Cory Holly Classic


5th Annual Cory Holly Classic Throws Competition

Saturday August 28th 2021 Vernon BC

Open Throws Competition for Athletes 12+ years and up in Hammer, Shot, Discus, Javelin, Weight Throw and Throws Pentathlon


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First Annual Cory Holly Classic 2017 Meet Summary
Second Annual Cory Holly Classic 2018 Meet Summary
Third Annual Cory Holly Classic 2019 Meet Summary
Fourth Annual Cory Holly Classic 2020 Meet Summary

Meet Our Throws Competition Event Management Team

Meet Director

Cory Holly is the Founder of the Cory Holly Institute and the Cory Holly Classic. Cory is a Grandmaster natural bodybuilding champion and competitive Masters hammer thrower. He has played multiple sports his entire life and is dedicated to the promotion of optimum functional health and wellness. He is a father to three and a grandfather to seven.

Assistant Meet Director

Tracy Holly is the Managing Director of the Cory Holly Institute. She is a whole food cook and the author of The Athlete's Cookbook and Sports Nutrition for Kids. Tracy teaches Latin, Ballroom and Bollywood dancing and manages TKH Dance Club in Vernon. She loves her grandchildren and encourages all kids to be active and fit.

Meet Officer

Attila Torok is a born and raised Hungarian hammer thrower who was privileged to train and compete with some of the best throwers in the world for 10 years. Master coach Pál Németh helped Attila achieve several national champion titles at an early age. Attila's hammer training ended at age 18 due to mandatory military service, but his passion for the hammer was fused into his heart forever. Today Attila throws for fun, but he plans to get back to competition and help others improve their technique/distance.

Medical Officer

Eszter Torok is a Nurse at Interior Health in Salmon Arm where she lives with her husband Attila and their two children. She is originally from Szombatnely, Vas, Hungary.

Event Assistant

Mitchell Harris moved to Vernon in 2010 from Burnaby. He has a Masters degree in Mathematics and works as a scientific technical advisor in statistics and calculations. Mitchell loves hiking, working out at the gym and gaming with friends. He and Cory routinely play chi-ball and chi-pong.

Event Assistant

Michael Harrington moved to Vernon in 2010 from Burnaby. He works at Tolko Industries in Armstrong and is married to Ruby Holly, daughter of Cory and Tracy Holly. Mike enjoys hunting, pumping iron and video gaming. He is a father to three wonderful children.

Event Host and Executive Producer