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Strong Talk - Presented By Starting Strongman

Strong Talk is a weekly podcast hosted by Kalle Beck & Friends. Bringing you into the sport of Strongman, Interviewing the best athletes, promoters & insiders in the industry. New episodes every Tuesday Presented by StartingStrongman.com
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Dec 14, 2017

Kalle Beck & Michael Battaglino

 catch up on the current news in the Strongman world including Strongman Corp nationals, Arnold Classic events, & The Official Strongman games which is THIS weekend. 

 

Nov 28, 2017

This weeks guest is Steve Greenstein producer of the Documentary "They Mighty Atom" 

 

Known as “The Mighty Atom,” Joseph Greenstein was, indeed, the greatest and perhaps the most unlikely strongman who ever lived. He overcame impossible odds to simply survive to adulthood, then learned to harness the powers of the body - and more importantly, the mind - to achieve the impossible. Stopping an airplane from taking off with his hair, bending cold rolled steel with his hands, biting through nails - Greenstein may have been the inspiration for Superman. An amazing tale of human potential,  The Mighty Atom will have audiences cheering.

 

More information on TheMightyAtomDoc.com 

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Vimeo https://vimeo.com/ondemand/themightyatom

 

Nov 15, 2017

Kalle Beck talks to the producers and directors of Born Strong Film. Gary Cohen & Ross Hockrow. 

 

Born Strong is a documentary that follows Zydrunas Savickas, Eddie Hall, Brian Shaw and Hafthor Bjornsson as they prepare for The Arnold Strongman Classic in 2016 and showcases them throughout the contest. 

 

We talk about how the film came to be, what it was like shooting the film, behind the scenes, and more.

 

Go rent or buy Born Strong on 

 

Amazon 

Amazon UK 

Itunes

Vimeo On demand (International)

Nov 9, 2017

Nicolas Cambi is a 105kg Pro Strongman that just got done competing at America's Strongest Man.

Follow him @Cambidude

Oct 3, 2017

Kalle Beck & Michael Battaglino talk about the past weeks happenings in Strongman including the Giants Live Finals and the Official Strongman Games online qualifiers coming to an end.

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Sep 5, 2017

Boston Jacobs is a middleweight Strongman competitor with a 2nd place finish at Nationals and has competed at the Arnold Amateur World Championships. A former wrestler who battled dark bouts of depression and a suicide attempt after his career ended. We talk about how art helped him come out of this dark time and how he now uses Strength as a platform for suicide awareness and prevention. 

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Aug 15, 2017

Brian Clark won his ASC Pro Card in the heavyweight division by winning the Dallas Europa and is just back from competing in China, Russia and at Giants Live. 

We Talk training, The Strongman scene in Arizona past and present, and more

 

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Support this podcast by hitting Subscribe and giving a 5 star rating!

 

Become a supporting member on Patreon and get some sweet swag!

 

Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com

Interested in Strongman Coaching? Fill out the form at StrongmanCoach.Com

Visit our Shop for all your training needs!

Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

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Check out exclusive discounts from our sponsors

Aug 2, 2017

Christina Bangma is a top ranked Lightweight Strongwoman competitor who has won United States Strongman Worlds, Competed in the Arnold Classic and is fresh off her win at USS nationals. Christina also runs Champs Academy gym in Huntington, Indiana.

Follow Christina on Facebook, & Instagram @EatCake_LiftHeavy

 

Follow @StartingStrongman & @ChronosStrength

Support this podcast by hitting Subscribe and giving a 5 star rating!

 

Become a supporting member on Patreon and get some sweet swag!

 

Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com

Interested in Strongman Coaching? Fill out the form at StrongmanCoach.Com

Visit our Shop for all your training needs!

Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

Shop using our affiliate links on Amazon & Rogue Fitness to support this podcast!

Check out exclusive discounts from our sponsors

Jul 25, 2017

This weeks guest is Steve Barkley who hosted United States Strongman 2017. 

Kalle & Steve talk about how it come about, everything that goes into hosting such a large event behind the scenes and more.

For more information visit UnitedStatesStrongman.com MIStrongman.com BarkelyStrongman.com or follow him on Facebook and Instagram @SPjb40

 

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Support this podcast by hitting Subscribe and giving a 5 star rating!

 

Become a supporting member on Patreon and get some sweet swag!

 

Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com

Interested in Strongman Coaching? Fill out the form at StrongmanCoach.Com

Visit our Shop for all your training needs!

Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

Shop using our affiliate links on Amazon & Rogue Fitness to support this podcast!

Check out exclusive discounts from our sponsors

Jun 27, 2017

Anthony Fuhrman won his pro card in the middleweight (105kg/231lb) class at the Mid Atlantic Strongman Challenge. Kalle talks with Anthony about his career in Strongman, how he approaches training, dieting down to 231 to go pro without the traditional water cut, whats next and a bit of pro wrestling. 

Follow Anthony on Instagram @strongman_afuhr5757/

 

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Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com use code STRONGTALK to get $5 off EACH month That is just $10 a month!

Interested in Strongman Coaching? Fill out the form at StrongmanCoach.Com

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Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

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Jun 20, 2017

This week we have Canada's Nutrition Coach aka Dain Wallis on talking to Kalle Beck about competing in the Arnold Classic, just missing the finals twice, coming back from injury correctly by fixing the imbalance and movement patterns. How Dain approaches dieting with himself and clients, and we tease a breathing and bracing article Rain wrote for StartingStrongman.com 

 

Follow Dain on Instagram @CanadasNutritionCoach & DainWallis.com

 

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Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com use code STRONGTALK to get $5 off EACH month That is just $10 a month!

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Visit our Shop for all your training needs!

Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

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Check out exclusive discounts from our sponsors

 

Jun 6, 2017

Andrew Triana is one of the smartest people we have ever talked to about training and the sport of Strongman. This episode is jam packed with tips and advice on training and you will be stronger once you are done listening. 

Follow Andrew on Instagram @AndTriana and his company The Performance Vibe on Facebook, Instagram @ThePerformanceVibe

 

May 30, 2017

Kalle Beck & Michael Battaglino recap a very exciting and eventful Worlds Strongest Man from conspiracies theories, to amazing performances and everything in between!

 

If you don't want spoilers don't listen.

 

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Support this podcast by hitting Subscribe and giving a 5 star rating!

 

Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com use code STRONGTALK to get $5 off EACH month That is just $10 a month!

Interested in Strongman Coaching? Fill out the form at StrongmanCoach.Com

Visit our Shop for all your training needs!

Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

Shop using our affiliate links on Amazon & Rogue Fitness to support this podcast!

Check out exclusive discounts from our sponsors

 

May 16, 2017

On This weeks episode Kalle Beck & Michael Battaglino recap Arnold South Africa and look ahead to give insight and predictions on this years Worlds Strongest Man and that the real storyline should be that Brian Shaw & Zydrunas Savickas are both going for their 5th title. 

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Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com use code STRONGTALK to get $5 off EACH month That is just $10 a month!

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Pick up some apparel and get instantly stronger. 

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Apr 18, 2017

This weeks guest Michael "The Norseman" Stroozas is a ASC Pro Strongman who earned his pro card at the LA fit expo earlier this year, we talk about his history in the sport, training with Dave Ostlund, why he took a few years off, how to MARKET yourself as a Strongman, approaching sponsors and what is next now that he will be competing g on the pro circuit 

 

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Sign up for Strongman programming at just $15 a month! StrongmanProgram.com use code STRONGTALK to get $5 off EACH month That is just $10 a month!

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Apr 11, 2017

Josh Thigpen is a pro Strongman and 5x Worlds Strongest Man Competitor

Josh discusses his brand new book Cube Method For Strongman 3, Coming back to competing, the changes made to the Cube Method for the final version and some hilarious Kaz stories 

 

Pick up The Cube Method For Strongman 3 HERE 

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Mar 28, 2017

Kalle & Mike catch up and try to get to listener questions on how to prepare for your first contest but get carried away talkin about Mike's disappointing performance at Dallas's Strongest Man, The Arnold Australia, news and rumors in the sport and of course breaking down arguably the third biggest contest in Strongman coming up this weekend (4/1/2017) Europes Strongest Man. Breaking down the events and more. 

 

Stay tuned for a BONUS episode later this week dedicated to how to prepare for your first contest. 

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Support this podcast by hitting Subscribe and giving a 5 star rating!

 

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Jan 17, 2017

This weeks guest Zydrunas Savickas is considered by most to be the strongest man of all time with 4 Worlds Strongest Man titles, 8 Arnold Classic titles, ... We could have spent an hour listing all of Zydrunas's accolades, records and titles but we focused on his start in Strongman, How Strongman is in Lithuania, his powerlifting career, first time competing at Worlds Strongest Man. Comparing the Arnold Classic to Worlds Strongest Man, Dealing with injuries, upcoming seminars, Did he really invent the Z Press? How he uses machines in his training. Why he slimmed down to become lean Z and what his goals are for competing in 2017.

 

Upcoming seminar dates for Big Z 

 

4th of February The Strongman Sanctuary Kent England

2nd April Trojan Fitness Bristol England

17th June Centaur Fitness Belfast Ireland

18th June The Forge Gym Cork Ireland 

 

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Oct 25, 2016

Brian Alsruhe is MW (105kg/231lb) Strongman, he has won Marylands Strongest Man 2x, and is about to compete at amateur nationals. Brian owns NEVERsate Athletics in Westminster, MD and has a fantastic Youtube channel

Follow Brian on Youtube, Facebook, Twitter & Instagram

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Sep 27, 2016

This week Kalle Beck is joined by Donna Moore fresh off her win at Worlds Strongest Woman. We talk about how she structures her training and life, how Donna got started in the sport, the growth of the sport, the difference between competing in the Uk and America and a whole lot more.

 

You can follow Donna Moore on Instagram @Donna_Moore_Strongwoman and Facebook

 

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Sep 13, 2016

This week Kalle talks to world renowned Strongwoman Kristin Rhodes on her career, how much Strongwoman has grown in the past 10 years, the return of Worlds Strongest Woman for the first time since 2003 that is competing in September 17th 2016.

 

Follow Kristin on Facebook & Instagram

Get her coach Mike Westerlings Ebook including one of her sample routines Built By Mike

 

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Feb 4, 2016

On this episode the guys talk about Roberts Puppetry of the penis tricks, Why Robert is so mean to Kalle, Roberts new gym and training partners, why a good training partner is essential for Strongman and how to act professional and get sponsored. 

 

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Dec 11, 2015

Hey Strong people! This week Kalle recaps his .... short lived return to competing, why his torn bicep turns Robert on, why injuries happen in Strongman how we have dealt with them and when it doesn't become worth it anymore. We talk about Atlas stones at the Crossit invitational, Rich Froning's "message" to Strongman. How everyone is socially awkward in person now and why we enjoy feeling vulnerable.
Along with delving into Strongman politics, There is more and more people competing in Strongman, contests, gyms, etc but less and less shows and opportunities for the pros? Who is at fault for this? How do we fix it?
Enjoy!
Sorry for the audio quality this week had some technical difficulties but managed to salvage it as best we could

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Nov 11, 2015

Robert & Kalle are back this week to talk about Strong stuff, including how awesome Planet Fitness is and how much they support Strongman, Roberts next contest, Going Hollywood. Reminiscing about why we love Strongman and what it means to us and other bullshit.

Nov 4, 2015

Kalle Beck & Robert Oberst are back! They talk about trips to hospitals and about America's Strongest Man 

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