Ameen Abouhamad – The Bedouin Samson

Posted on Friday, October 19th, 2018 by John Wood
Here’s a strongman you never heard of: Ameen Abouhamad – The Bedouin Samson. Ameen and his troupe of acrobats rode with the Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show from the sixth season onward. Ameen figured out a major problem of the strongman game — he lifted people, not weights — just as impressive without having to haul tons of iron around. It was said that Ameen’s best effort was to support 15 people — no small feat, especially considering he weighed but 175 lbs. himself.

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