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World’s Strongest Man 2018 – Location & Date confirmed

The location and date of 2018's World's Strongest Man competition has finally been confirmed. This year we'll see the athletes competing in the the Philippines. The qualifying rounds will take place between April 28th - May 1st with the...

World’s Strongest Man 2016 – Botswana

It’s not long now until the return of World’s Strongest Man. The 2016 edition will be held in Botswana, Africa, between August 13-19th - that’s seven gruelling days of competition in some pretty toasty conditions. As always, the competition is surrounded...

Arnold Strongman Classic 2016

The Arnold Strongman Classic 2016 is fast approaching and this year looks to have one of the strongest line ups ever. Over the weekend of the 5th and 6th of March, ten of the World’s Strongest Man will battle...

Žydrūnas Savickas (Big Z) – 440kg/970lb x 3 squat

Žydrūnas Savickas (Big Z) showing that he still has something left in the tank. Making 440kg/970lb squats look easy: know they're high but even so - that's a helluva lot of weight that looks worryingly comfortable!

Europe’s Strongest Man u90kg & u105kg 2015

This weekend (10 October 2015) saw the Irish Muscle Power Expo play host to a Giants Live endorsed (that's about as official as a strongman gets) competition to find Europe's Strongest Man under 90kg and under 105kg.All of the athletes competed...

Arnold Strongman Classic Brazil 2015 (full video)

The Arnold Strongman Classic: Brazil took place earlier this year in, unsurprisingly, Brazil.We've just unsurfaced a full video of the event. Unfortunately its not in English, but who needs commentators anyway!

New Exercise: the (Brian) Shaw Press?

Now, we don't claim to know everything. But what would you call a plate loadable machine that allowed you to do a neutral grip floor press? No? Us neither!But that's exactly what current World's Strongest Man Brian Shaw has taken...

World Deadlift Championships 2015

Better late than never, below is an accidentally-forgotten-to-be-published writeup from last month's World Deadlift Championships.11 July saw the return of the Europe's Strongest Man competition and, with it, the World Deadlift Championships.The World Deadlift Championships aimed to find the...

World’s Strongest Man 2015 – Malaysia

World's Strongest Man will be held in Malaysia this year and, as usual, we'll be providing you with the latest updates (including results and videos) as soon as we can.Every year we say it but this year has to...

Big Z – 202kg/450lb log press – 4 reps!

Big Z looking in fine form before the Arnold Strongman Classic.


Rob Frampton’s Strongman Tips

World's Strongest Man competitor in 2010 and 2011, owner of a gym in Portsmouth, UK and 400kg deadlifer Rob Frampton isn't too shabby as...