Athlete Bio
Wout Zijlstra

Years Active: 1997-2002
Born: 1964-08-04
Height: 1.97 m (6' 6")
Weight: 135 kg (298 lbs)

International Contests: 14
International Contest Wins: 1
National Contests: 1
National Contest Wins: 1
WSM Appearances: 2
WSM Finals: 2
Best WSM Finish: 3rd
Date Contest Contest Type Location Placing
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Tangier, Morocco 3 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalWorld's Strongest Man Victoria Falls, Zambia 8 of 10
1997 1997 World Strongman ChallengeWorld Strongman Challenge Australia 6 of 8
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Helsinki, Finland 7 of 11
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManEurope's Strongest Man Hardenberg, Netherlands 4 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Stockholm, Sweden 5 of 12
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Prague, Czech Republic 6 of 11
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixStrongman Super Series Netherlands 1 of 9
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Istanbul, Turkey 2 of 12
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersIFSA Grand Prix Kokkola, Finland 2 of 8
2001-03-10 2001 IFSA Poland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Sopot, Poland 10 of 10
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Hardenberg, Netherlands 8 of 10
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Helsinki, Finland 12 of 14
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixIFSA Grand Prix Hungary 9 of 12
2001-07-28 2001 Strongest Man in the NetherlandsStrongest Man in the Netherlands Borculo, Netherlands 1 of 10
Date Contest Event Result Placing
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(100 to 180 kg)
4 stones 3 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixPower Stairs
(150-200-250 kg, 6 stairs each)
69.73 s 5 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
38.01 s 6 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixFarmer's Walk
(For distance)
73.2 m 2 of 12
2002-05-18 2002 IFSA Turkey Grand PrixMax Log Lift 145 kg 4 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixMedley ? 3 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixPower Stairs
(180-200-250 kg, 4 stairs each)
29.87 s 4 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(135 to 175 kg)
3 in 23.17 s 9 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixLog Lift 6 reps 6 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 49.36 s 4 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixBench Press 0 reps 11 of 12
2001-10-28 2001 Sweden Grand PrixTruck Pull 39.91 s 8 of 12
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 35.17 s 7 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalConan's Wheel 501 ° 8 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalVertical Lift 1.1 m 10 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalLog Lift 6 reps 5 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 41.49 s 4 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalSquat Lift 0 reps 7 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM FinalCarry & Flip
(365 kg yoke (15 m) + 390 kg tire (15
m))
44.45 s 5 of 10
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 1Atlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
4 in 33.10 s 2 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 1Conan's Wheel 692 ° 6 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 1Max Deadlift 340 kg 2 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 1Africa Stone 64.85 m 3 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 1Arm Over Arm Pull 27.90 s 1 of 6
2001-10-15 2001 WSM Heat 1Carry & Drag 59.10 s 2 of 6
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersFarmer's Walk
(For distance)
28.27 m 1 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersCrucifix Hold
(12.5 kg / hand)
43.69 s 7 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersAtlas Stones
(100 to 166 kg)
4 in 13.52 s 2 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersMedley 54.41 s 4 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersWeight Throw
(For height)
4.75 m 2 of 8
2001-08-26 2001 Strongman World Record BreakersMax Log Lift 150 kg 3 of 8
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixMedley 44.60 s 2 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixWheelbarrow Carry 11.07 s 5 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixPower Stairs
(180-200-250 kg, 4 stairs each)
27.28 s 3 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixHercules Hold 35.07 s 7 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixLog Lift 1 rep 10 of 11
2001-08-18 2001 Czech Grand PrixTruck Pull 44.41 s 10 of 11
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixAtlas Stones 4 in 22.40 s 1 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixArm Over Arm Pull 28.12 s 1 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 63.46 m 2 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixTire Flip 31.11 s 5 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixPower Stairs 51.23 s 2 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixHercules Hold 48.14 s 4 of 9
2001-05-20 2001 Holland Grand PrixLoad & Drag 52.62 s 3 of 9
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManWheelbarrow Carry 16.11 s 5 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManCrucifix Hold 43.80 s 9 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManLoading Race
(4x 100 kg boxes)
4 in 38.26 s 7 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManDeadlift 8 reps 3 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManFarmer's Walk 30.64 s 6 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManConan's Wheel 225 ° 8 of 11
2001-03-17 2001 Europe's Strongest ManTruck Pull 21.02 s 7 of 11
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixAtlas Stones 0 - 8 of 10
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixMax Squat - 6 of 10
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixHercules Hold - 10 of 10
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixMax Deadlift No lift 9 of 10
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixTruck Pull 35.20 s 2 of 10
1999-07-24 1999 IFSA Holland Grand PrixMax Log Lift ? 7 of 10
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(120 to 173 kg)
3 stones 11 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixViking Press 1 rep 11 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixConan's Wheel 25 ° 11 of 14
1999-03-06 1999 IFSA Finland Grand PrixLoading Race
(5x 100 kg sacks)
50.00 s 12 of 14
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalMedley 36.60 s 2 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalConan's Wheel 266 ° 3 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalMax Log Lift 140 kg 3 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalPower Stairs 46.01 s 3 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalCar Flip 27.50 s 2 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalHúsafell Stone 65.84 m 4 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalTruck Pull 67.47 s 5 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM FinalFarmer's Walk 41.05 s 4 of 10
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 4Tire Flip 66.77 s 1 of 4
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 4The Winch 34.31 s 1 of 4
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 4Deadlift Hold 108.60 s 2 of 4
1998-10-18 1998 WSM Heat 4Carry & Drag 47.25 m 2 of 4
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixAtlas Walk 23.10 s 7 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixAtlas Stones
(160 to 210 kg)
1 stone 10 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixRock Press No lift 10 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixFarmer's Walk 58.93 m 4 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixHercules Hold 30.27 s 8 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixTruck Pull 31.21 s 6 of 12
1998 1998 IFSA Hungary Grand PrixCrucifix Hold 21.37 s 10 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManPower Stairs
(175-225-275 kg, 6 stairs each)
18 stairs 2 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManRock Press No lift 11 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManAtlas Stones
(100 to 160 kg)
5 in 37.05 s 2 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManHercules Hold 39.90 s 5 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManTire Flip 49.79 s 3 of 12
1997 1997 Europe's Strongest ManTruck Pull 31.69 s 6 of 12
# Event PR Contest
1 Max. Deadlift 340 kg (750 lbs) 2001 WSM Group 1
2 Max. Log Lift 150 kg (331 lbs) 2001 Strongman World Record Breakers