.  On 21 October 2018, Hafþór announced that he and Henson had married. IPL World Records - Drug Tested - RAW Powerlifting << RECORDS INDEX. Goerner was also credited with a 728 double overhanded deadlift, and an 830 pound deadlift using an over-under grip. Prior to 1946, the official deadlift world record was 650 pounds. Benedikt Magnusson -1015 Deadlift - Ronnie Coleman Classic Click here for more info: http://www.joshstrength.com/ Tim Henriques' book "All About Powerlifting" is available NOW, get your copy here. He helped FSu to promotion from Division I to the Premier League but his career was cut short in 2008 due to a recurrent ankle injury. ", "Hafthor Bjornsson Puts Up Big Total At Powerlifting Meet", "Hafthor Bjornsson Destroys A 440kg/970lb Squat", "Thor Bjornsson PRs His Bench Press With 245 Kilograms, 2 Weeks Out From Powerlifting Meet", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Hafþór_Júlíus_Björnsson&oldid=980080797, Pages which use embedded infobox templates with the title parameter, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2018, Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia, Wikipedia articles with WorldCat identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Log press – 213 kg (470 lb) (Europe's Strongest Man 2018), Log carry – [5 steps] 650 kg (1,433 lb) (World's Strongest Viking 2015), Total – 1,100 kg (2,425 lb) (Thor's Powerlifting Challenge 2018), This page was last edited on 24 September 2020, at 13:56. Raw Deadlift Icelandic strongman and powerlifter Benedikt Magnusson deadlifted 460.4 kg/1,015 lbs at the 2011 Ronnie Coleman Classic in Texas.  This was his first main acting role, and he is the third person to depict the character after Conan Stevens played the role in season 1 and Ian Whyte in season 2. Deadlift – 480 kg (1,058 lb) Replica Elephant bar, raw with wrist straps; Powerlifting. He also is a former professional basketball player. Deadlift – 501 kg (1,105 lb) Strongman rules World Record. Send Message. The two met when Hafþór was in Alberta, Canada for a strongman competition and visited the bar where Henson worked.  Until early 2017, he was in a relationship with Andrea Sif Jónsdóttir whom he met at a gym.  He missed most of the 2006–2007 season after a screw in his ankle shattered and had to be fixed by another surgery. , In January 2015, at the World's Strongest Viking competition held in Norway, Hafþór carried a 10-metre-long (33 ft), 650-kilogram (1,430 lb) log for five steps, thus breaking a 1,000-year-old record set by Orm Storolfsson. | Back to Top ↑. Hafþór has several tattoos including those in relation to Norse deities and the Viking culture. Squat (no wraps) Class Lift Name Year Fed Country 97 264 Tiffany Leung 06/18/16 USPA USA 105 336 Wei-Ling Chen 06/11/15 IPF TPE 114 369 ... Deadlift.
In an online video interview by Mulligan Brothers published 21 December 2019, Hafþór lamented not having seen his daughter in three years..   He won the 2011 Strongest Man in Iceland contest on 4 June 2011, and the 2011 Iceland's Strongest Man contest on 18 June 2011. Deadlift world records are the international records in deadlift across the years, regardless of weight class or governing organization. , For the 2007–2008 season, he moved back to play for FSu Selfoss. They lived together in Reykjavik. He averaged 6.7 points per game, helping the team achieve promotion to the Úrvalsdeild, but the troublesome ankle forced him to retire from basketball after the season, at the age of 20.