Limerick man wins 'Strongest Man' contest in UK

Ireland's strongest man has won the UK's Strongest Man contest.

Pa O'Dwyer from Limerick came out on top this weekend at the event in St. Albans, London.

The 32-year-old has held the Irish title for the last three years and is now setting his sights on international competitions.

The weekend involved fifteen events including the Truck Pull, Bar Bending and Tyre Flip.

O'Dwyer said he was "delighted" to win the contest.

Digital Desk

More in this Section

Chris Ashton ruled out of England’s crunch Six Nations clash with Wales

Sean O’Shea's goals key as UCC earn spot in Sigerson Cup final

All-Ireland champions make it three from three with impressive win over Cats

Injury time point gives Wexford win over 14-man Tipp


Alexa Chung’s London Fashion Week show was all about female empowerment

More From The Irish Examiner