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Louis Cyr
Peter Cyr

Peter Cyr

Louis Cyr gets a lot of ink as one of the strongest men who ever walked the Earth — and rightly so — but he wasn’t the only strongman in the family. Louis had a brother, Peter, who did not inherit Louis’ immense girth, but was still very strong. Peter, who was billed...

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Louis Cyr Statue

Louis Cyr Statue

A closer look at a Louis Cyr statuette produced in celebration of Cyr’s life in 1913 by the sculptor J.A. Hro. This design has been used several times since then, notably a bronze version for the winner’s trophy of the Arnold Classic strongman competition.

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Tag:
Louis Cyr
Peter Cyr

Peter Cyr

Louis Cyr gets a lot of ink as one of the strongest men who ever walked the Earth — and rightly so — but he wasn’t the only strongman in the family. Louis had a brother, Peter, who did not inherit Louis’ immense girth, but was still very strong. Peter, who was billed...

read more
Louis Cyr Statue

Louis Cyr Statue

A closer look at a Louis Cyr statuette produced in celebration of Cyr’s life in 1913 by the sculptor J.A. Hro. This design has been used several times since then, notably a bronze version for the winner’s trophy of the Arnold Classic strongman competition.

read more