Athlete Bio
Ted van der Parre

Years Active: 1989-1997
Born: 1955-09-21
Height: 2.13 m (7' 0")
Weight: 160 kg (353 lbs)

International Contests: 15
International Contest Wins: 1
WSM Appearances: 3
WSM Finals: 3
WSM Wins: 1
Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Tenerife, Spain 4 of 8
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Reykjavík, Iceland 1 of 10
1994 1994 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Sun City, South Africa 8 of 8
1992 1992 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge South Africa 6 of 9
1991 1991 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge China 6 of 6
1989 1989 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge Brazil 4 of 6
1995 1995 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Heide, Germany 10 of 12
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthStrongest Man on Earth Reykjavík, Iceland 5 of 6
1994 1994 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man France 7 of 8
1992 1992 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Denmark 5 of 10
1991 1991 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man England 4 of 8
1990 1990 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Denmark 2 of 10
1995 1995 Manfred Höberl ClassicIFSA Grand Prix Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany 5 of 8
1997 1997 European OpenEuropean Open Meerssen, Netherlands 12 of 13
1995 1995 European HerculesEuropean Hercules Oulu, Finland 8 of 8
Date Contest Event Result Placing
1997 1997 European OpenTruck Pull 31.87 m 7 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenAtlas Stones
(110 to 160 kg)
2 in 19.50 s 12 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenMax Log Lift 120 kg 12 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
42.06 s 5 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenKeg Toss
(For height)
5 m 5 of 13
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthMurder Ball 4th 4 of 6
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthAtlas Stones 3 in 22.96 s 6 of 6
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthWheelbarrow Carry 32.58 s 6 of 6
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthLoading Race 70.79 s 6 of 6
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthFront Hold 34.40 s 1 of 6
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthArm Over Arm Pull 15.95 m 3 of 6
1994 1994 Strongest Man on EarthMax Log Lift 130 kg 4 of 6
1994 1994 WSM FinalWheelbarrow Carry 12.9 m 7 of 8
1994 1994 WSM FinalTruck Pull 34.07 s 4 of 8
1994 1994 WSM Heat 2Farmer's Walk 31.26 s 3 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 2McGlashen Stones 5 in 35.84 s 3 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 2Weight Throw 5.75 m 2 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 2Truck Pull 22.90 s 1 of 4
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalHúsafell Stone 4 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalPlane Pull 37.42 s 2 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalFront Hold 59.24 s 1 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalWeight Throw 5 m 1 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalRock Press 4 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalLoading Race 5 in 74.86 s 3 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalMax Deadlift 8 of 10
1992-10-03 1992 WSM FinalTruck Pull 1 of 10
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalArm Over Arm Pull 4 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalAtlas Stones 5 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalCrucifix Hold 4 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalMedley 7 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalMax Deadlift
(18-inch deadlift)
5 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalTruck Pull 3 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalBarrel Lift 110 kg 3 of 8
1991-10-06 1991 WSM FinalLoading Race 6 in 64.00 s 2 of 8
# Event PR Contest
1 Max. Log Lift 130 kg (287 lbs) 1994 Strongest Man on Earth