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The 10 Most Impressive Feats of Strength

These men shatter records through sheer determination.

Barbell Deadlift

Think John Cena and Dwayne Johnson are the only men on this planet that can move mountains? Think again. 

Strength manifests itself in a number of ways, whether it be in strongman competitions, or on the athletic field. It's not just squats and deadlifts, but pulls, leaps and throws of insane magnitude that make us pause and take notice. 

Check out the 11 most impressive feats of strength performed by some of the most mighty men.

SEE also: The 10 Strongest Humans to Ever Walk This Earth >>>

10. J.J. Watt - Insane Box Jump (61 in)

Two-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt is an animal when it comes to football and training. The 6'5", 290-pound, Houston Texans defensive lineman shows his explosiveness in the record-setting box jump below. 

9. Steve Proto - Most Pull Ups With a 100-Pound Pack

Proto, who owns multiple Guinness World Records like the Heaviest Weighted Pullup, does it again with 14 consecutive pullups with a 100-pound pack. 

8. Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson - Log Lift 

There's a reason Björnsson is a force to be reckoned with on Game of Thrones. Watch below as the Icelandic brute churns out several cleans and presses with the log. 

Playing around this morning in the sun. Not the best lookout or balance but great cardio for me.. Missed the last reps.

Posted by Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson (Hafthor Julius Bjornsson) on Friday, May 8, 2015

7. Derek Poundstone - Truck Deadlift (18 reps) 

Poundstone has been a record-setting Strongman competitor for years. In the below video, the 33-year-old deadlifts a truck back in the 2009 America's Strongest Man competition, where he would be named the champion.

6. Maibam Itomba Meitei - Pinky-ups!?

Meitei perfected the pinky-up and launched himself into the Guinness record books with 16 consecutive. 

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