Beating the previous 463 kg record, the reigning worlds strongest man champion raised the heaviest strongman deadlift to an unprecedented 500 kg 1,102 lb 4. My story, eddie talks openly and honestly about his humble beginnings in stokeontrent. Eddie strongman and the desire to know god word on fire. He then got a job as a mechanic and began training and competing as a bodybuilder. Mar 31, 2017 eddie hall is recalling the moment when everything changed, when he recorded the strongman equivalent of the four minute mile. Netflix recently released a documentary entitled eddie strongman, in which the life of a professional strongman named eddie hall is recorded and unveiled for the viewer to learn more of what it means to live such a life. Eddie hall has to sleep with an oxygen mask to keep his heart beating.
Eddie the beast hall is the first brit in 24 years to win the worlds strongest man competition, beating the mountain from game of thrones. Jun 27, 2016 eddie hall is looking to put on some significant muscle mass this year in order to improve his performance. British strongman eddie hall wants to be the strongest man in the world. May 31, 2018 eddie hall was born in stokeontrent in 1988. Eddie hall shares the story of how he first became a strongman.
Eddie hall was signing copies of his new book at intu potteries. Meaning eddie hall could deadlift one max axel press 215kg zydrunas savickas giants live istanbul 2011 max circus dumbbell 141kg310lbs dimitar savatinov giants live. Hall was expelled from high school and so instead he began going to the gym. The film, directed by matt bell and produced by tom swanston, follows hall for two years of his life as he strives to become the strongest man in the world. He is the first man to have won the arnold strongman classic and the worlds strongest man contest in the same calendar year, a feat he accomplished in 2011 and then replicated in 2015. If you never see me on the podium at worlds strongest man, i probably died trying. Strongman by eddie the beast hall penguin books australia. Eddie the beast hall books and biography waterstones.
I was sceptical at first, but i knew i was going to win the worlds strongest. It has taken me across the globe, and allowed me to meet some truly remarkable people. In 2016, eddie hall broke the deadlift world record with an astonishing lift of 500kg with straps and suit. If youre finding the numbers a little abstract just remind yourself that a polar bear weighs about 500kg. Worlds strongest man eddie hall reveals his 12,500 caloriea. After just a couple of years of training, he won the title of englands strongest man. Random house presents the audiobook edition of strongman. Oct 25, 2017 eddie hall was signing copies of his new book at intu potteries. Eddie hall s inspirational story is the perfect fathers day gift for the inner strongman in your household. Apr 16, 2020 eddie hall shares the moving story of how he first became a strongman after struggling with drugs and depression as a teenager, hall went on to win worlds strongest man. This documentary reveals the grueling life choices that fuel his obsession. Edward stephen hall born 15 january 1988 is an english former professional strongman, notable for winning the worlds strongest man 2017 competition and for being the world record deadlift holder, lifting 500 kg 1,102 lb. The first few chapters of strongman take us back to eddie s younger days before hed even started lifting weights.
To be a strongman, much like a bodybuilder, means to be constantly improving on both your strengths and weaknesses. My story eddie hall worlds strongest man eddie hall. Eddie hall was born in newcastleunderlyme and currently, holds the title as the 2017 worlds strongest man. Official strongman open london 2016 max log press 228kg502. Eddie hall wants to set world record for the crossfit. Worlds strongest man launches home edition on snapchat. In 2010 his fellow staffordshire competitor, dave meer, had to drop out of the england. In december 2015 a feature documentary about hall, titled eddie. I am a huge fan of wsm and was so proud when eddie brought the title back to the uk, yet this is lacking in a couple of ways.
How is that healthy not quite, its to keep him breathing sleep apnea is very common when your over weight. Oct 19, 2017 eddie halls inspirational story is the perfect fathers day gift for the inner strongman in your household. Explore books by eddie the beast hall with our selection at. The weights lifted by todays strongmen are dizzying. Please subscribe to my channel for the latest videos of my journey of being the wo. As a teen, he swam competitively and and played rugby. A signed copy of eddie halls book, strongman, my story, with your personalised message. Brian shaw born february 26, 1982 is an american professional strongman competitor and winner of the 2011, 20, 2015, and 2016 worlds strongest man competitions. Eddie halls performs isabel and claims new world record. The silver dollar deadlift is a elevated deadlift from 18.
Please enter your message into the personalised message field. On 9 july 2016, staffordshireborn strongman eddie hall made history after becoming the first person to complete a half tonne deadlift at the world deadlift championships in leeds, uk. After training as a bodybuilder he entered the strongman circuit and completed a strongmans camp at the iceman gym in stokeontrent. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world. He attributes his awesome strength to an impressive diet and the power of swimming. Check out the strongmans diet plan that he posted up on his facebook page. Strongman eddie hall shares his unique, often jawdropping lifetime experience with us on the route to becoming the worlds strongest man. Eddie hall eddie the beast hall worlds strongest man. Eddie hall is an english professional strongman, known for his incredible feats in the weightlifting sport. Few athletes have had as big an impact on british sport over the last five years as eddie hall. This book tells the story of his childhood, youth competitive swimming and worlds strongest man competitions.
My story he is actually no stranger to his new ripped physique. Documentaries, sports documentaries, british films, sports films. Strongman issues top tips after losing 6 stone he also detailed during the same book the most disgusting meal he has ever eaten in order to gain weight. Eddie hall few athletes have had as big an impact on british sport over the last five years as eddie hall. Its here that we start to build up a picture of eddie s life and all the. The fact so many of the current strongman world records have been sent in the last year or two shows how quickly the level is rising. Uks strongest man eddie hall reveals inhuman diet plan. Weight loss woman who drank 10 cans of irnbru a day switches to sugarfree pop and loses 6st a woman showed off. The film follows him through his struggles and his victories in his dream to become the strongest man in the world.
The film is both hard to watch but mercifully enjoyable. Jan 10, 2017 eddie hall is considered the third strongest man in the world and holds an unbelievable world record of deadlifting 500 kg, or 1102 pounds. For a strongman like eddie hall it means making constant improvements in order to be better than what he was day after day, week after week, month after month, year after year. Eddie hall wants to set world record for the crossfit workout. Eddie is the winner of the 2017 worlds strongest man competition, alongside being the only man to ever deadlift 500 kilograms 1,102 lbs. Worlds strongest man eddie hall reveals his 12,500. Eddie hall is recalling the moment when everything changed, when he recorded the strongman equivalent of the four minute mile. Eddie hall, author at eddie hall worlds strongest man. Eddie the beast hall is the first brit in 24 years to win the worlds strongest man competition, beating the mountain from game of thrones everything about eddie is huge.
Standing at 63 he weighs almost 30 stone, and to make it through his hellish fourhour gym. Not only is he the subject of trending netflix documentary eddie. Eddie is genuinely keen to tell you his story and this makes strongman a brilliant read. Eddie halls workout routine, supplements of choice, and diet. Eddie the beast hall is the first brit in 24 years to win the worlds strongest man competition, beating the mountain from game of. Hafthor bjornsson deadlifts 501kg for a new world record calls out eddie hall to boxing match.
Nov 25, 2016 if youre finding the numbers a little abstract just remind yourself that a polar bear weighs about 500kg. Eddie the beast hall worlds strongest man buy eddie. The man who dreamed of being the worlds strongest man and saw that dream come true. As well as this, eddie is an acclaimed karting journalist and has written for various karting and motor racing publications including karting magazine, club100, vroom, easykart and motorsport news. Eddie has written 2 paperback books and a series of mini ebooks. This year i can walk into any high street book store and know i feature heavily in two books on the shelves. Eddie hall is on a publicity tour for his new book so what better way to promote it than to see how many copies the beast can deadlift. Eddie the beast hall signing strongman whsmith blog. Strongman s cardio exercise to get six pack however, the beast detailed in his book strongman. He has also ghost written a number of other ebooks. On leaving school, he worked as a truck mechanic until he was 26, when he became a professional strongman. I think you will agree that eddie the beast hall is an incredible man.
Eddie hall is considered the third strongest man in the world and holds an unbelievable world record of deadlifting 500. Deadlifting half a tonne, he reflects, that was something special. One is my autobiography of course and the other is. Join facebook to connect with eddie hall and others you may know. A whirlwind christmas romance builds as cynical dash and optimistic lily trade notes in a book they pass back and forth in locations around new york. Eddie hall shares the moving story of how he first became a strongman after struggling with drugs and depression as a teenager, hall went on to win worlds strongest man. Strongmans cardio exercise to get six pack however, the beast detailed in his book strongman. Hall is a competitor that understands this well and. Standing at 63 he weighs almost 30 stone, and to make it through his hellish fourhour gym sessions he needs to eat a minimum of 10,000 calories a day. Eddie has since dedicated his life to becoming the worlds strongest man. May 11, 2018 on 9 july 2016, staffordshireborn strongman eddie hall made history after becoming the first person to complete a half tonne deadlift at the world deadlift championships in leeds, uk. Strongman, but his facebook page is approaching three quarters of a million likes, with 10,000 new fans joining each week, and he draws huge crowds at the strongman arena tour giants live. Its been an incredible journey, from truck mechanic to superstar, and one that continues to amaze me every day. British strongman eddie the beast hall knows that exact feeling, he is a comic book hero come to life, his incredible ability to lift ridiculously heavy objects earned him the coveted title of the worlds strongest man in 2017, along with numerous other records.1086 373 1153 1488 1308 1123 1498 1577 530 629 1159 1418 760 286 393 43 848 615 1357 1394 457 389 777 1093 36 198 961 892