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The 1985 World's Strongest Man was the ninth edition of World's Strongest Man and was won by Geoff Capes from the United Kingdom. It was his second title after finishing third the previous year. 1984 champion Jón Páll Sigmarsson from Iceland finished second and Cees de Vreugd from the Netherlands finished third. The contest was held at Cascais, Portugal.[1]

1985 World's Strongest Man
Host cityPortugal Cascais Portugal
WinnerUnited Kingdom Geoff Capes
Nations participating7 (final)
Athletes participating8 (final)

Final resultsEdit

#[1] Name[1] Nationality[1] Pts[1]
1 Geoff Capes   United Kingdom 50.5
2 Jon Pall Sigmarsson   Iceland 49
3 Cees de Vreugd   Netherlands 45.5
4 George Hechter   United States 36
5 Tom Magee   Canada 33
6 Rick "Grizzly" Brown   United States 29
7 Roger Ekstrom   Finland 25.5
8 Jean-Pierre Brulois   France 19.5


  1. ^ a b c d e "". Archived from the original on 4 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-17.

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