• Brian Jones, with the 2nd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment, carries a 150-pound stone during last week’s Strongman competition.

    Post gets Army strong

    Brian Jones, with the 2nd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment, carries a 150-pound stone during last week’s Strongman competition.

  • Brian Jones pulls a humvee during last week’s Strongman competition. Jones was the overall men's winner.

    Post gets Army strong

    Brian Jones pulls a humvee during last week’s Strongman competition. Jones was the overall men's winner.

  • Nicole Hayman, left, with the Training Support Battalion, flips a tire during last week’s competition.

    Post gets Army strong

    Nicole Hayman, left, with the Training Support Battalion, flips a tire during last week’s competition.

FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- For the second year in a row, Brian Jones with Company F, 2nd Battalion, 13th Infantry Regiment, took home the title in the overall male category of the 2011 Strongman in the post competition.

Nicole Hayman, with Company C, Training Support Battalion was crowned the overall woman.
The annual competition, which was held at the Hilton Field Softball complex, pitted 38 competitors in three events; a tire flip, stone carry and the humvee pull, in which contestants actually pull a vehicle.

“That’s the biggest turnout we have ever had,” said Cindi Keene, Sports Office.

Winners were also awarded in male and female categories for light, middle and heavyweight.
Category winners are as follows:
Women’s lightweight: Rhonda Covey
Men’s lightweight: Nicholas Laplante
Women’s middleweight: Nicole Hayman
Men’s middleweight: Brian Jones
Women’s heavyweight: Shawna Williams
Men’s heavyweight: Anthony Hill
Men’s super heavyweight: Bechel Crew

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