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The extreme levels of strength needed for strongman/strongwoman sports can and has been built on a vegan diet, with vegans making an impact on the sport.
Kim Best strong vegan strongman/strongwoman
Kim Best has taken on the challenging and at times brutal sport of strongwoman with determination. She has quickly made an impression. She lives in Scotland, home of the Highland Games.
Patrik Baboumian bodybuilder powerlifter strong vegan strongman/strongwoman
Patrik was born in Iran and lives in Germany. In 1999 aged 20 he won the German Junior Bodybuilding title.
Joni Purmonen powerlifter strong vegan strongman/strongwoman
Joni turned vegan in 1991, and started training for and competing in strongman events around 2000 in the 105kg weight category. Since then he has developed an impressive level of strength, with personal bests of 150kg for bench press, 230kg for squat and a deadlift of 262.5kg. His bodyweight is 107kg.