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World’s Strongest Man 2014 Results

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Zydrunas Savickas wins the 2014 World’s Strongest Man, taking home his 4th WSM title! Final Official World’s Strongest Man Results: Zydrunas Savickas – 64 Hafthor Bjørnson – 63.5 Brian Shaw – 61 Mike Burke – 40 Terry Hollands – 38 Eddie Hall – 33 David Ostlund – 32 Warrick Brant – 29.5 Laurence Shahlaei –… → Read More

2014 Arnold Strongman Classic Results

2014 Arnold Strongman Classic Results

With the heaviest dumbbell ever used in competition, and a possible deadlift over 1300 Lb, this years Arnold Strongman Classic is possibly one of the best. This years Arnold Strongman Classic is dedicated to strongman Mike Jenkins, the 2010 Arnold Amateur Strongman Champion, and the 2012 Arnold Strongman Champion. Below you will find the final… → Read More

Brian Shaw Wins America’s Strongest Man

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Just 5 weeks after winning the World’s Strongest Man, Brian Shaw competes at the Olympia and wins America’s Strongest Man. Below you will find videos for the keg clean and press medley, last man standing log clean and press, and the giant wheel barrow load and carry. The first keg was 220 Lb, and the last… → Read More

World’s Strongest Man 2013 Finals – Sneak Peek

World Strongest Man 2013 Finals – Sneak Peek

Here’s a little sneak peek of the World’s Strongest Man 2013 finals in China. WSM will begin to air October 16th at 9:00 PM EST on CBS Sports. The network will air30-minute episodes every Wednesday evening of WSM, with a one hour finale on Christmas Day at 9:00 PM EST.

World’s Strongest Man 2013 Cliffs

World’s Strongest Man 2013 Cliffs

The final results for WSM are out. Brian Shaw took home first, with Big Z coming in second. Final results: Brian – 51 points Zydrunas – 48 points Thor – 42 points Jenkins – 41 points Burke – 38.5 points Lalas – 34 points Terry – 31.5 points Johannes – 16 points Oberst – 14… → Read More

World Record Bench Press (Raw) 722 Lbs by Eric Spoto

World Record Bench Press (Raw) 722 Lbs by Eric Spoto

Here’s Eric Spoto smashing the world record raw bench press with 722 Lbs!  After many unsuccessful attempts, the original record of 715 held by Scot Mendelson has finally fallen. Congratulations to Eric! Video of Eric’s 722 Lb attempt produced by Jim McDonald: (Video recorded by Jim McDonald. Subscribe to his channel for a high quality version shortly! http://www.youtube.com/user/jimmcd1234)… → Read More

Chain Deadlift ‘Fail’ (Deadlift Tumble)

Chain Deadlift ‘Fail’ (Deadlift Tumble)

Laurence Shahlaei takes a tumble off the platform while doing some rack pulls with chains. Sounds like hes okay. He shows that in order to succeed, sometimes you must fail. As long as you get it on video. 14inch deads with a chain around my neck Laurence Shahlaei says: I have strained my hammy but it could… → Read More

Jesse Norris on stage at his first Bodybuilding Competition

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Not a typical LIFT news post, Jesse Norris steps on stage for his first bodybuilding competition. Rumor has it that he placed third at the “21st Annual NGA Northwest Natural Spring Show” this Saturday. Pictures to be posted soon on the Hydraulix facebook page. (Please wait while slow video loads…) If the name doesn’t sound… → Read More