Vegetarian strongman Patrik Baboumian recently took the crown at Germany's Strongest Man 2011 competition, showcasing the power of a healthy, plant-based diet. Baboumian, already considered one of the strongest men alive, has held the log lift world record since 2009 and in 2010 he set a new German heavyweight log lifting record of 397 pounds.
Featured in the upcoming documentary Tour de Force, Baboumian credits vegetarianism for his enormous success, stating on his blog that "being vegetarian makes you a better athlete!"
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Vegetarian Crowned Germany's Strongest Man
by - Aug 12, 2011