Athlete Bio
Svend Karlsen

Years Active: 1996-2006
Born: 1967-10-06
Height: 1.88 m (6' 2")
Weight: 150 kg (331 lbs)

International Contests: 63
International Contest Wins: 7
National Contests: 3
National Contest Wins: 3
WSM Appearances: 8
WSM Finals: 7
WSM Wins: 1
Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Primm, Nevada 8 of 10
1996 1996 WSM Group 4World's Strongest Man Port Louis, Mauritius 3 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Nassau, Bahamas 5 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Victoria Falls, Zambia 9 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 5 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Victoria Falls, Zambia 1 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Sun City, South Africa 2 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Valletta, Malta 3 of 10
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsIFSA Strongman World Championships Quebec City, Canada 16 of 16
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManArnold Strongman Classic Columbus, Ohio 6 of 10
2004-03-06 2004 Arnold's Strongest ManArnold Strongman Classic Columbus, Ohio 2 of 10
2003-03-01 2003 Arnold's Strength SummitArnold Strongman Classic Columbus, Ohio 2 of 8
2002-02-23 2002 Arnold Strongman ChallengeArnold Strongman Classic Columbus, Ohio 2 of 8
1997 1997 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge Australia 3 of 8
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Jelenia Góra, Poland 5 of 10
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Sandomierz, Poland 6 of 8
2002-07-27 2002 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Gdynia, Poland 3 of 10
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Helsinki, Finland 1 of 11
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Sevenum, Netherlands 6 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 IFSA Helsinki Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Helsinki, Finland 3 of 10
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Hardenberg, Netherlands 10 of 12
2001-06-02 2001 Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast Honolulu, Hawaii 3 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast Honolulu, Hawaii 2 of 12
2006-06-01 2006 Mohegan Sun Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Uncasville, Connecticut 11 of 14
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Gothenburg, Sweden 3 of 9
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Moscow, Russia 5 of 13
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Imatra, Finland 4 of 9
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixStrongman Super Series North Bay, Canada 3 of 12
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Silvolde, Netherlands 4 of 11
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Honolulu, Hawaii 9 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Honolulu, Hawaii 5 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Stockholm, Sweden 2 of 14
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Stockholm, Sweden 3 of 12
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Prague, Czech Republic 2 of 11
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Netherlands 3 of 9
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownNortheast Strongman Showdown Wilmington, Massachusetts 2 of 15
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownNortheast Strongman Showdown Wilmington, Massachusetts 1 of 14
2005-08-20 2005 IFSA World OpenIFSA Grand Prix São Paulo, Brazil 2 of 14
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsIFSA Grand Prix Kristiansand, Norway 1 of 10
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsIFSA Grand Prix Riga, Latvia 7 of 17
2005-06-06 2005 IFSA Russia Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Moscow, Russia 5 of 11
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyIFSA Grand Prix Doetinchem, Netherlands 2 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyIFSA Grand Prix Turkey 3 of 10
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersIFSA Grand Prix Gdynia, Poland 5 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Vantaa, Finland 6 of 8
2002-10-20 2002 IFSA China Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Panyu, China 1 of 9
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Vantaa, Finland 2 of 10
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersIFSA Grand Prix Kokkola, Finland 1 of 8
2001-03-10 2001 IFSA Poland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Sopot, Poland 3 of 10
2000-10-08 2000 IFSA China Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Panyu, China 4 of 14
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Bucharest, Romania 4 of 8
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Prague, Czech Republic 2 of 11
2000-06-25 2000 IFSA Poland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Sopot, Poland 6 of 10
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Ireland 3 of 10
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Helsinki, Finland 3 of 12
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Helsinki, Finland 13 of 14
1998 1998 Atlantic GiantIFSA Grand Prix Faroe Islands 3 of 10
1996 1996 World's Strongest VikingIFSA Grand Prix Copenhagen, Denmark 9 of 11
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic Dolbeau-Mistassini, Canada 6 of 12
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic Aberdeen, Scotland 1 of 9
2001-07-22 2001 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic Aberdeen, Scotland 2 of 6
2006-05-27 2006 WSMC Northern IrelandWorld Strongman Cup Federation Armagh, Northern Ireland 9 of 12
1997 1997 European HerculesEuropean Hercules Oulu, Finland 5 of 6
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManNorway's Strongest Man Gol, Norway 1 of 10
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManNorway's Strongest Man Kristiansand, Norway 1 of 6
2003-07-26 2003 Norway's Strongest ManNorway's Strongest Man Tvedestrand, Norway 1 of 6
Date Contest Event Result Placing
2006-06-01 2006 Mohegan Sun Grand PrixAxle Press 4 reps 9 of 14
2006-06-01 2006 Mohegan Sun Grand PrixFrame Carry 16.41 m 9 of 14
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManMedley 27.45 s 1 of 10
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManCross Carry 26.3 m 5 of 10
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManMax Log Lift 150 kg 1 of 10
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
5 in 20.71 s 1 of 10
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManTire Flip
(4x 380 kg, 1x 600 kg)
4 in 26.95 s 2 of 10
2006-05-20 2006 Norway's Strongest ManSuper Yoke 11.20 s 1 of 10
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsAtlas Stones
(140 to 180 kg)
Withdrew 14 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsShield Carry Withdrew 15 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsApollon's Wheels Withdrew 12 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsFarmer's Walk Withdrew 16 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsDeadlift 0 reps 16 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsConan's Wheel 609 ° 16 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsMax Log Lift 140 kg 15 of 16
2005-09-25 2005 IFSA Strongman World ChampionshipsSuper Yoke 22.96 s 6 of 16
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsAtlas Stones
(120 to 180 kg)
5 in 18.74 s 1 of 10
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsMax Axle Press 155 kg 1 of 10
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsDeadlift 7 reps 1 of 10
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsFarmer's Walk 45 m 2 of 10
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsTire Flip 23.22 s 1 of 10
2005-08-06 2005 IFSA Nordic ChampionshipsSuper Yoke 16.19 s 1 of 10
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsAtlas Stones
(140 to 180 kg)
3 stones 14 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsConan's Wheel 765 ° 9 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsSuper Yoke 20.78 s 2 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsShield Carry 56.4 m 9 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsTruck Pull 38.04 s 11 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsMax Log Lift 150 kg 7 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsDeadlift 4 reps 5 of 17
2005-07-17 2005 IFSA European ChampionshipsFarmer's Walk 73.5 m 7 of 17
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(120 to 160 kg)
5 in 17.70 s 1 of 6
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManDeadlift 8 reps 1 of 6
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManMax Axle Press 155 kg 1 of 6
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManTire Flip
(8 flips)
26.84 s 1 of 6
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManSuper Yoke 13.50 s 1 of 6
2005-05-21 2005 Norway's Strongest ManFarmer's Walk 11.44 s 1 of 6
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManTimber Carry 4.47 m 2 of 10
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManHammer Lift Rd 1, Hole 0 9 of 10
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManDumbbell Press 4 reps 8 of 10
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManMedicine Ball Toss 4.72 m 4 of 10
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManMax Deadlift
(Hummer tires)
416 kg 4 of 10
2005-03-05 2005 Arnold's Strongest ManApollon's Wheels
(Cleans-Continentals-Presses)
2-2-3 4 of 10
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 175 kg)
5 in 37.54 s 4 of 9
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixMax Deadlift 355 kg 2 of 9
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixVertical Lift 4 reps 4 of 9
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixBench Press 6 reps 7 of 9
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixConan's Wheel 772 ° 4 of 9
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixTire Flip
(5 flips)
5 in 24.20 s 1 of 9
2004-12-05 2004 Sweden Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 14.06 s 3 of 9
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
Withdrew 6 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalLoading Race Withdrew 6 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalTruck Pull Withdrew 6 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalSafe Lift 7 in 48.80 s 5 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalSquat Lift
(7 lifts, 265 to 370 kg)
1 in 3.43 s 6 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalDeadlift
(Car deadlift)
5 in 51.30 s 5 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalFridge Carry 24.37 s 4 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM FinalMedley
(100 kg anchor carry (25 m), 160 kg
farmer's walk (25 m))
44.56 s 6 of 6
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundTruck Pull
(Bonus points start at 27 metres)
35.79 s (vs Bergmanis) 7 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundSquat Lift
(7 lifts, 265 to 370 kg (bonus points
start on 3rd lift))
2 in 7.56 s (vs Pudzianowski) 9 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundCarry & Drag
(100 kg anchor carry (15 m) into 300 kg
chain drag (20 m), bonus points start at
27 metres)
30.19 s (vs Minkwitz) 1 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundFarmer's Walk
(Bonus points start at 27 metres)
23.89 s (vs Felix) 1 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundWrestling
(3 bouts (2 pts per bout win, 1 point
for staying over 10 seconds in a lost
bout))
2 bouts (vs Murumets) 3 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundConan's Wheel
(Bonus points for every half-lap,
starting after one lap)
2.0 laps (vs Lotta) 6 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundSafe Lift
(One bonus point for every two reps)
9 reps (vs Girard) 2 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundFingal's Fingers
(200 to 300 kg (one bonus point per
finger flipped))
5 in 41.88 s (vs Virastyuk) 5 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg (one bonus point per
stone lifted))
5 in 40.38 s (vs Rollinson) 7 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundSuper Yoke
(Bonus points start at 22 metres)
17.25 s (vs Savickas) 1 of 14
2004-10-03 2004 WSM Qualifying RoundDeadlift
(7 lifts, 265 to 370 kg (bonus points
start on 3rd lift))
4 in 21.93 s (vs Samuelsson) 5 of 14
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs 14 stairs 6 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManShield Carry 32.8 m 7 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManDeadlift 8 reps 5 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManMedley 103.72 s 8 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones 5 in 20.02 s 1 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManConan's Wheel 775 ° 4 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManViking Press 7 reps 8 of 10
2004-07-24 2004 Europe's Strongest ManFarmer's Walk 32.11 s 1 of 10
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixMedley
(Tire flip + farmer's walk + loading)
36.17 s 4 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixDeadlift Hold 31.70 s 11 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 160 kg)
5 in 25.09 s 4 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixPower Stairs
(180-200-220 kg, 5 stairs each)
35.35 s 6 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixTire Flip 32.13 s 2 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 30.09 s 9 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixTruck Pull 15.3 m 6 of 13
2004-07-11 2004 Moscow Grand PrixMax Log Lift 160 kg 7 of 13
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyMedley
(Duck walk + farmer's walk + chain drag)
85.88 s 5 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyConan's Wheel 900 ° 5 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyViking Press 15 reps 4 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyTire Flip
(8 flips)
23.50 s 2 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyMax Log Lift 160 kg 2 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophySuper Yoke 13.72 s 1 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyArm Over Arm Pull 38.63 s 3 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyAtlas Stones
(100 to 180 kg)
4 in 16.99 s 2 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyPower Stairs
(175-200-250 kg, 6 stairs each)
17 stairs 4 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyCrucifix Hold 42.56 s 7 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyFarmer's Walk 48.00 s 4 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyMax Log Lift 165 kg 2 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyTruck Pull 13.26 m 2 of 10
2004-03-06 2004 Arnold's Strongest ManTimber Carry 9.02 m 4 of 10
2004-03-06 2004 Arnold's Strongest ManHammer Lift 13.63 s 1 of 10
2004-03-06 2004 Arnold's Strongest ManMedicine Ball Toss 4.72 m 4 of 10
2004-03-06 2004 Arnold's Strongest ManMax Deadlift
(Hummer tires)
385 kg 4 of 10
2004-03-06 2004 Arnold's Strongest ManApollon's Wheels 1-3-4 2 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 42.69 s 7 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalDeadlift
(7 lifts, 295 to 365 kg)
6 in 39.77 s 4 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalTrain Pull 69.15 s 10 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
5 in 46.29 s 6 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalHercules Hold 33.83 s 9 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalOverhead Medley
(135 to 165 kg)
3 in 43.96 s 8 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM FinalCarry & Drag
(225 kg duck walk (15 m), 285 kg chain
drag (15 m))
29.75 s 5 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 5Tire Flip 31.68 s 2 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 5Atlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 22.08 s 2 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 5Deadlift
(Car deadlift)
9 reps 2 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 5Giant Farmer's Walk 16.09 s 2 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 5Train Pull 25.87 s 1 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 5Carry & Flip
(225 kg duck walk (15 m), 400 kg tire
flip (15 m))
37.32 s 1 of 6
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersPower Stairs
(225-250-280 kg, 5 stairs each)
11 stairs 5 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersAtlas Stones
(120 to 180 kg)
4 stones 4 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
52.38 s 6 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersSuper Yoke 10.85 s 1 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersTruck Pull 31.06 s 7 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersViking Press 10 reps 4 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersShield Carry 63.93 m 5 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersWeight Throw
(For height)
4.5 m 3 of 8
2003-08-24 2003 Strongman World Record BreakersFarmer's Walk
(For distance)
17.91 m 4 of 8
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 19.72 s 1 of 9
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(100 to 180 kg)
4 in 52.98 s 6 of 9
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixHercules Hold 22.79 s 5 of 9
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixTruck Pull 34.84 s 6 of 9
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 22.87 s 2 of 9
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixCrucifix Hold 41.15 s 6 of 9
2003-08-16 2003 Finland Grand PrixLog Lift 7 reps 5 of 9
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixMedley 62.59 s 3 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixSquat Lift
(Car squat)
14 reps 1 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry
(Rising weight / one drop allowed)
1077 kg (4.95 m) 3 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixTruck Pull 53.12 s 8 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 180 kg)
4 in 40.43 s 5 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixDeadlift Hold 45.93 s 9 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 35.66 m 6 of 12
2003-08-01 2003 Canada Grand PrixMax Log Lift 160 kg 4 of 12
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManHercules Hold 76.73 s 6 of 8
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManTire Flip
(6 flips)
25.04 s 4 of 8
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManFarmer's Walk 30.93 s 3 of 8
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManViking Press 3 reps 6 of 8
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(120 to 160 kg)
4 in 24.32 s 6 of 8
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManConan's Wheel 652 ° 3 of 8
2003-07-06 2003 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs
(225-250-280 kg, 5 stairs each)
12 stairs 7 of 8
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 180 kg)
5 in 26.56 s 1 of 11
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixConan's Wheel 739 ° 6 of 11
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixWeight Throw
(For height)
4 m 8 of 11
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixTire Flip
(8 flips)
24.77 s 3 of 11
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixShield Carry 55.95 m 6 of 11
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixSuper Yoke 17.19 s 2 of 11
2003-06-14 2003 Holland Grand PrixMax Log Lift 150 kg 5 of 11
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicFarmer's Walk 19.9 m 6 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicAtlas Stones 4 in 69.54 s 9 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicHercules Hold 35.50 s 11 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicSquat Lift 12 reps 2 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicPower Stairs 14 stairs 9 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicFingal's Fingers 4 in 33.76 s 7 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicViking Press 9 reps 5 of 12
2003-06-08 2003 World Muscle Power ClassicVertical Lift 31.28 s 3 of 12
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 19.12 s 5 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
43.84 s 5 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 64.70 s 6 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(100 to 180 kg)
5 in 48.33 s 4 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixHercules Hold 19.43 s 6 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixConan's Wheel 34.60 m 4 of 8
2003-05-17 2003 IFSA Finland Grand PrixCrane Pull 34.29 s 6 of 8
2003-03-01 2003 Arnold's Strength SummitTimber Carry 12.75 s 2 of 8
2003-03-01 2003 Arnold's Strength SummitMedicine Ball Toss 4.88 m 1 of 8
2003-03-01 2003 Arnold's Strength SummitMax Deadlift
(Hummer tires)
396 kg 3 of 8
2003-03-01 2003 Arnold's Strength SummitApollon's Wheels
(Cleans-Continentals-Presses)
2-1-2 3 of 8
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixCarry & Drag 23.62 m 7 of 14
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixConan's Wheel 116 ° 12 of 14
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixFront Hold 36.01 s 12 of 14
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixDeadlift
(Axle bar)
7 reps 6 of 14
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixSuper Yoke 18.15 s 7 of 14
2003-01-18 2003 Hawaii Grand PrixMax Axle Press 165 kg 3 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixFront Squat 3 reps, 230 kg 1 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixCrucifix Hold 36.96 s 11 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixLog Lift 2 reps 5 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixSuper Yoke 16.79 s 3 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixTire Flip
(8 flips)
48.16 s 2 of 14
2003-01-17 2002 Hawaii Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 16.9 m 7 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixMedley 33.52 s 6 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixPower Stairs
(200-220-250 kg, 4 stairs each)
28.70 s 4 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(110 to 160 kg)
5 in 34.96 s 4 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 14.17 m 4 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixBench Press 5 reps 8 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixTruck Pull 32.91 s 7 of 14
2002-11-23 2002 Sweden Grand PrixMax Log Lift 185 kg 1 of 14
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 30.28 s 6 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalDeadlift
(Car deadlift)
8 reps 4 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalShield Carry 79.6 m 7 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalTruck Pull 46.00 s 4 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalSquat Lift 14 reps 1 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 72.6 m 8 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM FinalFlip & Drag
(400 kg tire flip (15 m), 300 kg chain
drag (15 m))
28.5 m 7 of 10
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 1Atlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 33.72 s 3 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 1Viking Press
(No resting allowed)
16 reps 2 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 1Car Pull 20.94 s 2 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 1Fingal's Fingers
(200 to 300 kg)
5 in 43.97 s 1 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 1Weight Throw
(For max height, 2 attempts to clear
each height)
4.7 m 2 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 1Carry & Drag
(120 kg farmer's walk (15 m), 300 kg
chain drag (15 m))
34.87 m 1 of 6
2002-07-06 2002 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs
(185-225-250 kg, 5 stairs each)
30.78 s 3 of 10
2002-07-06 2002 Europe's Strongest ManMedley
(3x 120 kg sacks, 200 kg duck walk)
27.72 s 5 of 10
2002-07-06 2002 Europe's Strongest ManConan's Wheel 1125 ° 2 of 10
2002-07-06 2002 Europe's Strongest ManViking Press 16 reps 3 of 10
2002-07-06 2002 Europe's Strongest ManBlock Carry 56.04 m 6 of 10
2002-07-06 2002 Europe's Strongest ManTire Flip
(8 flips)
30.36 s 3 of 10
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicMedley 50.50 s 1 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicHercules Hold 22.22 s 3 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicConan's Wheel 480 ° 1 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicArm Over Arm Pull 26.38 s 2 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicMcGlashen Stones 4 in 41.24 s 2 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicViking Press 9 reps 3 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicDeadlift
(Car deadlift)
34 reps 2 of 9
2002-06-16 2002 World Muscle Power ClassicSuper Yoke 13.91 s 1 of 9
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 17.00 s 2 of 10
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(130 to 175 kg)
4 in 36.07 s 6 of 10
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIncline Log Press 14 reps 1 of 10
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixMedley 36.37 s 6 of 10
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
50.93 s 3 of 10
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixConan's Wheel 23.7 ° 3 of 10
2002-04-20 2002 IFSA Finland Grand PrixCrane Pull 24.31 s 2 of 10
2002-02-23 2002 Arnold Strongman ChallengeTimber Carry 9.50 s 2 of 8
2002-02-23 2002 Arnold Strongman ChallengeHummer Push 17.62 s 2 of 8
2002-02-23 2002 Arnold Strongman ChallengeMax Deadlift
(Standard bar)
352 kg 6 of 8
2002-02-23 2002 Arnold Strongman ChallengeApollon's Wheels 0 reps (1 clean), 166 kg 3 of 8
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownDeadlift 16 reps 2 of 15
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownArm Over Arm Pull 29.12 s 2 of 15
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownConan's Wheel 21c 4 of 15
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownAtlas Stones 5 in 27.05 s 2 of 15
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixMedley 45.78 s 4 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixPower Stairs
(180-200-250 kg, 4 stairs each)
28.39 s 3 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(135 to 175 kg)
5 in 46.54 s 3 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixLog Lift 7 reps 4 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 15 m 7 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixBench Press 4 reps 6 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixTruck Pull 36.98 s 4 of 12
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 34.28 s 6 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalConan's Wheel 821 ° 3 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalVertical Lift 14.11 s 2 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalLog Lift 7 reps 3 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 49.78 s 6 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalSquat Lift 10 reps 1 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalCarry & Flip
(365 kg yoke (15 m) + 390 kg tire (15
m))
40.75 s 2 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 2Atlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 27.20 s 2 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 2Max Deadlift 350 kg 1 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 2Hercules Hold 25.90 s 6 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 2Arm Over Arm Pull 27.40 s 3 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 2Fingal's Fingers 4 in 32.70 s 1 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 2Carry & Drag 38.20 s 1 of 6
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersFarmer's Walk
(For distance)
14.37 m 4 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
55.19 s 2 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersAtlas Stones
(100 to 166 kg)
4 in 12.14 s 1 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersMedley 66.91 s 7 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersWeight Throw
(For height)
4.5 m 5 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersMax Log Lift 155 kg 1 of 8
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixMedley 40.13 s 1 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 10.50 s 4 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixPower Stairs
(180-200-250 kg, 4 stairs each)
27.19 s 2 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixHercules Hold 27.94 s 10 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixLog Lift 7 reps 4 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixTruck Pull 25.11 s 1 of 11
2001-06-02 2001 Beauty and the BeastPower Stairs 51.75 s 4 of 12
2001-06-02 2001 Beauty and the BeastDeadlift Hold 73.00 s 3 of 12
2001-06-02 2001 Beauty and the BeastKeg Toss - 10 of 12
2001-06-02 2001 Beauty and the BeastFarmer's Walk 29.72 m 7 of 12
2001-06-02 2001 Beauty and the BeastMax Axle Press 170 kg 1 of 12
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixAtlas Stones 4 in 30.25 s 3 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixArm Over Arm Pull 31.14 s 4 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 52.92 m 5 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixTire Flip 22.53 s 1 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixPower Stairs 52.63 s 3 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixHercules Hold 47.76 s 5 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixLoad & Drag 51.54 s 2 of 9
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManWheelbarrow Carry 18.02 s 7 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManCrucifix Hold 63.26 s 1 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManLoading Race
(4x 100 kg boxes)
4 in 37.48 s 6 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManDeadlift 9 reps 1 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManFarmer's Walk 27.49 s 3 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManConan's Wheel 955 ° 1 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManTruck Pull 19.56 s 3 of 11
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownTruck Pull 55.24 s 5 of 14
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownSuper Yoke 16.00 s 1 of 14
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownAtlas Stones
(100 to 165 kg)
5 in 27.90 s 1 of 14
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownTire Flip 47.80 s 1 of 14
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownViking Press 13 reps 4 of 14
2001-02-17 2001 Northeast Strongman ShowdownFarmer's Walk 54.25 m 5 of 14
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixAtlas Stones 4 in 37.88 s 3 of 8
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixHercules Hold 36.25 s 4 of 8
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixTire Flip 66.70 s 2 of 8
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixCarry & Drag 4 of 8
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixMax Log Lift 160 kg 1 of 8
2000-09-16 2000 IFSA Romania Grand PrixTruck Pull 40.31 s 4 of 8
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixMedley 3 of 11
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixDuck Walk 3 of 11
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixPower Stairs 3 of 11
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixHercules Hold 7 of 11
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixLog Lift 3 of 11
2000-09-02 2000 IFSA Czech Grand PrixTruck Pull 2 of 11
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(95 to 160 kg)
5 in 30.70 s 1 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalFingal's Fingers
(200 to 300 kg)
5 in 42.60 s 1 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalTruck Pull 54.70 s 5 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 26.90 s 4 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalDeadlift Hold 37.70 s 6 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalPower Stairs
(24 stairs)
35.80 s 5 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM FinalSuper Yoke 13.70 s 1 of 10
2000-08-11 2000 WSM Group 4Atlas Stones
(95 to 160 kg)
5 in 33.50 s 1 of 6
2000-08-11 2000 WSM Group 4Fingal's Fingers
(200 to 300 kg)
4 in 39.60 s 1 of 6
2000-08-11 2000 WSM Group 4Basque Circle 175 ° 2 of 6
2000-08-11 2000 WSM Group 4Deadlift Hold 35.70 s 3 of 6
2000-08-11 2000 WSM Group 4Africa Stone 62.7 m 2 of 6
2000-08-11 2000 WSM Group 4Super Yoke 13.60 s 1 of 6
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManMedley
(Tire flip + loading)
DNF 9 of 10
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManWeight Throw
(For max height)
4 m 9 of 10
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManHercules Hold 58.81 s 4 of 10
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManRock Press 110 kg 3 of 10
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(120 to 180 kg)
4 in 21.65 s 3 of 10
2000-06-18 2000 Europe's Strongest ManArm Over Arm Pull 23.03 s 4 of 10
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastPower Stairs
(18 stairs)
39.07 s 2 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastKeg Toss
(For height)
5.33 m 4 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastHercules Hold 14.43 s 8 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastMax Log Lift 165 kg 2 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastTrolley Pull 27.09 s 4 of 12
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixCross Carry 51.9 m 3 of 10
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixFishing Pole 22 kg 1 of 10
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixFront Hold 69.66 s 7 of 10
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixWall of Barrels 4 in 40.27 s 3 of 10
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixBench Press 6 reps 8 of 10
2000-04-30 2000 IFSA Ireland Grand PrixArm Over Arm Pull 20.56 m 3 of 10
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixCrucifix Hold
(15 kg / hand)
37.14 s 6 of 12
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixWeight Throw
(Block for height)
5 m 2 of 12
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixLoading Race
(5x 100 kg sacks)
43.52 s 6 of 12
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixConan's Wheel 771 ° 3 of 12
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixViking Press 11 reps 6 of 12
2000-03-18 2000 IFSA Finland Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 12.41 s 2 of 12
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalMedley
(120 kg farmer's walk (30 m), 2x 300 kg
tire flip, 350 kg chain drag (15 m))
41.00 s 1 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalViking Press
(No resting allowed)
8 reps 6 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalPlane Pull 43.78 s 4 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(95 to 160 kg)
4 in 25.63 s 6 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalArm Over Arm Pull 35.88 s 4 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalMax Deadlift 375 kg 2 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM FinalSuper Yoke 20.12 s 1 of 10
1999-09-18 1999 WSM Heat 3Medley 47.34 s 2 of 6
1999-09-18 1999 WSM Heat 3Log Lift 8 reps 3 of 6
1999-09-18 1999 WSM Heat 3Hercules Hold 24.20 s 5 of 6
1999-09-18 1999 WSM Heat 3Loading Race 5 in 45.84 s 2 of 6
1999-09-18 1999 WSM Heat 3Húsafell Stone 66.11 m 2 of 6
1999-09-18 1999 WSM Heat 3Carry & Drag 10.35 m 5 of 6
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixLoading Race
(5x 100 kg sacks)
42.97 s 8 of 14
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs 33.00 s 4 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManFarmer's Walk
(For distance)
63.45 m 3 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManConan's Wheel 460 ° 3 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManLoading Race
(5x 100 kg sacks)
28.83 s 1 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManWheelbarrow Carry 12.17 s 2 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(120 to 170 kg)
5 in 22.47 s 4 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManCrucifix Hold 33.20 s 5 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManVertical Lift 4.72 s 5 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalMedley Withdrew 8 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalMax Deadlift
(18-inch deadlift)
272.5 kg 10 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalLoading Race
(6 kegs, 105 kg each)
1 implement 10 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalMax Squat No lift 10 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalHúsafell Stone 86.66 m 2 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalCar Flip 16.59 s 2 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalLog Lift 10 reps 6 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalTruck Pull 52.55 s 3 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 1Tire Flip 47.48 s 1 of 6
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 1Hercules Hold 24.20 s 2 of 6
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 1Incline Log Press 16 reps 3 of 6
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 1The Winch 42.30 s 1 of 6
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs
(175-225-275 kg, 6 stairs each)
15 stairs 5 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManRock Press 110 kg 6 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
3 in 15.97 s 9 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManHercules Hold 26.28 s 9 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManTire Flip 6.32 m 12 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManTruck Pull 39.97 s 11 of 12
1996 1996 WSM Heat 4Car Walk 25.37 s 4 of 6
1996 1996 WSM Heat 4Flintstone Lift 200 kg 1 of 6
1996 1996 WSM Heat 4Atlas Stones 5 in 45.51 s 3 of 6
1996 1996 WSM Heat 4Carry & Drag 54.8 m 5 of 6
# Event PR Contest
1 Max. Deadlift 375 kg (827 lbs) 1999 WSM Final
2 Max. 18-inch Deadlift 272.5 kg (601 lbs) 1997 WSM Final
3 Max. Hummer Tire Deadlift 416 kg (917 lbs) 2005 Arnold's Strongest Man
4 Max. Log Lift 185 kg (408 lbs) 2002 Sweden Grand Prix
5 Max. Axle Press 170 kg (375 lbs) 2001 Beauty and the Beast