The World's Strongest Man (& other strongman competitions)

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Re: The World's Strongest Man (& other strongman competitions)

Post by peter yates » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:52 pm

Thanks again Danny, glad you are keeping us updated on the world of Strongman. Some amazing talent in the game right now.
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Re: The World's Strongest Man (& other strongman competitions)

Post by DannyBoy » Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:50 pm

2019 World's Strongest Man spoilers ahead, so please don't read any further if you wanna wait to see the results when they show the competition on TV.

*****SPOILER ALERT*****
























The qualifying rounds are over and the 10 strongman who'll compete in tomorrow's final for the World's Strongest Man title are:
Brian Shaw
Mateusz Kieliszkowski
Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson
Konstantine Janashia
Adam Bishop
Luke Stoltman
Tom Stoltman
Trey Mitchell III
J-F Caron
Martins Licis

Time will tell, but this final and which 3 it'll be who make the podium seems to be more wide open than recent years. All things considered, healthy Brian Shaw is probably the favorite to win WSM this year. Thor's of course been on one heck of a run the last couple of years, but he unfortunately hurt his foot in the first event of qualifying and though he was able to make the final, with the final taking place all in one day, it's questionable how well he'll be able to do. I don't doubt Thor has it in him to win & will do his best though. In any case, Thor's injury opens things up for sure. Aside from Brian & Thor, I could definitely see Mateusz & Martins taking the title. We'll soon see. I gotta say it's so cool to see both Stoltman brothers in the final and it's historic because this will be the first time brothers have competed in a WSM final. Congratulations to them on making history!

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Re: The World's Strongest Man (& other strongman competitions)

Post by DannyBoy » Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:51 pm

DannyBoy wrote:
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:50 pm
2019 World's Strongest Man spoilers ahead, so please don't read any further if you wanna wait to see the results when they show the competition on TV.

*****SPOILER ALERT*****
























The qualifying rounds are over and the 10 strongman who'll compete in tomorrow's final for the World's Strongest Man title are:
Brian Shaw
Mateusz Kieliszkowski
Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson
Konstantine Janashia
Adam Bishop
Luke Stoltman
Tom Stoltman
Trey Mitchell III
J-F Caron
Martins Licis

Time will tell, but this final and which 3 it'll be who make the podium seems to be more wide open than recent years. All things considered, healthy Brian Shaw is probably the favorite to win WSM this year. Thor's of course been on one heck of a run the last couple of years, but he unfortunately hurt his foot in the first event of qualifying and though he was able to make the final, with the final taking place all in one day, it's questionable how well he'll be able to do. I don't doubt Thor has it in him to win & will do his best though. In any case, Thor's injury opens things up for sure. Aside from Brian & Thor, I could definitely see Mateusz & Martins taking the title. We'll soon see. I gotta say it's so cool to see both Luke & Tom Stoltman in the final and it's historic because this will be the first time brothers have competed in a WSM final. Congratulations to the Stoltmans on making history!

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