Though some people see strength training as a hobby, these 5 strongest people take it very, very seriously. In this list you can see powerlifters, strongmen athletes and armwrestler.
Eddie Hall is an English professional strongman and powerlifter. He is the 2017 World’s Strongest Man and the current world record holder in the deadlift with straps (500 kg).
Brian Shaw is an American also strongman and the World’s Strongest Man 2016 (+2015, 2013, 2011).
- Squat – 410 kg (905lbs)
- Bench press – 225 kg (496 lbs)
Hafthor Julius Bjornsson
Hafthor Julius Bjornsson aka “Thor” aka “The Mountain” is an Icelandic professional strongman and the current Europe’s Strongest Man.
- Squat – 380 kg (795 lbs)
- Deadlift – 460 kg (1014 lbs)
Zydrunas Savickas is a Lithuanian powerlifter and professional strongman. He is the World’s Strongest Man 2014 (+2012, 2010, 2009).
- Squat – 425.5 kg (938 lb) – Lithuanian record
- Bench press – 286 kg (631 lb) – Lithuanian record
- Deadlift – 400 kg (880 lb) – Lithuanian record
Devon Larratt is a Canadian professional armwrestler and current Right-Arm World Armwrestling League (WAL) Heavyweight Champion and nd Left Arm Arm Wars Super-Heavyweight Champion.