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Janne Virtanen

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Residence  Turenki Finland
Name  Janne Virtanen
Weight  130 kg (290 lb)

Height  196 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Occupation  Carpenter Strongman
Role  Strongman
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Born  16 November 1969 (age 46) (1969-11-16) Espoo, Finland

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Janne Virtanen (born 16 November 1969) is a Finnish former strongman who won the World's Strongest Man championship in 2000. He was runner-up in 1999 and finished third in 2001. His other championships include four-time Finland's Strongest Man (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001), Beauty and the Beast (2000), Helsinki Grand Prix (2000), and the Turkey Grand Prix in 2002 in Istanbul. Following his second consecutive failure to reach the final of the World's Strongest Man in 2007, he announced his retirement but entered into the third qualifying heat of the competition in 2008. He currently earns his living as a carpenter in Finland.


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Personal Records

  • Deadlift: 365 kg (804 lbs)
  • References

    Janne Virtanen Wikipedia