On Oct. 1, 2022, in the course of the 2022 America’s Strongest Man (ASM) U105KG, strongman Nicolas Cambi set a Max Heavy Dumbbell World Document of 129.5 kilograms (285 kilos). Cambi’s file was a part of an general first-place efficiency for the athlete. It’s the consecutive yr he has gained the competition. Cambi wore a lifting belt, knee sleeves, and an arm sleeve round his proper urgent arm in the course of the milestone.
In accordance with Strongman Company, Cambi’s Heavy Dumbbell World Document surpasses the earlier prime determine by 75 kilos. Cole Sales space held the previous mark of 95.3 kilograms (210 kilos) on the 2018 TX Document Breakers.
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To get in an ample place for his heavy dumbbell carry, Cambi carried out what’s generally known as a belt clear, briefly resting the dumbbell on his lifting belt earlier than driving it into overhead urgent place. The lifting method appeared to permit him to generate extra leg drive on the ultimate press as a result of it cut up the press into two segments. After ending at lockout, Cambi would then maintain his dumbbell overhead simply lengthy sufficient whereas ready for the official inexperienced mild — a down sign from the official.
Cambi’s unorthodox however authorized technique of cleansing the dumbbell from his belt drew the eye of fellow strongman Pa O’Dwyer. Within the feedback of the submit of Cambi’s file carry, the Irish athlete asks Cambi to make clear that he did certainly carry out a clear of his dumbbell from his belt. After receiving additional affirmation from Cambi, O’Dwyer made a joking reference to The Darkish Knight, writing, “Some individuals simply wish to watch the world burn, Grasp Wayne.”
Cambi’s second straight victory on the ASM U105 continues a profitable begin to his approximate six-year profession. In accordance with Strongman Archives, it’s the fourth victory of his profession. To this point, Cambi has solely did not make the rostrum on one event. Along with this Heavy Dumbbell World Document, the athlete additionally possesses the Block Press (141.5 kilograms/311.9 kilos) and Log Raise (187 kilograms/412.3 kilos) U105KG World Document figures. He achieved each on the 2021 Conflict on the Corral (CatC) contest.
Right here’s an summary of notable outcomes since Cambi started competing in strongman in March 2015:
Nicolas Cambi | Notable Strongman Outcomes
- 2015 Arnold Newbie Strongman World Championships U105 — Fourth place
- 2017 World’s Strongest Man (WSM) U105 — Second place
- 2021 Conflict on the Coast (CotC) — First place
- 2021 Strongman World Cup (SWC) U105 — Third place
- 2021-2022 ASM U105 — First place
- 2021 WSM U105 — First place
On the time of this writing, Cambi hasn’t alluded to his subsequent competitors. Most of his current social media posts have been from or related to the 2022 ASM U105 competitors. With one more World Document beneath his belt, Cambi might elect to take pleasure in his achievement for a short while. That’s, till it’s time to interrupt one other boundary.
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