Robert Oberst is an American Strongman who got his pro card in Dallas Europa Strongman Competition in 2012. Robert is one of the finalists in the World’s Strongest Man Competition 2013.
Table of Biography
Early life and childhood
Robert Oberst is one of the strongest men in America. He was born on 20th December 1984 in Santa Cruz, United States and he is currently 36 years old. The zodiac sign of his is Sagittarius. Similarly, he was born to a Caucasian Family. He is one of the 10 children of father Jim Oberst and mother Lathy.
Similarly, he has 9 siblings, he has four brothers and 5 sisters. Dave, Mike, Sean, and James are the four brothers of his and, Wendy, Amanda, Julia, Emily, and Jamie are his five sisters.
Talking about the educational background of his, he finished high school at Aptos High School. Furthermore, he has graduated with a Major in History from Western Oregon University in 2008.
After graduation from university in 2008, Robert tried for NSL but he could not make succeed. After a failure in NFL, he began his career as a bouncer in a nightclub. One of his coworkers from the nightclub advised him for the World Strongman Competition. In 2012, only after 4 months of training, he got his Pro-Card. In the same year, he was successful to win San Jose Git Expo and Dallas Europa and place Third place in America’s Strongest Man competition.
Similarly, in the following year 2013, he won Odd Haugen’s US Open MAS Wrestling Championship and Giants Live Las Vegas. Since 2013, he has not won any major titles. However, he has been giving hard competition to his competitors in all competition. He was the runner-up of the 2013 and 2014 America’s Strongest Man competition. Similarly, he secured 3rd place at Arnold Strongman Classic Australia in 2015 and 8th place at World’s Strongest Man competition in 2018.
Talking about the relationship status of Robert, he is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend Meghan Nesgoda. He met Meghan in a strongman event in 2017 and the couple has been entangled in a romantic relationship since then. Previously, he married Kristin Oberst in 2012 at Hanford, California. The couple welcomed their son Atlas Bear Oberst on 8th September 2015.
Everything between the couple was going well and the couple was living a happy life. However, for some reason, the couple stopped appearing in public together in 2016. He has not announced his divorce from Kristin. However looking into his social media handles, look like he has moved on with his new girlfriend Meghan.
Diving into the body measurements of Robert, he is one of the strongest men in America with a huge muscular body build. RHe stands tall with a height of 6 feet and 7 inches or 203 cm. Similarly, he has a huge weight of 171 kg or 377 lbs. Furthermore, the exact Chest-waist-hips body figure of his is 45-44-40 and his shoe size is 12.5. Moreover, he has black eyes and black hair.
Social media and Net worth
Talking about the social media engagement of Robert, he is pretty much active in social media such as Instagram, Twitter, and youtube. The strongman has earned more than 294 thousand subscribers on his Youtube channel. Similarly, he has earned more than 668 thousand followers on his Instagram account and more than 24 thousand followers on his Twitter account.
The major source of income for him is a professional Strongman athlete. As of now, he has amassed a huge amount of money but has not revealed his earning and expenses in public. According to different resources, the net worth of his is estimated at around $3 million.