1990 World's Strongest Man

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1990 World's Strongest Man
Host city Finland Joensuu, Finland
Winner Iceland Jón Páll Sigmarsson
Nations participating 8 (final)
Athletes participating 8 (final)

The 1990 World's Strongest Man was the 13th edition of World's Strongest Man and was won by Jón Páll Sigmarsson from Iceland. It was his fourth title after finishing third the previous year, and his last as he did not compete in any future event before his 1993 death. O.D. Wilson from the United States finished second, and Ilkka Nummisto from Finland finished third after finishing sixth the previous year. The contest was held in Joensuu, Finland.[1]

Final results[edit]

#[1] Name[1] Nationality[1] Pts[1]
1 Jón Páll Sigmarsson Iceland Iceland 48.5
2 O.D. Wilson United States United States 48
3 Ilkka Nummisto Finland Finland 39
4 Henning Thorsen Denmark Denmark 34
5 Adrian Smith United Kingdom United Kingdom 33.5
6 László Fekete Hungary Hungary 31
7 Tjalling van den Bosch Netherlands Netherlands 28.5
8 Aap Uspenski Estonia Estonian SSR 25.5


  1. ^ a b c d e "theworldsstrongestman.com". Archived from the original on 4 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-14.

External links[edit]

Many interviews with Worlds Strongest Man competitors and past winners - www.vikingstrength.com