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2002 World's Strongest Man

The 2002 World's Strongest Man was the 25th edition of the international World's Strongest Man competition, and was won by Mariusz Pudzianowski from Poland. The contest was held in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia.[1]

2002 World's Strongest Man
Host city Malaysia Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
Winner Poland Mariusz Pudzianowski
Nations participating 18
Athletes participating 30

Contents

Qualifying heatsEdit

Heat 1[2]Edit

# Name Nationality Pts
1 Svend Karlsen   Norway 31
2 Jarek Dymek   Poland 26
3 Jesse Marunde   United States 22
4 Bernd Kerschbaumer   Austria 21
5 Jessen Paulin   Canada 17
6 Stuart Murray   United Kingdom 8

Heat 2[2]Edit

# Name Nationality Pts
1 Raimonds Bergmanis   Latvia 28
2 Juha-Matti Räsänen   Finland 25
3 Brian Schoonveld   United States 23.5
4 Jarno Hams   Netherlands 22
5 Heinz Ollesch   Germany 21.5
6 Marc Iliffe   United Kingdom 3

Heat 3[2]Edit

# Name Nationality Pts
1 Magnus Samuelsson   Sweden 31
2 Gregor Edmunds   United Kingdom 28
3 René Minkwitz   Denmark 24
4 Steve Kirit   United States 20
5 Derek Boyer   Australia 14
6 Nigel Moss   South Africa 8

Heat 4[2]Edit

# Name Nationality Pts
1 Johnny Perry   United States 33.5
2 Zydrunas Savickas   Lithuania 32.5
3 Jón Valgeir Williams   Iceland 17.5
4 David Warner   United Kingdom 16
5 Odd Haugen   United States 11
6 Janne Virtanen   Finland 9.5

Heat 5[2]Edit

# Name Nationality Pts
1 Hugo Girard   Canada 29
2 Mariusz Pudzianowski   Poland 26.5
3 Karl Gillingham   United States 22.5
4 Mick Gosling   United Kingdom 19
5 Torbjörn Samuelsson   Sweden 17.5
6 Tibor Meszaros   Hungary 11.5

Final resultsEdit

#[1] Name[1] Nationality[1] Pts[1]
1 Mariusz Pudzianowski   Poland 58
2 Zydrunas Savickas   Lithuania 50
3 Raimonds Bergmanis   Latvia 47.5
4 Johnny Perry   United States 42
5 Svend Karlsen   Norway 39
6 Juha-Matti Räsänen   Finland 38.5
7 Hugo Girard   Canada 38.5
8 Gregor Edmunds   United Kingdom 28.5
9 Jarek Dymek   Poland 24.5
10 Magnus Samuelsson   Sweden 12.5 (Injured)[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "theworldsstrongestman.com". Archived from the original on 4 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-16.
  2. ^ a b c d e "theworldsstrongestman.com Archive of 2002 Qualifying round". Archived from the original on 2007-09-16. Retrieved 2010-01-23.
  3. ^ "btinternet.com". Archived from the original on 3 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-16.

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