MIGHTY MIKE STRONGMAN BODY BUILDER
Mighty Mike began body-building and power-lifting at sixteen years of age back in 1994. Within a year, he was winning trophies at body building competitions.
As the only dwarf bodybuilder competing in America, Mighty Mike competed in 9 shows during 1997 from New York, New Jersey, Florida and Ottawa, Canada. He won 3 of these competitions in the under 143 pounds Bantam weight division (he weighed in at 101 pounds).
During 2000 in Phoenix, Arizona little person Mighty Mike lifted three times his own weight, winning first place in the competition’s under 180 pounds division. He bench pressed 305 pounds, did squats of 315 pounds and dead-lifts of 115 pounds.
Featured in a range of muscle magazines over the years, midget strongman Mighty Mike has always enjoyed keeping his fitness levels up by training at his home gym, complete with customized benches, weights, bikes, etc.
In 2003, Mighty Mike headed out to California’s Mojave Desert and competed in the first Man Vs Beast competition. As one of a team of 48 little people pulling a 747 aircraft, he raced an elephant doing likewise. His quality performance saw Mighty Mike invited back months later to compete in Man Vs Beast 2 at Los Alimatos Race Course in Orange County, CA; this time one of 4 little people competing in a dangerous relay race against a camel. Television network FOX has given the opportunity to make another event possible, so we wait with baited breath to see what’s next for these competitive midget racing daredevils!
Mighty Mike was invited to compete in the 2004 California’s Strongest ProAm competition. He trained with The Freak Factory for more than a year before competing in this national strongman competition with many of the world’s best. Weighing in at 105 pounds, midget Mighty Mike challenged himself in many events: The Tree Trunk where he lifted 115 pounds over his head, The Farmer’s Walk where he had to run 50 meters carrying 110 pounds in each hand, and The Tire Flip where he turned over a 200 pound tire 40 times across 50 meters in just over 2 minutes.
These days, Mighty Mike continues to train and is still able to bench press more than double his own weight. Years of body-building and weight training has given Mighty Mike a high degree of metal toughness and discipline, which serves him well for every challenge he faces in life.
Mighty Mike is in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego County,Ventura County, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Phoenix areas.
VIDEOS OF STRONGMAN MIGHTY MIKE
Mighty Mike at 2004 Strongman comp
Mighty Mike workout video – CA, 2000
Pulling a 747 in Man Vs Beast
STRONGMAN & BODY BUILDING PHOTOS OF MIGHTY MIKE
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