k Followers, Following, Posts – See Instagram photos and videos from Derek Poundstone (@derekpoundstone). Derek Poundstone, Self: The World’s Strongest Man. Renowned American strongman Derek Poundstone is back! But to what extent? In an official video announcement (embedded below), Ultimate.

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This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat Shortly before the World’s Strongest Man contest, Poundstone severely tore his quad muscle and was unsure if he would be able to compete, but he decided to heal and focus on upper body training. Poundstone competed in the Arnold Strongman Classic contest, his first appearance at the Arnold. Poundstone was called up by Odd Haugen and asked to enter as a replacement athlete into the Mohegan Sun Super Series due to Kevin Nee pulling out with a torn biceps.

On June 29, during the 2 day Fortissimus contest, Poundstone became the first American to defeat Zydrunas Savickas. Poundstone and Savickas were approximately 40 points ahead of all the other competitors.

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I hoped to hear from the man himself about how far he was taking this journey outside of retirement. First was the USA vs.

But to what extent? He is joining as a late replacement for fellow American strongman Jerry Pritchett, who found himself unable to heal quickly enough from a torn bicep to fulfill his commitment to the June 4 th event in England.


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Do Digestive Enzymes Matter? World team contest put on by Al Thompson [9] in PhiladelphiaPennsylvania. Amazon Gift Card Giveaway. Zydrunas Savickas came in second and Travis Ortmayer came in third place. After all, I’m 6’2″ and so only 6’3″ or above is poyndstone to me. Poundstone began by competing in powerlifting and progressed to become the Connecticut State Champion.

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Poundtone suspect, while he is probably not in world championship shape, Derek Poundstone is at least capable of placing at the Ultimate Strongman Team World Championships. Poundstone would take second place behind Zydrunas Savickas.

He started competing in strongman after finding an advertisement for a contest on the back of a powerlifting flyer. Derek Poundstone is also a police Sergeant for the NaugatuckConnecticut Police Department and is the former owner and landlord of an apartment complex and gym.

Poundstone became the Strongman Super Series champion after accumulating the most points throughout the Grand Prix.

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Strongman fans may recall that Poundstone himself chose retirement intwo years after he sustained his own slow-to-heal bicep tear, at the Arnold Classic Australia.

Head shots, shirtless shots, fashion photos, action shots, and lots of Webshots style party photos. Poundstone won the event and set two world records.

Poundstone defeated the four-time WSM champion and secured a qualification spot for the World’s Strongest Man contest. Deadlift c Leg extension i Leg press c Lunge c Squat c.

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I approached Derek Poundstone for comment through social media, but he did not respond and his pages are not especially active. With no statement from the man himself, fans cannot be certain if Poundstone intends on a full-scale return to the most elite realms of the sport, or if he is just doing his patriotic duty for a fellow countryman.

Derek Poundsgone born September 28, is an American poundstonne professional strongman athlete from WoodbridgeConnecticut.

A life-long performer and pounddtone learner, Dane brings clear and concise language to the many fields of his interest, from music and sports journalism to songwriting, creative, and copywriting. This was Poundstone’s third consecutive victory at this contest.

Two months after his strongman retirement, he was still competing as a powerlifter. Poundstone won the last event and the overall title for a second consecutive time, only the second man to accomplish this feat at the Arnold Strongman Classic. The serious gyms have lb. If the American strength dere, is indeed in fighting shape, I plundstone him luck avoiding re-injury and trust he will disregard the naysayers.

This site is the web’s best repository of the biggest tall men! Poundstone defended his title at the Mohegan Sun Strongman Championships hosted by Giants Livewinning 3 out of 6 events including the shield carry. If you see a pic you think doesn’t belong here then email me.