Feats of strength

Anytime Fitness’ “Captain Runningman” faces off Tuesday against “Weir Woman,” Weirton’s own superhero, in an arm wrestling showdown in preparation for the Arms of Steel Arm Wrestling Competition at this year’s Gate 5 Industrial Art Festival on Sept. 21. Anytime Fitness is sponsoring the competition, which will be organized by Casto Arms and the United States Armwrestling Association. Entry fees are $30 for a participant’s first entry, and another $20 per additional contest. The first 30 contestants registered will receive a free T-shirt. The Arms of Steel Arm Wrestling Competition will be located at the Millsop Community Center, with weigh-in at 11 a.m. and competitions beginning at 1 p.m. For more information, contact Christina Casto at (304) 210-5185, Brandy Brock at (304) 797-8500, ext. 2002, or Anytime Fitness in Weirton. — Craig Howell