Bryndis Olafsdottir – Olympic Swimmer to 2011 Iceland’s Strongest Woman.

Bryndis Olafsdottir represented Iceland as a swimmer in the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. She is now 2011 Iceland's Strongest Woman. You will see from this...

Iceland’s Strongwoman Þóra Þorsteinsdóttir – A Strong Heart in a Strong...

Þóra Þorsteinsdóttir is one of Iceland's Strongest Women, but she is so much more than that. If you have never wanted to visit Iceland before,...

Techniques to Improve your Squat and Much More by Marilia Coutinho,...

Marilia Coutinho is a Sports Writer, University Professor, Speaker and Researcher.  She is frequently hired to teach about strength training methods, kinesiological aspects, historical...

“Superwoman” Jill Mills – Former World’s Strongest Woman

I have spoken to many strongwoman competitors, and every time I have asked who the top strongwoman to interview would be, they all say without...

Rósa Birgisdóttir – Rising Icelandic Strongwoman

They say that the camera never lies, so when I came across photos of  Strongwoman Rosa Birgisdóttir and what she could lift, I knew we...

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...

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...

America’s Strongest Woman 2011- Runner-Up- Sue Metcalf

Since I came across Strong Woman Sue Metcalf a year ago, I have been tracking her progress, and when I heard about her placing...

Interview with Sue "Stone Queen" Metcalf, one strong lady !

I met Sue Metcalf a Strongwoman competitor from Queensland at the FitX Expo in Melbourne this year.  We have spoken several times since and...

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Scott’s 10 year journey – Scott Cummine – Canadian Strongman

It may have taken 10 years but in September 2013, Canadian Strongman Scott Cummine achieved his dream of competing at the  World's Strongest Man...

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...

The Better Man – Shane Grierson-Jones – Inspirational Husband, Dad and Athlete

For me the sport of strongman is dotted with amazing characters with fascinating stories.  After having a years break from the sport, it is...
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Norway’s Strongest Man 2011 – Espen Aune – International Strongman

It is always an honour to speak with a top international strongman, and with today's strongman interview it is even more pleasing as he...