The 2019 Blind Dog Highlander takes place on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10 am to 2:30 pm at Showse Park in Vermilion, Ohio. This is the world's best Highlander gathering. This year's event will feature two events from the highland games, and three from the sport of strongman.

This year's gathering will be an amazing day featuring feats of strength, incredible vendors, and more fun than you can handle! Kilt up!

Events will include: Natural stone lifting - from ground to shoulder for reps in a minute; Heavy carry - husafell style carry for distance; Log press - for a max, 4 total attempts; Weight for height - for max height, 2 attempts at each height; Open stone put - any approach, 7.5 ft run up; Weights to be announced.

Registration: Novice - has never podiumed at a strongman (1-3 place); Masters - must be 40+ years of age on date of competition; Open - all contenders welcome; this is the only class that is purse-eligible ($100 to 1st place).

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