Eben Le Roux speaks out – Southern Hemisphere’s Strongest Man

One of the guys I speak to regularly and greatly respect is Eben Le Roux, the currently Southern Hemisphere's Strongest Man, and Australia's Strongest...

Strongman Italia Style – Angelo Di Filippo

At Viking Strength we regularly talk to the top names in the sport, however sometimes competitors who may have not yet scaled the summits...

Strongwoman Alana Curnow – The Stone Conqueror

In the 2015 season Alana Curnow was one of the most successful and determined strongman athletes in Australia.  Then she topped it with a...

2015 Arctic Man results

As provided by Vlad Redkin: Final results of ArcticMan 2015 in Nadym, Russia: 1. Valery Savin (Russia) – 39 points 2. Ari Gunnarsson(Iceland) – 36 3. Tarmo Mitt...

Russia’s Princess of the Bench Press – Maryana Naumova

Powerlifter Maryana Naumova is 15 years old at 60kg, bench pressed an amazing 145kg, which is 2.5 x her bodyweight!! Here is the interview we...

The First of the Mohican’s – Finnish Strongman Antti Mourujarvi

The first time I noticed Finish Strongman Antti Mourujarvi was during the Truck Pull World Championships in 2013, he did very well in the...

The New Force in Polish Strongman – Rafal Kobylarz

After watching Rafal Kobylarz winning the Strongman Champions League event in Latvia, it was time to interview this new force in Polish Strongman. Phil Burgess:...

So you want to run a strongman competition? 6 lessons learned...

So you want to run a Strongman Comp?? 6 lessons learned, the hard way… Its great when people step up to the plate, to run...

Inder Singh and the 2014 India’s Strongest Man Competition

I was surprised when I heard that there was a 2014 India's Strongest Man competition.  Which is a little bit dumb, really when the...

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Kristyn Vytlacil Whisman - American Strongwoman Champion

Strongwoman Kristyn Vytlacil Whisman 3x America’s Strongest Woman

When I recently interviewed Australian Strongwoman Sue Metcalf, she mentioned to me that I should definitely speak to Kristyn Vytlacil Whisman, who had recently won the title...
Jeremy Hogg - International Strongman Competitor

Jeremy Hogg – New Zealand Strongman- Out from under the Radar in 2012 !!

Jeremy Hogg Flies under the Radar.  He is one of the best strongman competitors in Australia (originally from New Zealand), but he gets little...
Gemma Magnusson - Strongwoman - Strong in so many ways.

Strongwoman – Gemma Magnusson – Strong in many ways..

Gemma Magnusson is Britain's greatest strongwoman and one of the best in the world.  I was so tempted to title this article "Don't mess...

Life begins at 30 – Konstantin Ilin – Ukrainian Strongman

Konstantin Ilin is a former Ukrainian Strongest Man winner in 2009. He also has Strongman Pedigree in qualifying twice for the World's Strongest Man, and...
Yoshiyavsky Noritake - Japanese Strongman

Strongman in Japan -Yoshihito Noritake – Japanese Strongman

Strongman is a global sport, however in some countries it is far more popular than in others. In this short interview we speak with Yoshihito...