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Juha Rasanen

Juha-Matti RäsänenJuha-Matti Räsänen History

Official Site:
http://www.juhamatti.com/eng/me/

born: 19.5.1974
height: 198 cm
weight: 135 kg
hometown: Kuopio, Finland

2006

2nd Finland's Championships
3rd Team-WC (with Tomi Lotta)
Guinness World Record 2 times: throwing of 60 kg man. Current record 5.40 m was made in Spain at July.

2005

1st World Strongest Team Olympics, Hungary (With Juha-Pekka Aitala)
3rd Scandinavian Championships

2004

2nd Finland's Championships 2004
6th World Cup Latvia
6th EC 2004
4th St-Martin Team
3rd Poland

Finnish Strongman Juha-Matti Rasanen 2003

1st Finland's Championships 2003
3rd Vantaa Challenge

2002

1st Finland's Championships 2002
2nd China GB 2002
6th WSM 2002
1st Team-WC 2002
3rd Vantaa Challenge 2002
5th Atlantic Giants 2002

2001

9th WSM 2001 (Zambia)
1st Karibian GP 2001
1st Team-WC 2001
1st WSM Team Olympics 2001
2nd Finland's Championships 2001

2000

American Hercules 2000 1.
Finnish Open 2000 3.
Finlands Strongest Men 1999 & 2000 3.
Finnish arm-wrestling 2000 1.
Team EC-Silver 2000 In Kokkola

1999

In 1999 The third strongest man in Finland and Finnish Champion in arm-wrestling

1998

In 1998 FC open series 12th.

1997

In 1997 under 100kg bronze, open series 25th.

1996

- My first race was 1996 february 21nd in Konnevesi. I came last..
- In 1996 under 100kg Finlands championships sixth.

1995

- I started strenght practicing in 1995.

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