The main goal of „‘MONUM’’’ Latvian ’’Strongman Championship’’ is to find the winner of the Latvian open strongman championship in the elite group, thus promoting the development of this sport in Latvia. To select and train athletes who will represent Latvia in international strongman tournaments.
By holding such competitions the organizers wish to demonstrate the educational values of the sports and encourage young people to adopt a more active lifestyle. The main task is to develop cooperation with numerous Latvian cities, which support the athletes and also various athletic competitions and events.
‘MONUM’ Latvian Strongman Championship has five rounds and two finals, which take place in several places in Latvia. The strongest men of each round have to perform six classical exercises. 12 best of the total standings of all rounds will qualify for the finals.