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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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Poundstone took first place overall, and became only the third man behind Mark Henry and Zydrunas Savickas to win the Arnold Strongman Classic title since its inception in Poundstone defended his title at the Mohegan Sun Strongman Championships derwk by Giants Livewinning 3 out of 6 events including the shield carry.

Poundstone’s return to the strongman competition circuit was the St. Poundstone became the Strongman Super Series champion after accumulating the most points throughout the Grand Prix. This victory qualified Poundstone to compete in the America’s Strongest Man contest, which Poundstone won by a record 30 points.

Do Digestive Enzymes Matter? Poundstone successfully defended his title at the Arnold Strongman Classic. A life-long performer and dedicated learner, Dane brings clear and concise language to the many fields of his interest, from music and sports journalism to songwriting, creative, and copywriting.

The first episode aired on November 3, Plus there are occasional glimpses of all the big men’s girlfriends, coeds, wives and female bar acquaintances in their orbit. See also Bodybuilding Bodyweight exercise Calisthenics Weightlifting Plyometrics Weight training List of exercises Gym Legend c – compound exercise, i poyndstone isolated exercise. Poundstone’s next contest was a team contest, the World’s Strongest Nation held in Ukraine.

Poundsyone Savickas came in second and Travis Ortmayer came in third place. Deadlift c Good-morning c Poundstonr curl i Squat c. They are always dating A-list looking gals as nobody gets the girls like tall men. Deadlift c Leg extension i Leg press c Lunge c Squat c. Poundstone competed in the World’s Strongest Man competition where he and Mariusz PudzianowskiPoland’s then four-time champion would go head-to-head in the final event, the atlas stones, with Poundstone leading in points.


Leading up to the last event, the timber carry, Poundstone had a 3-point lead over 6-time champion Zydrunas Savickas. Derek does a “light” workout at his new gym Poundstone Performance Training Center. Close-grip bench press c Dip c Pushdown i Triceps extension i. Two months after his strongman retirement, he was still competing as a powerlifter.

But to what extent? With Zydrunas Savickas opting to take a year off, the crown poundstonee vacant. 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. Bench press c Chest fly i Dips Machine fly i Push-up c. Poundstone placed 4th overall in his first appearance at the World Championship, 2 points behind Mikhail Koklyaev and 1 point behind the World Champ Zydrunas Savickas.

Claims, assertions, opinions, and quotes have been sourced exclusively by the author. This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat Archived from the original on First was the USA vs. During the final event, Poundstone ripped open poundstohe hands during the Farmer’s Walk event, which caused him to drop the implements. Poundstone and Savickas were approximately 40 points ahead of all the other competitors. 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.

Poundstone was able to qualify for the finals and finished in 9th place overall. Something tells me it is a hardcore gym with giant dumbbells. During the awards ceremony, Poundstone proposed to his girlfriend on stage and she happily accepted.


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Retrieved from ” https: Retrieved May 8, Head shots, shirtless shots, fashion photos, action shots, and lots of Webshots style party photos. Renowned American strongman Derek Poundstone is back!

Doctors told him that he would never lift again due to the severity of the injury. 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. Biceps curl i Chin-up c.

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Derek Poundstone is also a police Sergeant for the NaugatuckConnecticut Police Department and is the former owner and landlord drrek an apartment complex and gym.

Unfortunately, his dedication to strength sports resulted in another torn quad video of that attempt embedded below. American powerlifters American strength athletes births Living people American municipal police officers Sportspeople from Waterbury, Connecticut.

Poundstone set a new world record with 15 reps in the circus dumb bell event.

Amazon Gift Card Giveaway. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. This was Poundstone’s third consecutive victory at this contest. Poundstone competed in the Arnold Strongman Classic contest, his first appearance at the Arnold.

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This article is an op-ed. It cannot be said, then, that his return to strongman is completely unexpected. The serious gyms have lb. Poundstone accepted and competed for the first time against Mariusz Pudzianowski.

That abuse included four disk injuries, fractured vertebrae, a torn quadricep, a torn pectoral, and, finally, the infamous torn bicep.