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Hafthor Bjornsson is a huge star in the world of strength training. Whether you know him as the 2018 world’s strongest man, or as Game of Thrones’ Gregor Clegane, this larger than life figure is one of the most potential-filled strongmen of all time. At an enormous 6’9 and 193kg (with abs, no less), Hafthor is on the rise in every are of his life – from training to acting. With the loss of Eddy Hall from strongman after his recent retirement, Hafthor looks set to take up the mantle of the world’s biggest deadlift. With a recent performance of...

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World’s Strongest Man title holder Hafthor Julius ’Thor’ Bjornsson has benched a bar bending 245kg (539lbs) just 2 weeks out from his first powerlifting meet. The strongman set the internet alight with speculation earlier this month when he announced that he would be competing in a full powerlifting meet for the first time. The meet -- dubbed Thor’s Powerlifting Challenge -- is set for December 15 in Reykjavík, Iceland. The Mountain’s 245kg bench press  View this post on Instagram 245kg/539lbs bench PR on my 30th birthday! @stanefferding @kelc33 @australianstrengthcoach @stefansolvi @sbdapparel @roguefitness @nuunhydration @legionath @swiftwicksocks A post shared by Hafþór Júlíus...

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Worlds Strongest Man winner Eddie Hall has hit back at claims he's been using Photoshop to enhance his physique. Since winning the title in 2017 Eddie has dropped almost 30kg/4.7 stone, documenting his progress on Instagram, and promising to succeed in an unspecified 'new mission' next year. This has prompted some fitness youtubers to speculate that the strongman may have touched up some images – pointing to possible warping and other artifacts as evidence that the pictures are edited. Eddie responds In typical forthright style, Eddie has responded directly to the rumours via his Instagram page. The video below has...

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Famous primarily for crushing that guy's skull in Game of Thrones, current World's Strongest Man title holder Hafthor Julius 'Thor' Bjornsson, AKA the Mountain, will be competing a in full powerlifting meet for the first time on December 15. Bjornsson announced the Thor's Powerlifting Challenge, which will take place in conjunction with the Iceland Open Expo in Laugardalshöll, Reykjavík, Iceland, via his official Facebook and Instagram pages on Thursday. Accompanying the post is a training video showcasing his trademark intensity, and the minor detail of a 440kg squat. The Mountain's intense training View this post on Instagram WRPF Iceland is...

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Every click on Eddie Hall's Instagram page is a reminder of the dedication and work ethic that carried him to the World's Strongest Man title. In a few short months he's dropped from the the sleep apnoea inducing 196kg he bulked up to before winning the 2017 World's Strongest Man competition, to a shredded 164kg. To help him on his way Eddie's been boxing twice a week, displaying impressive speed and coordination for such a huge man.    View this post on Instagram So as part of my mission to drop weight iv been boxing twice weekly and the speed and...

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