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Photos: Women compete in feats of strength at the Alaska State Fair

  • Author: Bill Roth
  • Updated: August 27, 2019
  • Published August 26, 2019

Spectators at the Alaska State Fair on Sunday cheered on professional strongwomen as they competed in five events, some with an Alaska twist like a weighted dog sled pull and 50-pound salmon toss. The top two competitors in three weight classes qualified to compete in the Arnold Pro Strongman 2020.