The ninth annual Central Maine Strongman Show was held on Saturday at the Augusta Armory. Forty-nine competitors, including 28 women — the most in the event’s history — showed up to test their physical and mental prowess. Proceeds for the event benefit the Kennebec Cannons, a youth lacrosse program in Augusta.

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