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Big Z: video of 1st international powerlifting comp aged 23

For those curious how the current World's Strongest Man, Big Z, shaped up in his younger years check out the video below.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1y1pHZuyAY&feature=youtu.be342.5kg/755lb - Squat205kg/451lb - Bench press320kg/705lb - Deadlift867.5kg/1912lb total136kg/300lb bodyweight 

Strongman roundup – May 2014

Whilst the editorial team have been off on holiday a lot has happened in the world of Strongman. Let's take a look at some of the highlights.Big Z broke the World Record for the Log Press with a lift of 227kg/500lb.Graham...

Big Z log press WR 227kg/500lb

In later than usual fashion, we thought we'd better make those who have been living under a rock aware that Zydrunas Savickas broke his own world record on the log press with a lift of 227kg / 500lb. Our...

Interview with Brian Shaw

MHP have published an interview they did with Brian Shaw shortly after the Arnold Strongman Classic earlier this year (and so before the World's Strongest Man) competition. It's quite a nice insight, check it out below:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zv2fLEPDv60It has however been...

Big Z – you strange, strong man

This year Zydrunas Savickas, or "Big Z", has shown in no uncertain terms that he is the strongest man in the World. He not only managed to win the Arnold Strongman Classic (commonly now considered the truest test of...

Giants Live – Norway 2014

Quick on the tails of this year's World's Strongest Man competition has seen stage three of the Giant's Live tour. Having already made outings in England and Australia the competition headed to Norway last weekend to crown the World's Strongest Viking.The...

World’s Strongest Man 2014

Update: Scroll down below for full results from the qualifiers and finals.World's Strongest Man 2014 is due to kick off Saturday 22nd March in Los Angeles, USA.Although always subject to change, the events are scheduled as follows:Qualifier EventsSaturday 22nd...

Benni Magnusson: world record deadlift – 445kg/981lb

This weekend sees international strongmen battling it out at the Melborne Giants' Live competition. Most interestingly one of the events was max deadlift and the line-up happens to include a certain Mr Benni Magnusson.See Benni break the strongman deadlift world...

Arnold Strongman Classic 2014 Results

This year's Arnold Strongman Classic was the heaviest yet. Without further ado lets get onto the results.Austrian oakThe first event was the Austrian oak or the log press to the normal folk. The athletes had the choice of doing...

Britain’s Strongest Man 2014

March 16th will see Doncaster play host to one of the few Giants Live competitions happening before World's Strongest Man. The British competitors will be battling for the title of Britain's Strongest Man whilst the indigenous and foreigners alike...

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Magnus Samuelsson

Nationality: Swedish Height: 2.01m Weight: 156kgNot only a world-class strongman but also a pretty damn fine arm wrestler. If there's one thing that can be said...

Misha – 210kg log press

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