The 20,000 Calorie Strongman Diet (Video)


The life of a professional strongman is definitely not for everyone, these guys live an extremely hardcore lifestyle. Professional strongmen lift really heavy objects and eat a lot of food everyday. In this video we will get a quick insight in the life of a strongman and how he eats about 20,000 calories per day.

“In this episode of FUEL, a new series dedicated to the high-performance diets of athletes, we follow Robert Oberst aka Obie. He’s one of America’s leading professional strongmen, holder of the American record in the Log Lift, and eater extraordinaire.” In an average day, Obie consumes 15,000–20,000 calories to power himself through hours of punishing training. From the gym to the kitchen, Obie shows us the kind of fuel he needs in order to stay at the top of his sport.


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