Matt Brouse

Strongman and serious grip enthusiast.


Strongman Matt Brouse definitely has his own way of looking at the world. For starters, check out his review of the Michigan Grip Championships '09. Good stuff.

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Scott Andrew Bird

Scott Andrew Bird is a writer, photographer and a guy who just loves this stuff. He's been at home in front of a computer for more years than he cares to remember (OK, 34) and is now making amends for years of many mistakes noted in the De-constructing Computer Guy articles (part 2) on T-Nation.

Find out what he's up to via Twitter, Google+, Facebook; and of course his online home. Enjoy.



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Odd Object Training.

Ready for something a little different?

Pull Like A Strongman.

Time to test yourself.

Fitness and the Media : Mainstream Coverage of Strength Sports.This is the second article in this month's series on fitness and the media; a collaboration with Run to Win's Blaine Moore. Mainstream coverage of strength sports. Whenever you flip to the sports section of a newspaper, catch the television...
The Inman Mile.

Supersize your Farmers Walks.

Farmers' Lockouts. Nice and heavy. Perfect.
Strongman Circuits & Tug of War Battles.

A glimpse at the training approach of the incredible Zach Even-Esh.



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