 2,000 Pounds of plates that were all 100 Pounders?
The 2012 Heavy Lifts Championships at the Atomic Athletic Great Black Swamp Olde Time Strongman Picnic will have that many. I fully expect that someone […]

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Black Swamp Meet

[ May 14, 2011; 6:00 pm; ] by Al Myers
MEET ANNOUNCEMENT
ATOMIC ATHLETIC GREAT BLACK SWAMP OLDE TIME STRONGMAN PICNIC AND ALL-ROUND MEET
Roger LaPointe, of Atomic Athletic, is hosting an All-Round Weightlifting Meet on May 14th.  Roger is not new to the USAWA as a meet director, as he has hosted a couple of competitions in the past – but it has been a […]

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