1989

In the beginning

The Arnold Sports Festival is the largest multi-sports festival across the world and is currently situated across multiple continents. Originally founded in 1989 by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jim Lorimer.

The Arnold Sports Festival has become a haven for the biggest and best athletes to compete in various sports and is a prestigious event on the sports and fitness calendar.

Eddie Hall, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Stephen Olexy
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2021

To the UK

Brought to you by Stephen Olexy and Eddie Hall the 2017 World’s Strongest Man and together with Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Arnold Sports Festival UK launched in October 2021 completely selling out it’s first year with 60,000 visitors over three days making an incredible impression on an industry that needed an event of this magnitude annually in the calendar year.

The Arnold Sports Festival UK is a celebration of health, fitness and nutrition, a full weekend of motivation and inspiration. The festival features the biggest and best multi-sport competitions, high quality experiences combined with the biggest and best brands in the world, exhibiting the newest freshest products on the market. This event will give you the opportunity to see competitions from multiple sports with the finest athletes in the world. Sports will Include: Arnold Classic UK Bodybuilding, Arnold Strongman UK in association with Giants Live, Powerlifting, CrossFit Arnold Fitness Games, Combat Zone, Boxing, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Arm Wrestling, Dance + many more!

Not to mention in it’s first year, a host of HUGE sporting celebrity names such as: Sylvester Stallone, Dolph Lundgren, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Georges St-Pierre, Ronnie Coleman, Katie Taylor and Wim Hof turned up over each of the days under the ‘Meet your Heroes’ brand allowing fans’ dreams to come true through meeting them, watching their Q & A and getting a professional photo taken with their hero.

The Arnold Sports Festival UK will be the ultimate experience and spectacle that the UK fitness, Health & sports community desires and deserves.

All roads lead to the 2022 Arnold Sports Festival UK, we look forward to welcoming everybody on September 23-25th.

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