Brian Shaw is one of the most accomplished professional strongmen in history. He is a four-time World’s Strongest Man winner and also hosts his own strongman event called the Shaw Classic. Despite being a huge figure in the sport of strength, Shaw is humble and grounded and a true inspiration to everyone who watches his competitions.
He is an entrepreneur and runs his own YouTube channel where he talks about training, diet, business endeavors, and more. He has over 1 million subscribers and 1.4 million Instagram followers. Being 6ft 8in tall and over 400 lbs, he has many challenges that come with his size. He has to get his clothing custom made and he often struggles fitting into vehicles or airplane seats. He has to eat a minimum of 10,000 calories a day to maintain his size and lift heavy weights. He does a variety of training that includes powerlifting workouts and isolation exercises.
In his spare time, Shaw enjoys playing guitar and recording music in his home studio. He also loves spending time with his family and friends. Shaw is an active member of his church and he volunteers for many different organizations in his local community. He has presented at various conferences on topics related to education and strength training.