Athlete Bio
Henning Thorsen

Years Active: 1989-1992
Born: 1959-10-20
Height: 1.93 m (6' 4")
Weight: 140 kg (309 lbs)

International Contests: 11
International Contest Wins: 1
WSM Appearances: 3
WSM Finals: 3
Best WSM Finish: 2nd
Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Joensuu, Finland 4 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Tenerife, Spain 2 of 8
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Reykjavík, Iceland 6 of 10
1991 1991 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge China 5 of 6
1992 1992 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Denmark 7 of 10
1991 1991 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man England 5 of 8
1990 1990 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Denmark 1 of 10
1989 1989 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Iceland 8 of 10
1991 1991 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic Fergus, Canada 6 of 6
1991 1991 HreystiHreysti Iceland 4 of 6
1992 1992 European HerculesEuropean Hercules Oulu, Finland 9 of 11
Date Contest Event Result Placing
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalHúsafell Stone 7 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalPlane Pull 6 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalFront Hold 40.99 s 6 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalWeight Throw 6 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalRock Press 4 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalLoading Race 5 in 72.60 s 2 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalMax Deadlift 8 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalTruck Pull 6 of 10
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalArm Over Arm Pull 1 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalAtlas Stones 1 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalCrucifix Hold 6 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalMedley 3 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalMax Deadlift
(18-inch deadlift)
380 kg 3 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalTruck Pull 1 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalBarrel Lift 110 kg 3 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalLoading Race 6 in 66.00 s 3 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalBack Load Carry 5 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalLoading Race 5 in 34.00 s 3 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalFront Hold 8 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalRock Press 120 kg 2 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalMedley 94.00 s 3 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalBack Lift 5 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalTruck Pull 32.90 s 4 of 8
1990-08-18 1990 WSM FinalArm Over Arm Pull 59.61 s 7 of 8
# Event PR Contest
1 Max. 18-inch Deadlift 380 kg (838 lbs) 1991 WSM Final