Hundreds of fans witnessed Game of Thrones star Hafthor Bjornsson compete in the first qualifying round of the 2019 World Strongest Man competition on Thursday, where he will be defending his title in the Florida town of Bradenton.
Hafthor, the Icelandic reigning World Strongest Man who jumped to international fame after playing Gregor 'The Mountain' Clegane on the HBO show drew a huge crowd of... Еще fans, spotted with t-shirts and hats spelling 'THOR', his nickname in the strongman world.
The first qualifying day was made of two events: Monster Truck Pull and Giants Medley. A total of 25 men from 14 countries are competing in Bradenton for the title of the World's Strongest Man. The competition will be happening until Sunday, when the finals will take place and the 2019 World Strongest Man will be named.