Mariusz Pudzianowski is the worlds strongest man! Mariusz's three Worlds Strongest Man titles strongly cement his name in the record books. Mariusz Pudzianowski prides himself on his extra trim physique, which gives him a competitive edge against his Worlds Strongest Man opponents.
||Mariusz Pudzianowski Stats:
||Bia Rawska, Poland
||April 23, 1977
Mariusz Pudzianowski started his involvement in strongman sports at the age of just 16, when he benched 160kg in a bench press competition. Mariusz steadily improved over the years, and his father (who was a weightlifting champion himself) helped Mariusz by giving him sound advice throughout the years.
Mariusz Pudzianowski has previously competed in Kyokushin karate and also as a boxer and is a regular favorite when he enters a strongman competition.
Mariusz Pudzianowski is well loved in his home country of Poland and is considered a national hero for his achievements in his sports.
Mariusz aspires for a career in acting after his strongman career and has already starred in re-make of 'Conan the Barbarian' in Poland.
Unlike many of his Worlds Strongest Man opponents, Mariusz Pudzianowski keeps his body very trim, giving him increased endurance and speed, making him the standard to beat in the Worlds Strongest Man competition.
Mariusz Pudzianowski's Accomplishments:
First place in the 2002 Europe 's Strongest Man
First place in the ESPN's 2002 World's Strongest Man Contest
Fourth in IFSA Super Series for 2002/2003
First place in the ESPN's 2003 World's Strongest Man Contest
Fourth Place Finish in 2003 Arnold ’s Strongest Man
First place in IFSA Super Series for 2003/2004
Mariusz Pudzianowski also holds several strongman world records, and has increased his bench press by 115 kg since his first competition!
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