Dainis Zageris win the WORLD TITLE 2018 in Cozumel – MEXICO
At the World Finals of the MLO Strongman Champions League, the latvian “TITAN” Dainis Zageris won for the 2nd time in his life the overall World title in the World’s Strongest man championships.
He is now the new champion of the World 2018.
In a hot and sunny Cozumel, the beautiful holiday island in Quintana Roo, close to Cancun /Mexico, it was a hard battle of 7 events.
With old school ,really fantastic, “strongmanclassics”, such as the 75 ton Boatpull, Human Wheel Barrow, Husafell stone, Loading medley, Deadlift and Loglift for max, this strongman finals had everything in it what you can wish for.
With a great climax!
Krzystof Radzikowski became second and Aivars Smaukstelis got the bronze medal.
Also a great comeback from Strongman Travis Ortmayer who came 4th place overall, but also took a new world record on the 180 kg Husafell stone, with a distance of 82.40 meter.
A fantastic show for crowd and athletes, and great work from all crew and organisations in cozumel.
Here are the results:
- Dainis Zageris / Latvia 85 WORLD CHAMPION 2018
- Krzysztof Radzikowski / Poland 77,5 Silver Medal
- Aivars Smaukstelis / Latvia 74 Bronze Medal
- Travis Ortmayer / USA 69
- Alex Moonen / Holland 57
- Dennis Kohlruss / Germany 54
- Luke Herrick / USA 50
- Stefan Petursson / ICELAND 46,5
- Will Baggott / UK 36,5
- Sean O’Hagan / IRELAND 34
- Christian Quiroga / MEXICO 17,5
- Omar Chavez / MEXICO 17
All time world champions of the MLO Strongman Champions League:
2008 Zydrunas Savickas / Lithuania
2009 Andrus Murumets / Estonia
2010 Terry Hollands / United Kingdom
2011 Ervin Katona / Serbia
2012 Zydrunas Savickas / Lithuania (2nd World title)
2013 Krzysztof Radzikowski / Poland
2014 Martin Wildauer / Austria
2015 Krzysztof Radzikowski / Poland (2nd World title)
2016 Dainis Zageris / Latvia
2017 Matjaz Belsak / Slovenia
2018 Dainis Zageris / Latvia (2nd World title)
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Stay tuned for 2019 / A new strongman year with great places again /fighting for the world title!