Goerner’s Barrel Lifting Support Lift

Posted on Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 by John Wood

As we have been covering, heavy support lifts were a stable of many oldtime strongmen, and in all likelihood helped contribute a lot more to their great strength than most people realize… Here’s a look at Hermann Goerner, carrying four men on a unique “barrel barbell”a total weight of over 1000 pounds. This feat was performed during Goerner’s 1935 tour of South Africa.
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