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Armlifting USA presents the 2022 Armlifting World Championships. Armlifting is the sport of grip strength. The sport began in 2000 as a single event competition held in conjunction with strongman competitions and has grown around the world, sprouting several international sanctioning bodies with thousands of competitors. The format of the competition is simple. Competitors will grab onto odd or thick shaped bars and handles and attempt to lift the most weight possible. The implements will consist of: Apollon’s Axle Deadlift, Country Crush Pinch Blocks, Saxon Bar, Country Crush and more. $5000 in prize money will be divided among the Men & Women’s classes.