Strength Carnival comes to the Quad Cities for the first time

Quad City Strongman holds competition fundraiser

BETTENDORF, Iowa - Quad City Strongman is hosting its first Strength Carnival to raise money for Lift for the 22 and the Iowa Lions Rugby Club.

Lift for the 22 provides free gym memberships to local veterans that qualify for their program by partnering with gyms like QC Strongman. 

The gym is currently working with seven local veterans experiencing varying levels of PTSD.

The Strength Carnival will have events that anyone can sign up for. You can try one or all five. 

They include lifting "manhood stones," acar dead lift and truck pull/

The carnival is Saturday, August 12th at 3:00 p.m. in the QC Strongman gym. That's location on state street in Bettendorf.


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