On July 13th at the Cheyenne Depot, Wyoming residents test their strength in the Wyoming State Armwrestling Championship.

This is open up to all ages, sexes, professional arm wrestlers and amateurs arm wrestlers.  If you are a professional, it will cost you $30 per weight class to enter, an amateurs entry fee is $20 per weight class and kids will pay $5 per age class. The matches will be divided into weight classes, Men's 0-154 lbs, 155-176 lbs, 177-198 lbs, 199-242 lbs, 243+ lbs.  Women classes will be 0-143 lbs, 144+ lbs, and kids will go by age.

There will be prizes for all classes and overall winners plus prize money for the professionals who finish first, second, and third.  For the spectators, there will be a gun raffle taking place during the show.

Weigh-ins/registration take place on Friday, July 12th from 3 p.m to 6 p.m. and on Saturday, July 13th from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.  The tournament will start directly after the last weigh-in.

This event is apart of the 4th Annual 4-Ever West Tattoo Festival, which is happening July 12th, 13th, and 14th.  The event is presented by Wyoming Armsports: Certified Promoter of United States Armwrestling Association.

If you would like to get involved, for more information contact Corey Miller at 307-421-7438 or corey@usaarmwrestling.com

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