The Strongest Unicorn is a USAW Sanctioned olympic weightlifting competition that has hosted hundreds of athletes every year since 2013. Held as a joint venture between Project Lift and Endeavor Defense and Fitness, the meet has hosted a wide variety of athletes, including two olympians and multiple national record holders. The competition has frequently served as a springboard for many lifters as they are preparing for the national American Open lifting meets.
The Strongest Unicorn hosts over 30 male and 40 female athletes every year. Those athletes represent an average of 4 different states in the midwest, and various experience levels within the sport, ranging from less than a year to over 10 years. In addition, the Strongest Unicorn has the unique demographic of hosting more than 10 youth and over 20 masters athletes every year.