Part of what makes World’s Strongest Man incredible is watching super-human athletes continually push the human body past the limits we thought it had. 2017 marks the 40th anniversary of World’s Strongest Man and when the competition first started no-one could have predicted the incredible feats of strength shown over the years.
But its enduring appeal is about more than that. If WSM was simply a lab experiment showing incremental gains it wouldn’t have millions of fans.
No, it’s the personalities and unrepeatable moments that make WSM so special. Luckily, over the last 40 years, there’s been no shortage of those. Here’s some of the best: (more…)