If you watch “Game of Thrones” you probably know who The Mountain is. If you don’t, think of the biggest most strong person in the world and double it.
Here he is.
But he’s not just an actor. Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is a professional strongman and has won “Iceland’s Strongest Man” contest for six straight years. He was almost named “World’s Strongest man” this week, too, but because of a controversial decision involving one of his lifts, he finished in second place. Afterwards, he vented about in on social media:
“This weekend I was robbed. The integrity of my beloved sport is in question,”