This was a nice weekend for Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson at this year's Arnold Sport Festival 2019. For the second year in a row, he won the Arnold Strongman Classic Crown. Björnsson has been in the Arnold Strongman Classic for nine years. He worked his way up and finished fifth in 2016, then second in 2017 before claiming the title in 2018.
In front of the lift, which consolidated its strongman status for the second year in a row, Björnsson set off for Arnold this year, even for a moment with Miles Taylor. "Two Masters, Congratulations," read Arnold Sports Instagram. 24-year-old Taylor, who has cerebral palsy, had his own special night when he jumped 1
View this post on Instagram #repost @schwarzenegger · · · Two Champions. Congratulations @thorbjornsson on her second Arnold Strongman victory in a row! And thank you @smiles_taylor for helping us to celebrate with your never-ending joy.
Björnsson warms up by carrying huge stones and shows his mountainous strength in the Arnold Stone Shoulder Event. 
View this post on Instagram Just @thorbjornsson Makes Mountain Things on #ArnoldClassic
The highlight of Arnold Fest was, of course, when Hafþór broke his own record from last year with a deadlift of £ 1,044.9, using the Rogue Elephant Bar. Thor raised 1,041 pounds last year, topping that last February by 1042 pounds. 
View this post on Instagram Pretty casual new WR Elephant Bar Deadlift 474kg Very happy with Day 1 here at The Arnold Strongman Classic, though 501 has to wait another day. I am looking forward to the second day. Thanks to all support people, thanks! @roguefitness @nuunhydration @sbdapparel @legionath @stanefferding @theverticaldiet @australianstrengthcoach @stefansolvi @andrireyr @ kelc33 @dianahrund @bjornthorr @ragnheidurmj @valthecoach  a post shared by Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson (@thorbjornsson) on 1 March 2019 at 3: 30pm PST
They do not call him The Mountain for nothing. We think that listening to Adele's lifting really pays Thor off. In the end, Thor did it again: "And still the king, Arnold Strongman Classic Champion." 
View this post on Instagram And still the king. Back to back Arnold Strongman Classic Master @thorbjornsson. @roguefitness # ASF2019No