Who is the most powerful person in the world definitely can not be said. In every country there are a huge number of successful and worthy athletes who show stunning results. In different periods on the podium become different characters. But still there is an unspoken and generally recognized rating of the strongest people on the planet. Here are some of them.
The most powerful man in the world in 2009.
Zidrunas was born in the Lithuanian city of Birzai on July 15, 1975. And a little boy stood out from the crowd with his height and strength. At the age of 14, he watched a strongman competition on TV and decided to become like them. Zidrunas began to engage in power triathlon, participate in competitions.
Already on the second in his life competitions improved Lithuanian records. Savickas is the first and only strongman from Lithuania, who crouched with a 400-pound barbell and gained 1000 pounds in a triathlon. In 2000, at the World Championships, he improved his own result and gained 1020 kilograms. Then he gave the champion only 2, 5 kilograms. A year later, the athlete received severe injuries on both knees in the Strongest Man series tournament.Few believed that he would return to the sport. But after 9 months, Zydrunas won the national triathlon championship.
He trained very hard and even became a vice-champion in his sport, and then a leader, that is, he received the title of the most powerful man on the planet. Zydrunas Savickas is the first man who won the Arnold Classic Strongest Man tournament two times in a row. As a prize, he received off-road "Hummer" and 16 thousand dollars. Both times the winner was honored by Arnold Schwarzenegger himself.
Winner of the prestigious title "The strongest man in the world", as well as multiple world champion in power all-around.
Vasyl Virastyuk was born in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. Already at the age of 10 he began to engage in weightlifting. He pushed the nucleus. He decided to link life with sports, he entered and graduated from the Technical School of Physical Education in his native Ivano-Frankivsk. After the army began to work as a coach in the sports club "Ukraine". He worked there until 2000.
And until the same year he was in the national team of the Ukrainian athletics team. But in 1995 he became the Master of Sports,and three years later, the master of sports of international class. After finishing work in the sports club, he engaged in the all-around exercise "Strongest Men". In parallel with participation in various competitions, he worked as a security guard and driver in Lviv Concern "Galnaftogaz". In 2004 and 2007, recognized as the strongest man on the planet.
At one time, the world-famous Terminator was on the podium. Sevenfold title holder "Mr. Olympia." Arnold Schwarzenegger was born in the village of Tal near the capital of Styria. Bodybuilding, he began to engage in 15 years of age. He remembers how tired he was after the first workout, that he could not even lift a cup of tea. And at the initial stage of a sporting career, he sadly recalls the lack of knowledge and experience.To get the first title "Mr. Olympia" Arnold took only five years. And this at a time when others conquer it only after 10 years. Do not deny that he took anabolic steroids. Copy the link below to the right place in the Material Editor.
In 1967, Schwarzenegger became the youngest in the history of "Mr. Universe". Then the height of the Terminator was 188 centimeters, chest volume 145 centimeters, biceps 54, and waist 79. A year later, he won all possible European championships of bodybuilders, and then decided to continue his career in the United States. Tense work and training helped achieve considerable success and win numerous awards. However, in 1980, Arnold Schwarzenegger decided to leave the sport, but to distribute his experience in magazines and books. In 1988, he organized a competition Arnold Classic. Despite the fact that the athlete became a politician, for the inhabitants of the entire planet, he remained the strongest of the athletes.
The famous Soviet weightlifter, Olympic champion, world champion. Vasily Alekseev was born in the village of Pokrovo-Shishkino near Ryazan on January 7, 1942.He died in Munich on November 25, 2011 after suffering a heart attack.
During his career, Vasily Alekseev set 81 USSR records and 80 world records in the prestigious super heavyweight category. Until today, no one can repeat his achievements. Competitions in weightlifting triathlon are no longer held. The current record for the amount of exercise - 645 pounds. Two-time Olympic champion and eight-time world champion, as well as an eight-time world champion and seven-time champion of the USSR.
In the minds of many, the most powerful and powerful man must be a man. However, there are women in the world who can leave far behind and surpass a man in strength. But in order to enhance physical qualities, regular work is needed on both himself and his willpower, especially the weaker half of humanity. The American Becca Svenson has the proud title of "The strongest woman on the planet."She set not one world record, which even strong men are not able to beat.
One of the latest records of Becky Svenson is raising about 400 kilograms from a standing position in a squat, or 387, to be more precise. At the same time, the athlete herself weighs more than three times less — 110 kilograms, with an increase of 178 centimeters. The American is the only woman who took 270 kilograms in the bench press, as well as 310 kilograms in the burden. Bekka started doing sports and, in particular, weightlifting in 1996. After the fashion for women in bodybuilding has passed, it is easy to start a career in powerlifting. In 2002, she began performing at international contests "The Strongest Woman". Now Becca continues to engage in professional sports, but plans to leave soon, due to age. The girl is 34 years old and, according to her, it's time to turn their attention to the family.