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Canadian Strongman
Hercules Dansereau

Hercules Dansereau

There’s no shortage of strongmen in Canada, some you know well and some you do not. Here’s a fellow you haven’t heard of: Hercules Dansereau. He was a circus strongman for a number of years but later quit that life to become a street car conductor in Montreal. Here he...

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Tom Magee’s Wheelbarrow

Tom Magee’s Wheelbarrow

Tom Magee is a Canadian powerlifting champion who also competed in a number of televised strongman contests in the 80's. Above, a rare shot of Tom hoisting 2700 pounds on a wheelbarrow while winning the le Delfi Mark Ten Challenge held at Verdun Auditorium in...

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Tag:
Canadian Strongman
Hercules Dansereau

Hercules Dansereau

There’s no shortage of strongmen in Canada, some you know well and some you do not. Here’s a fellow you haven’t heard of: Hercules Dansereau. He was a circus strongman for a number of years but later quit that life to become a street car conductor in Montreal. Here he...

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Tom Magee’s Wheelbarrow

Tom Magee’s Wheelbarrow

Tom Magee is a Canadian powerlifting champion who also competed in a number of televised strongman contests in the 80's. Above, a rare shot of Tom hoisting 2700 pounds on a wheelbarrow while winning the le Delfi Mark Ten Challenge held at Verdun Auditorium in...

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