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Promoter Hunter Mann and Shannon "Dallas" Hall, who competed in American Gladiator, will present the Daytona Challenge Thursday, Oct. 3, through Saturday, Oct. 5, as the Plaza Resort & Spa, 600 N. Atlantic Ave.,
The event is a combination arm wrestling and body building competition, including:
Men's Right-Hand Arm Wrestling Championship
Men's Left-Hand Arm Wrestling Championship
Bench Press Competition
International Bikini Arm Wrestling Challenge
The event will be filmed in 3-D for a national television audience.
There also will be MMA exhibition fights.
Ms. Hall is a winner of Ms. Fitness California, the Tough Woman World Championship and Women's IFBA Heavyweight Boxing Championship.
She also has competed in the World Wrestling Federation and owns Gladiator Arena in New Smyrna Beach.
Ms. Hall promotes child safety and anti-bullying efforts.
Mr. Mann is a former National Arm Wrestling champion and body builder.
"It was easy to decide on the location for this one of a kind event. The history of Daytona Beach sporting world stature made this location our first choice," he said.