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United States Strongman Nationals 2016 is a day shy of two weeks out… and I don’t feel anywhere near as ready as I had wanted to.  1.058 palabras más


28 May 2016

It was a scorcher this morning! They have a number of races this weekend, and they had to reschedule start dates. Runners be keeling over. But we strongmen are not so SMRT, we just show up and do our training as per usual. 346 palabras más

"At that point, something will crack": How to disturb Rorty's prescience?

The pragmatist philosopher, Richard Rorty, appears to be prescient in this extract from 1997 lectures. Can we see how to disturb his critique of the “American Left” and the unfolding of the scenario he predicted? 812 palabras más

Social Change

The Mountain From 'Game Of Thones' Shows Off His Latest Amazing Feat Of Strength

Hafthor Julius Bjornsson, better known as The Mountain from Game of Thrones, isn’t just some gigantic, clumsy doofus who happens to be 6-foot-9 and 400 pounds. 219 palabras más


“The best way to challenge people's attitudes by is getting out and doing things” – Gary Clarke

Britain’s Disabled Strongman competition returns this year and promises to be bigger and better than its successful launch in 2015. In this guest blog, organiser and strongman competitor Gary Clarke, who has cerebral palsy and is a support worker, talks about changing attitudes through action. 492 palabras más

Real Life Stories

Plenty of events on offer for adrenalin junkies at the Royal Show

LOVE the feel of adrenalin pumping in your veins? Then make sure you head down to the Royal Agricultural Show, from May 27 to June 5, at the Royal Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg. 659 palabras más

Weekly Motivation featuring The Higa Monster

Training in the garage by yourself is tough. You usually don’t have the camaraderie of other gym members to help push you.  To help out, we combed the web to find videos that will help motivate you to keep striving to be your best. 141 palabras más

Garage Gym Life