Strongman Jean-Francois Caron Wins in Sherbrooke

by Randall J. Strossen, Ph.D. | ©2014 IronMind


The 2013 season of the Strongman Canada League opened at Sherbrooke, Quebec—featuring the biggest names in Canadian strongman in a show that was filmed for TV by Canal D.

Jean-Francois Caron on his way to victory at the inaugural competition in Strongman Canada League’s 2013 season.  IronMind® | Photo courtesy of Jean-Francois Caron.
Jean-Francois Caron on his way to victory at the inaugural competition in Strongman Canada League’s 2013 season.  IronMind® | Photo courtesy of Jean-Francois Caron.


Featuring a match up between Jean-Francois Caron, Christian Savoie and Louis-Philippe Jean, this was an 8-event contest held over two days.

Contest highlights included a new Canadian record  of 340 lb. for 16 reps on the Viking Press by Jacki Ouellet.

Official Results

1. Jean-Francois Caron 71.0
2. Christian Savoie 65.0
3. Louis-Philippe Jean 58.0
4. Jacki Ouellet 56.0
5. Scott Cummine 43.0
6. Maxime Boudreault 42.5
7. Mike Saunders 40.0
8. Paul Vaillancourt 29.0
9. Luke Skaarup 21.5
10. Maxim Lemir 12.0


Strongman Canada League continues in Warwick, Quebec on July 7-8th, although Jean-Francois Caron told IronMind, “I will be not here because  SCL China is on the same date.”

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