Edward Stephen Hall popularly known as Eddie Hall is a former British strongman. Eddie Hall won the world’s strongest man competition in 2017.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
The former British Strongman Eddie was born on 15th January 1988 in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire. He is currently 33 years old. Eddie had anxiety problems because of which he had to sacrifice his dreams of becoming a competitive swimming star. Hall attended Clayton High School, But he was expelled when he was 15.
However, later he received home tuition. Hall’s nationality is British and he belongs to mixed ethnicity. Eddie’s birth sign is Capricorn. Since 2008 he started working as a mechanic at a garage. There aren’t any details about his family background.
In 2011 Hall became first in UK’s strongest man competition in Belfast. Hall won the competition by setting a national world record in “Viking Hold”. He also competed for national levels and became fourth in 2012. However, later in 2012 Hall was invited to compete in Europe’s Strongest Man which was another Giant level event. This giant level event was held at Headingley Carnegie Stadium in this event Hall placed at eighth ranking. Hall also competed for World’s Strongest Man in 2012 but he didn’t get qualified.
In 2013 Hall wasn’t able to qualify Europe’s, Strongest Man. However, due to the injury of a contestant Hall got a second chance and ranked in eighth place. Later in 2013 Hall competed for the World’s Strongest Man. He won two events but he couldn’t qualify for the Finals. In 2014 Hall qualified for the finals but he placed sixth. In 2015 hall sets the World Record for lifting 462 kg in the deadlift. Later in 2015, he broke his own record by lifting a humungous weight of 463 kg in the World Deadlift Championship 2015.
More about his career
In December 2015 Hall was featured in a documentary directed by Matt Bell and produced by Tom Swanston. In 2016 Hall again broke his own record by lifting a massive weight of 500 kg which made him pass out. However, in 2017 Hall finally proved himself as the World Strongest Man 2017. Later he announced he had some health-related problems and shares his Intentions to retire from Worlds Strongest Man and return to lower weight competitions.
In 2018, Hall appeared on a Channel 5 show Celebs in Solitary, where he spent 5 days in solitary confinement. In 2019, Hall presented the SPORTbible web series Beasted!, where he helped 8 men through exercise plans and diet plans along with Luke Fullbrook and Chris Peil.
Achievements and net worth
Hall has achieved many nominations and awards till now. Hall has won the UK’s strongest man in 2011. He has set the world record for deadlift three times. Hall has also won the World’s Strongest Man title in 2017. He also has participated and qualified in many weight lifting and Giant events. So by looking at his successful career, we can say its more to come in the future, we can say he will get some more titles in the future.
Eddie Hall is a former World’s, Strongest Man. He has participated in and won many competitions. The estimated net worth of The beast is around 5 million USD.
Hall is already married. Hall married Alexandra Hall on 9th June 2012. She is the backbone of the former world’s strongest man. Likewise, she is a businesswoman, and mom. They have two children a daughter and a son named Max Hall.
Body measurements and Social media
Hall is a giant man. According to Alexandra Hall eats about five scrambled eggs and about three full chickens and more in a single day. The height of the Hall is approximately 6 feet 3 inches tall. He weighs around 186 kg. His body measurements are 48-35-47 inches. His bicep size is 28. Eddie’s eye color is dark brown and his hair color is brown.
Hall is frequently active on his social media accounts. He frequently posts his and his family photos. Hall also has a huge fan following on his social media. Hall has over 2.5 million followers on his Instagram. He has over 110 thousand followers on Twitter and has about 2.1 million followers on Facebook.