May 14, 2005

Information about Hugo Girard

Personal facts

About him

  • Strongman
  • Born December 20, 1971
  • St-Anne-de-Portneuf, Canada
  • 1.85 m (6 feet 1 inch)
  • 152 kg (335 pounds)

Family

  • Parents: Guylaine Asselin and Rosaire Girard
  • Sibling: one sister

Accomplishments

In bulk

  • Strongman Super Series champion: 2002.
  • North American champion: 2 times; 2001 and 2002.
  • Canadian champion: 6 times; 1999 to 2004.
  • He participated seven times in the World’s Strongest Man Contest: 1998 to 2004.

Strength facts

World records

  • Farmer's walk (385 pounds in each hand over a distance of 25 meters): 21.39 s.
  • Log lift: 410 pounds.
  • Viking press (325 pounds): 24 times.
  • Apollon axle: 385 pounds.