Athlete Bio
Heinz Ollesch

Years Active: 1994-2006
Born: 1966-11-27
Height: 1.91 m (6' 3")
Weight: 150 kg (331 lbs)

International Contests: 42
International Contest Wins: 2
WSM Appearances: 8
WSM Finals: 2
Best WSM Finish: 4th
Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Primm, Nevada 6 of 10
1994 1994 WSM Group 4World's Strongest Man Sun City, South Africa 3 of 4
1995 1995 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Nassau, Bahamas 4 of 10
1996 1996 WSM Group 3World's Strongest Man Port Louis, Mauritius 4 of 6
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Group 3World's Strongest Man Tangier, Morocco 2 of 4
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Group 2World's Strongest Man Victoria Falls, Zambia 6 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Group 2World's Strongest Man Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 5 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Group 4World's Strongest Man Victoria Falls, Zambia 3 of 6
1997 1997 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge Australia 2 of 8
1995 1995 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge Russia 3 of 12
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengeAFSA Full Strength Challenge Oberhausen, Germany 3 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengeAFSA Full Strength Challenge Seefeld, Austria 4 of 10
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeAFSA Full Strength Challenge Dubai, United Arab Emirates 3 of 8
1998-03-14 1998 IFSA Helsinki Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Helsinki, Finland 10 of 10
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Hardenberg, Netherlands 8 of 12
1996 1996 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Helsinki, Finland 2 of 12
1995 1995 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Heide, Germany 4 of 12
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthStrongest Man on Earth Reykjavík, Iceland 1 of 6
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast Honolulu, Hawaii 3 of 12
1994 1994 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man France 4 of 8
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Prague, Czech Republic 8 of 11
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownNortheast Strongman Showdown Wilmington, Massachusetts 14 of 15
2006-06-10 2006 IFSA Holland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Terborg, Netherlands 8 of 11
2005-11-20 2005 IFSA Denmark Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Denmark 7 of 12
2005-06-12 2005 IFSA Holland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Doetinchem, Netherlands 10 of 11
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Szeged, Hungary 5 of 8
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyIFSA Grand Prix Doetinchem, Netherlands 7 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyIFSA Grand Prix Turkey 5 of 10
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Istanbul, Turkey 7 of 12
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Helsinki, Finland 8 of 14
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Arnbruck, Germany 3 of 8
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Hungary 10 of 12
1998 1998 Atlantic GiantIFSA Grand Prix Faroe Islands 10 of 10
1997 1997 World's Strongest VikingIFSA Grand Prix Copenhagen, Denmark 5 of 12
1996 1996 World's Strongest VikingIFSA Grand Prix Copenhagen, Denmark 5 of 11
1996-07-07 1996 IFSA Lithuania Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Klaipėda, Lithuania 2 of 6
1995 1995 Manfred Höberl ClassicIFSA Grand Prix Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany 3 of 8
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingIFSA Grand Prix Copenhagen, Denmark 1 of 11
1994 1994 World Muscle Power ClassicWorld Muscle Power Classic Peterhead, Scotland 9 of 11
1994-07-31 1994 European Muscle Power ClassicEuropean Muscle Power Classic Callander, Scotland 5 of 8
1997 1997 European OpenEuropean Open Meerssen, Netherlands 6 of 13
1994 1994 European HerculesEuropean Hercules Oulu, Finland 10 of 14
Date Contest Event Result Placing
2006-06-10 2006 IFSA Holland Grand PrixSuper Yoke 28.23 s 8 of 11
2006-06-10 2006 IFSA Holland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 170 kg)
4 in 36.63 s 5 of 11
2006-06-10 2006 IFSA Holland Grand PrixMax Log Lift 140 kg 4 of 11
2006-06-10 2006 IFSA Holland Grand PrixTruck Pull 27.05 s 1 of 11
2005-06-12 2005 IFSA Holland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(110 to 170 kg)
0 in 75.00 s 9 of 11
2005-06-12 2005 IFSA Holland Grand PrixRock Press No lift 9 of 11
2005-06-12 2005 IFSA Holland Grand PrixTruck Pull 20.5 m 5 of 11
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(145 to 195 kg)
- 8 of 8
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixSled Pull 29.03 s 3 of 8
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 44.5 m 3 of 8
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixTire Flip
(5 flips)
- 8 of 8
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixSuper Yoke 16.26 s 2 of 8
2005-05-01 2005 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixMax Log Lift 150 kg 5 of 8
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyMedley
(Duck walk + farmer's walk + chain drag)
15.4 m 8 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyConan's Wheel 510 ° 9 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyViking Press 12 reps 6 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyTire Flip
(8 flips)
36.31 s 8 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyMax Log Lift 150 kg 5 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophySuper Yoke 26.13 s 6 of 10
2004-06-13 2004 Holland Champions TrophyArm Over Arm Pull 40.06 s 4 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyAtlas Stones
(100 to 180 kg)
3 in 12.96 s 5 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyPower Stairs
(175-200-250 kg, 6 stairs each)
16 stairs 5 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyCrucifix Hold 42.50 s 8 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyFarmer's Walk 48.74 s 5 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyMax Log Lift 155 kg 5 of 10
2004-05-22 2004 Turkey Champions TrophyTruck Pull 12.1 m 3 of 10
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Heat 2Squat Lift
(7 lifts, 245 to 345 kg)
4 in 23.19 s 5 of 6
2003-09-28 2003 WSM Heat 2Carry & Flip
(225 kg duck walk (15 m), 400 kg tire
flip (15 m))
55.21 s 6 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Heat 2Atlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 38.22 s 4 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Heat 2Conan's Wheel 596 ° 5 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Heat 2Truck Pull 45.84 s 3 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Heat 2Fingal's Fingers
(200 to 300 kg)
5 in 70.03 s 2 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Heat 2Max Log Lift 165 kg 2 of 6
2002-09-23 2002 WSM Heat 2Carry & Flip
(120 kg farmer's walk (15 m), 400 kg
tire flip (15 m))
38.03 s 4 of 6
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(100 to 180 kg)
4 stones 4 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixPower Stairs
(150-200-250 kg, 6 stairs each)
16 stairs 7 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
32.89 s 9 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixFarmer's Walk
(For distance)
60.4 m 4 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixMax Log Lift 135 kg 8 of 12
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownDeadlift 0 reps 12 of 15
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownArm Over Arm Pull 35.60 s 8 of 15
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownConan's Wheel 8c 13 of 15
2002-02-17 2002 Northeast Strongman ShowdownAtlas Stones 4 in 41.19 s 11 of 15
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 4Atlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
5 in 47.40 s 1 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 4Conan's Wheel 656 ° 4 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 4Max Deadlift 320 kg 4 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 4Africa Stone 43.4 m 5 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 4Train Pull 25.80 s 1 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 4Carry & Drag 29.7 m 6 of 6
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixMedley 59.71 s 8 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 12.09 s 7 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixPower Stairs
(180-200-250 kg, 4 stairs each)
36.47 s 7 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixHercules Hold 22.57 s 11 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixLog Lift 6 reps 5 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixTruck Pull 26.75 s 4 of 11
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastPower Stairs
(18 stairs)
41.31 s 3 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastKeg Toss
(For height)
5.18 m 7 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastHercules Hold 8.67 s 10 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastMax Log Lift 170 kg 1 of 12
2000-05-28 2000 Beauty and the BeastTrolley Pull 26.90 s 3 of 12
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengePower Stairs 21.33 s 4 of 10
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengeVertical Lift 27.63 s 3 of 10
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengeCar Walk 5.54 m 9 of 10
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengeAtlas Stones 5 in 27.10 s 2 of 10
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengeBike Press 15 reps 2 of 10
1999-09-11 1999 AFSA Oberhausen Full Strength ChallengeTruck Pull 40.20 s 1 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengeLoad & Drag 49.89 s 3 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengePole Push 1st 1 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengeBarrel Lift 16 reps 3 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengeTruck Pull 38.07 s 5 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengeCrucifix Hold 20.19 s 10 of 10
1999-06-24 1999 AFSA Austria Full Strength ChallengeStone Carry
(For distance)
54.45 m 5 of 10
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeSquat Lift 0 reps 4 of 8
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeMax Log Lift 165 kg 2 of 8
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeDuck Walk 9.36 m 2 of 8
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeCable Drum Push 0 stairs 7 of 8
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeLoading Race 5 in 53.12 s 5 of 8
1999-04-09 1999 AFSA Dubai Full Strength ChallengeTruck Pull 74.00 s 2 of 8
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry No lift 10 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixCrucifix Hold
(18 kg / hand)
22.67 s 9 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 173 kg)
4 stones 8 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixViking Press 10 reps 7 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixConan's Wheel 230 ° 8 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixLoading Race
(5x 100 kg sacks)
49.22 s 11 of 14
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 3Tire Flip 25.21 m 2 of 4
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 3Arm Over Arm Pull 63.56 s 2 of 4
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 3Log Lift 9 reps 2 of 4
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 3Farmer's Walk 23.56 s 1 of 4
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixPower Stairs 40.33 s 3 of 8
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixLog Lift 11 reps 5 of 8
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 70.8 m 5 of 8
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixLoading Race 45.13 s 5 of 8
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixBavarian Lift 300 kg 2 of 8
1998-09-05 1998 IFSA German Grand PrixTruck Pull 44.84 s 2 of 8
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManWheelbarrow Carry DNF 10 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(120 to 170 kg)
DNF 10 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManCrucifix Hold 21.19 s 9 of 10
1998-03-14 1998 Europe's Strongest ManVertical Lift 5.45 s 8 of 10
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixAtlas Walk 27.22 s 9 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(160 to 210 kg)
2 stones 8 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixRock Press 112 kg 8 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 41.89 m 10 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixHercules Hold 23.55 s 11 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixTruck Pull 28.62 s 3 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixCrucifix Hold 19.44 s 11 of 12
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalMedley 49.94 s 4 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalMax Deadlift
(18-inch deadlift)
390 kg 5 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalLoading Race
(6 kegs, 105 kg each)
5 implements 7 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalMax Squat 280 kg 9 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalHúsafell Stone 54.74 m 8 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalCar Flip 16.76 s 3 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalLog Lift 11 reps 4 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM FinalTruck Pull 53.15 s 4 of 10
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 3Power Stairs 46.35 s 1 of 6
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 3Flintstone Lift 160 kg 2 of 6
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 3Conan's Wheel 580 ° 4 of 6
1997-10-13 1997 WSM Heat 3Arm Over Arm Pull 22 m 2 of 6
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs
(175-225-275 kg, 6 stairs each)
15 stairs 6 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManRock Press 105 kg 8 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 27.56 s 6 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManHercules Hold 24.97 s 10 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManTire Flip 11.17 m 10 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManTruck Pull 29.63 s 3 of 12
1997 1997 European OpenPower Stairs
(175-225-275 kg, 6 stairs each)
16 stairs 5 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenMax Deadlift
(Partial deadlift)
400 kg 9 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenTruck Pull 27.37 m 1 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenAtlas Stones
(110 to 160 kg)
8 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenMax Log Lift 150 kg 4 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
30.40 s 12 of 13
1997 1997 European OpenKeg Toss
(For height)
4.5 m 8 of 13
1996 1996 WSM Heat 3Duck Walk 45.34 m 5 of 6
1996 1996 WSM Heat 3Crucifix Hold 44.69 s 5 of 6
1996 1996 WSM Heat 3Tire Flip 14.88 m 3 of 6
1996 1996 WSM Heat 3Super Yoke 22.60 s 2 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthAtlas Stones 3 in 21.06 s 3 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthWheelbarrow Carry 14.38 s 1 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthMax Log Lift 165 kg 1 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthFarmer's Walk 69.85 m 3 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthFront Hold 38.74 s 4 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthArm Over Arm Pull 21.00 s 2 of 6
1995 1995 Strongest Man on EarthLoading Race 30.57 s 2 of 6
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingFarmer's Walk 1 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingShoulder Press 4 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingHercules Hold 8 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingArm Over Arm Pull 1 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingMax Deadlift 5 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingLoading Race 2 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingBarrel Lift 4 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingCarry & Drag 2 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingPower Stairs 6 of 11
1995 1995 World's Strongest VikingLog Lift 1 of 11
1995 1995 WSM FinalLoading Race 4 in 60.25 s 5 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalMax Squat 305 kg 6 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalTug of War 1st 1 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalCaber Toss 4.7 m 6 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 56.3 m 8 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalFlintstone Lift 150 kg 8 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalCar Flip 14.97 s 4 of 10
1995 1995 WSM FinalTruck Pull 34.64 s 3 of 10
1995 1995 WSM Heat 3Tire Flip 12.9 m 3 of 4
1995 1995 WSM Heat 3Conan's Wheel 2nd 2 of 4
1995 1995 WSM Heat 3Bavarian Lift 320 kg 1 of 4
1995 1995 WSM Heat 3Super Yoke 21.48 s 3 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 4Atlas Walk 51.37 s 3 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 4Tug of War 3rd 3 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 4Log Lift 17 reps 2 of 4
1994 1994 WSM Heat 4Car Flip 18.95 s 3 of 4
# Event PR Contest
1 Max. Deadlift 320 kg (705 lbs) 2001 WSM Group 4
2 Max. 18-inch Deadlift 390 kg (860 lbs) 1997 WSM Final
3 Max. Log Lift 170 kg (375 lbs) 2000 Beauty and the Beast
4 Max. Squat 305 kg (672 lbs) 1995 WSM Final