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Old 01-08-2013, 02:01 PM   #41
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Thanks! I've trying to find this on TV and have only managed the heats so far.

Awesome result! Incredible performance. These guys nowadays are just superhuman.
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Old 01-09-2013, 10:35 AM   #43
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Haf■ˇr J˙lÝus Bj÷rnsson
Born (1988-11-26) November 26, 1988 (age 24)
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Height 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in)
Weight 200 kilograms (440 lb)

Now I feel even shorter.
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Old 01-09-2013, 11:20 AM   #44
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Haf■ˇr J˙lÝus Bj÷rnsson
Born (1988-11-26) November 26, 1988 (age 24)
Iceland
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Height 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in)
Weight 200 kilograms (440 lb)

Now I feel even shorter.

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Total - 980 kg (2161 lbs.) Raw

Loglift - 192.5 kg (424 lbs.)

Training lifts - Deadlift 400 kg raw and Loglift 190 kg.
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First you win the strongman contest, then you eat the pigs. Flawless victory.

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