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Robert Oberst

Nickname: The American Monster
Years Active: 2012-2021
Born: 1984-12-20
Height: 2.01 m (6' 7")
Weight: 186 kg (410 lbs)

International Contests: 15
International Contest Wins: 1
National Contests: 3
National Contest Wins: 0
Single-Event Contests: 2
Single-Event Contest Wins: 0
WSM Appearances: 8
WSM Finals: 2
Best WSM Finish: 8th

Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
2020-11-15 2020 WSM Group 1World's Strongest Man Bradenton, Florida 3 of 5
2019-06-16 2019 WSM Group 2World's Strongest Man Bradenton, Florida 3 of 5
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Manila, Philippines 8 of 10
2016-08-20 2016 WSM Group 1World's Strongest Man Kasane, Botswana 6 of 6
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Group 1World's Strongest Man Putrajaya, Malaysia 4 of 6
2014-03-29 2014 WSM Group 2World's Strongest Man Los Angeles, California 6 of 6
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Sanya, China 9 of 10
2014-03-02 2014 Arnold Strongman ClassicArnold Strongman Classic Columbus, Ohio 8 of 10
2013-01-16 2013 All-American Strongman ChallengeAll-American Strongman Challenge Los Angeles, California 3 of 8
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaArnold Pro Strongman World Series Melbourne, Australia 3 of 10
2019-09-07 2019 Giants Live World Tour FinalsGiants Live Manchester, England 9 of 13
2017-09-30 2017 Giants Live World Tour FinalsGiants Live Manchester, England 6 of 10
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenGiants Live Martinsville, Indiana 6 of 9
2017-06-10 2017 ISF1International Strongman Federation New Braunfels, Texas 1 of 10
2014-10-25 2014 America's Strongest ManAmerica's Strongest Man Phoenix, Arizona 2 of 10
2013-09-28 2013 America's Strongest ManAmerica's Strongest Man Las Vegas, Nevada 2 of 3
2012-09-29 2012 America's Strongest ManAmerica's Strongest Man Las Vegas, Nevada 3 of 10
2021-06-20 2021 WSM Group 3World's Strongest Man Sacramento, California 3 of 5
Date Contest Event Result Placing
2021-06-20 2021 WSM Group 3Pickaxe Hold 48.03 s 1 of 5
2021-06-20 2021 WSM Group 3Overhead Medley 4 in 52.25 s 4 of 5
2021-06-20 2021 WSM Group 3Train Push 37.53 s 2 of 5
2021-06-20 2021 WSM Group 3Squat Lift 0 reps 4 of 5
2021-06-20 2021 WSM Group 3Loading Medley 3 implements, 11 m 1 of 5
2020-11-15 2020 WSM Heat 1Atlas Stones
(140 to 200 kg)
4 in 63.70 s
2020-11-15 2020 WSM Heat 1Log Lift 8 in 73.59 s 3 of 5
2020-11-15 2020 WSM Heat 1Loading Race
(115 kg engine block, 140 kg rear
differential, 100 kg tyre rim, 115 kg
wheel hub, 100 kg tyre rim )
5 in 56.96 s 3 of 5
2020-11-15 2020 WSM Heat 1Deadlift 1 rep 5 of 5
2020-11-15 2020 WSM Heat 1Farmer's Walk
(For distance with 10-metre intervals)
38.87 m 2 of 5
2019-09-07 2019 Giants Live World Tour FinalsAtlas Stones
(120 to 200 kg)
5 in 48.15 s 10 of 13
2019-09-07 2019 Giants Live World Tour FinalsHercules Hold
(200 kg / hand)
79.63 s 2 of 13
2019-09-07 2019 Giants Live World Tour FinalsCar Walk 14.46 s 4 of 13
2019-09-07 2019 Giants Live World Tour FinalsDumbbell Press 3 reps 8 of 13
2019-09-07 2019 Giants Live World Tour FinalsDeadlift 0 reps 13 of 13
2019-06-16 2019 WSM Heat 2Last Man Standing 1 rep
2019-06-16 2019 WSM Heat 2Log Lift 6 in 59.34 s 1 of 5
2019-06-16 2019 WSM Heat 2Deadlift
(Car deadlift)
1 rep 4 of 5
2019-06-16 2019 WSM Heat 2Giant's Medley
(150 kg farmer's walk, 450 kg yoke, 600
kg yoke)
3 in 30.77 s 3 of 5
2019-06-16 2019 WSM Heat 2Truck Pull 50.77 s 2 of 5
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(150 to 210 kg)
3 in 24.15 s 7 of 10
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalLoading Race
(105 kg anchor, 125 kg anvil, 120 kg
keg, 150 kg sack, 120 kg safe (Distance:
10-8-6-4-2 metres))
5 in 44.98 s 6 of 10
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalBus Pull 41.10 s 8 of 10
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalOverhead Press
(Standard bar for max weight)
190 kg 4 of 10
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalDeadlift
(Car deadlift)
0 reps 10 of 10
2018-05-06 2018 WSM FinalFrame Carry 12.05 m 7 of 10
2018-05-06 2018 WSM Heat 3Atlas Stones
(150 to 200 kg)
5 in 33.05 s
2018-05-06 2018 WSM Heat 3Log Lift 6 reps 2 of 6
2018-05-06 2018 WSM Heat 3Bus Pull 39.46 s 2 of 6
2018-05-06 2018 WSM Heat 3Squat Lift
(7 lifts, 270 to 360 kg)
5 reps 5 of 6
2018-05-06 2018 WSM Heat 3Kettlebell Throw
(21 to 30 kg, 4.75 metres)
6 in 56.21 s 2 of 6
2018-05-06 2018 WSM Heat 3Load & Carry
(2x 150 kg sacks, 150 kg farmer's walk)
3 in 41.55 s 2 of 6
2018-04-07 2018 World Log Lift ChampionshipsMax Log Lift 190 kg
2017-09-30 2017 Giants Live World Tour FinalsAtlas Stones
(120 to 200 kg)
5 in 22.44 s 2 of 10
2017-09-30 2017 Giants Live World Tour FinalsSuper Yoke 9.79 s 4 of 10
2017-09-30 2017 Giants Live World Tour FinalsFrame Carry 11.31 s 8 of 10
2017-09-30 2017 Giants Live World Tour FinalsDeadlift 0 reps 5 of 10
2017-09-30 2017 Giants Live World Tour FinalsLog Lift 7 reps 2 of 10
2016-08-20 2016 WSM Heat 1Hercules Hold 42.91 s 2 of 6
2016-08-20 2016 WSM Heat 1Loading Race
(3x 130 kg oil drums)
2 in 40.92 s 5 of 6
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenAtlas Stones
(135 to 185 kg)
3 in 33.75 s 6 of 9
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenFrame Carry 15 m 6 of 9
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenLoading Race
(2x 120 kg sacks, 2x 120 kg kegs)
4 in 46.61 s 5 of 9
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenSuper Yoke 17.08 s 5 of 9
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenDeadlift
(Car deadlift, side handles)
0 reps 9 of 9
2016-06-26 2016 Giants Live North American OpenMax Log Lift 202.5 kg 1 of 9
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Heat 1Atlas Stones
(150 to 210 kg)
2 in 19.57 s 5 of 6
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Heat 1Bus Pull 18.38 m 4 of 6
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Heat 1Kettlebell Throw
(23 to 30 kg, 4.70 metres)
5 in 52.55 s 2 of 6
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Heat 1Circus Barbell 4 reps 1 of 6
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Heat 1Deadlift
(Car deadlift)
1 rep 6 of 6
2015-04-26 2015 WSM Heat 1Loading Race
(1 sack: 125 kg, 2 barrels: 111 kg each)
2 in 34.88 s 5 of 6
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaAtlas Stones 3 stones 5 of 10
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaMax Log Lift 211 kg 1 of 10
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaFarmer's Walk 24.30 s 2 of 10
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaDumbbell Press 4 reps 3 of 10
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaCar Walk 19.03 s 4 of 10
2015-03-14 2015 Arnold AustraliaMax Deadlift 360 kg 5 of 10
2015-02-14 2015 World Log Lift ChampionshipsMax Log Lift 180 kg
2014-03-29 2014 WSM Heat 2Car Walk 17.5 m 6 of 6
2014-03-29 2014 WSM Heat 2Deadlift
(7 lifts, 280 to 370 kg)
4 in 19.04 s 4 of 6
2014-03-29 2014 WSM Heat 2Fingal's Fingers
(200 to 320 kg)
4 in 31.85 s 4 of 6
2014-03-29 2014 WSM Heat 2Loading Race
(2 kegs: 120 kg, 2 sacks: 125 kg)
4 in 43.01 s 4 of 6
2014-03-02 2014 Arnold Strongman ClassicCyr Dumbbell 0 reps 7 of 10
2014-03-02 2014 Arnold Strongman ClassicMax Deadlift
(Hummer tires)
381 kg 9 of 10
2014-03-02 2014 Arnold Strongman ClassicTimber Carry 3.58 m 8 of 10
2014-03-02 2014 Arnold Strongman ClassicBale Tote 2.41 m (640 kg) 7 of 10
2014-03-02 2014 Arnold Strongman ClassicAustrian Oak 2 reps, 200 kg 2 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(130 to 186 kg)
4 in 38.76 s 9 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalOverhead Medley
(110 kg dumbbell, 170 kg barbell, 120 kg
dumbbell, 180 kg barbell)
2 in 47.83 s 7 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalMax Deadlift 0 (No lift) 8 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalSuper Yoke 22.16 s 8 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalTruck Pull 54.98 s 9 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM FinalFrame Carry 15 m 8 of 10
2013-08-24 2013 WSM Heat 1Atlas Stones
(130 to 186 kg)
3 in 23.66 s 3 of 6
2013-08-24 2013 WSM Heat 1Truck Pull 10.3 m 3 of 6
2013-08-24 2013 WSM Heat 1Fingal's Fingers
(200 to 320 kg)
5 in 55.98 s 2 of 6
2013-08-24 2013 WSM Heat 1Squat Lift 2 reps 2 of 6
2013-08-24 2013 WSM Heat 1Viking Press
(No resting allowed)
12 reps 1 of 6
2013-08-24 2013 WSM Heat 1Loading Race
(2 kegs: 120 kg, 2 sacks: 125 kg)
4 in 46.29 s 2 of 6
# Event PR Contest
1 Max. Deadlift 360 kg (794 lbs) 2015 Arnold Australia
2 Max. Hummer Tire Deadlift 381 kg (840 lbs) 2014 Arnold Strongman Classic
3 Max. Log Lift 211 kg (465 lbs) 2015 Arnold Australia