The annual Lake Geneva 2017 Antique and Classic Boat Show..

As it is every year, once again the Boat Show at the Abbey Resort was held this weekend September 23rd and 24th , 2017.  The chance to check out over a hundred classic and vintage boats from all over the country is always a great time.

Click on above image  for full screen Viewing ...  Below are a few "pic's ' of the day ...

When your there , check out the amazing jewery by Diane Riley Dadian in the Artist's Market place, you won't be disappointed.

Cheers, Tomba


It's how we roll with the Shomo's ...Summer fun ...

We were blessed to be able the spend the August 11th through August 14th 2017 weekend with the Shomo's.  It's great to be able to spend some quality time with Charlie, Megan, Ashley, Cora and Eugene visiting the Milwaukee Zoo, Green Meadows Petting Farm, Wisconsin State Fair and to able to spend some Lake Beulah on and in the water time with the "Shomo Crew".

Below the cover image of Charlie and Eugene is a few favorite images and below the favorite images is a 22 minute slideshow capturing the weekend.

Click on above image for full screen lightbox viewing.               Below are a few favorites.                            Below the favorites is a 22 minute slideshow on Vimeo of the complete weekend images.

The below link will take you to a "Vimeo" 22 minute slideshow of images captured during the four day weekend.  If the link is broken , please highlight and right click the below link.

The below link will take you to a "You Tube " 22 minute slideshow of images captured during the four day weekend.

Cheers ,Tomba


World's 2017 Record of the lifting of the ManHood Stone at the "Arnold"-Award Presendation -iSatori Booth -

On Sunday, March 5th 2017 after winning the 2017 Arnold Worlds Strongest Man Competition, a little more then 12 hours later Brian Shaw broke his previous world record of the lifting of the Manhood Stone (also referred to as the Atlas Stone, Man Stone or the Stone Load) by breaking his previous record by five pounds.  The Worlds Strongest Man amazingly lifted the stone of 560 Lbs./ 254 Kgs. over the four foot platform in what has to be the worlds longest 8 seconds.

Man against Stone ...................Click on image for lightbox view ...

Below images are of the presentation of the winning of the 2017 Arnold Strongman Competition on Saturday night March 4th , 2017.

Below images of the "iSatori booth" during a Brian Shaw visit...

Time to get ready for the XFO Pro/Am MMA at the UIC Forum , Chicago, Illinois.

See you there ....Cheers, Tomba


The Arnold fifth and final Strongman event.

The event #5  on Day two Saturday March 4th 2017  of the Arnold Strongman Classic is the lifting of the 430 Lbs. / 195 Kgs. "Austrian Oak ". Winner of this event Hafpor Bjornsson won this event by completing three rep's  while Brian Shaw took second place by completing two rep's.

The images below are of Brian Shaw's two completed and one none completed rep and below those slideshows are the Final Standing Points for the Arnold Strongest Man 2017 Competition.

The Worlds Strongest Men ...All World Class Champions..Click on image for full screen viewing..

Above image is Brian Shaws first lift ......................Below image is Brian Shaws second lift..

Above image is Brian Shaws thirs and incomplete lift ...

Final Point standing ;

Brian Shaw - 47.5 Points  The 2017 Arnold Strongest Man Champion;

Hafpor Bjornsson : 41.5 Points        Second place

Jerry Pritchett: 39.5 Points           Third place 

Tommorow next up the Awards and Man Stone ......

Cheers, Tomba