Strongman Sundays … While the last Strongman Champions League stop of the year is being held in Martinique this weekend, here are 7 recordings of the 13 events. Update: Martinique added. Finland Germany Serbia Finland Poland Russia Gibraltar Lithuania Spain Martinique Thanks to Phil for submitting.
Check out this 400kg Deadlift by (then 22 year old) British strongman Jack McIntosh. He was second at the Giants Live stop in Budapest, Hungary this year. Unfortunately he isn’t updating his YouTube channel – JackMcIntosh1988 on regular basis. Maybe if we all subscribe he will post more awesome lifts. Go ATG army! He also […]
Derek Poundstone demos how he handles the Giant Dumbbell Press.
You have seen Derek Poundstone’s dumbbell pressing strength. Here is what he does to keep his triceps strong. Skull Crushers with 97.5kg (215 lbs).
Here is a recording of the 2012 Log Lift World Championships. The Event took place in Vilnius, Lithuania on Sunday Oct. 7, 2012 during the same weekend as the first annual SCL Savickas Classic. Zydrunas Savickas won with 210kg. He went for a World Record at 221kg, but missed his attempt. By the way, look […]
An agility ladder is probably not the first thing that comes mind when you think of strongman training. Clint Dardan however gives them a try to mix things up. Obviously it’s not going to make you stronger, but it’s going to make you more technically efficient.
I recently listened to Fitness Pain Free Podcast with Stongman Brett Somerville. Topic: Biceps Tears Something that is pretty common among strongman competitors. Just recently Terry Hollands tore his at the 2012 WSM Rock Lift. Hopefully you will be spared this nuisance. Here is how Brett went about his rehab work. It is a damn slow process: first […]
Here is 2011 U105kg UK Strongest Man, Adam Bishop, with a 200kg stone load! Remember at the 2012 WSM they loaded stones up to 180kg. Thanks to Phil for submitting.
This just in. According to a Lithuanian news site, the 2012 World’s Stongest Man, Zydrunas Savickas announced that he will retire as a pro strongman. No official statement yet, but I applaud him for leaving his sport on a high note. I don’t know what the average ages of pro strongmen are, but at 37 […]