World's Strongest Man

Season 16 Episode 1

Pure Strength 1990

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Aired Unknown Jul 15, 1990 on BBC
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Pure Strength 1990
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4 teams compete against each other from: GB, Iceland, Netherlands and USA. Split over 4 episodes.
Adrian Smith
26 years - 5'11 - 266lbs
Brian Bell
22 years - 5'11.5 - 266lbs
Heltji Arnason
27 years - 6'0 - 297lbs
Magnus ver Magnusson
27 years - 6'2 - 285lbs
Charlie van der Bosch
30 years - 6'3.5 - 294lbs
Ted van der Parre
32 years - 7'0 - 340lbs
Bill Kazmaier
37 years - 6'2.5 - 320lbs
O.D. Wilson
30 years - 6'5 - 364lbs
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Part 1
Claymore Hold
- USA
Tram Pull
16,500kg - Iceland
Horizontal Brick Lift
5lb bricks - USA - 24 bricks (Wilson)
Arm Over Arm Pull
7,500kg Truck - Iceland
Part 2
Log Push
USA
Dumbell Press
2x 45kg dumbells - USA - 35 reps (Kazmaier)
Hoist Lift
USA - 168kg (Wilson)
Car Push and Pull
Iceland
Part 3
Log Cut
Iceland - 173secs
Log Lift
USA - 155kg - (Kazmaier)
Wheelbarrow Race
136kg stone, 2x 50kg sack, 40m - Netherlands - 35.5secs
Car Charge
2x 1200kg cars - GB
Part 4
Car Roll
USA
Stone Lift
3x 136kg stones, 5-step staircase - USA - 33.9secs
Barrel Run
8x 70kg barrels, 10m - Iceland - 49.6secs
Truck Pull
7,500kg, 30m - USA
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1. USA - 134 points
2. Iceland - 122 points
3. Netherlands - 104 points

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