Heaviest Tree Trunk Lifted

Mexico Manuel herlo


San Luis Potosi, Mexico / February 4, 2013

Manuel H. lifted a tree trunk weighing 320 kilograms (704 pounds).

WARNING: Weight lifting can be extremely dangerous. Please do not attempt this record unless you are above the age of 18 and trained as a professional weight lifter. We will not accept submissions from minors.

- must lift tree trunk with bare hands
- may use both hands
- trunk must remain lifted for at least five seconds
- no assistance permitted during the attempt
- must provide video evidence


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  • Canada Dan Rollman

    Dan Rollman

    Impressive video. Miguel, how did you measure the weight of the trunk? Do you have videos or photos that display it?

    • Mexico Manuel herlo

      Manuel herlo

      no but I can get them for you Dan .when I got the tree from across the street after a storm when it fell down I never thought I would be able to lift it,my best deadlift is 729 lbs and this felt pretty much like it,it was quite hard ,although it didn't look like it.

    • Mexico Manuel herlo

      Manuel herlo

      I'll see a way to get that for you ,thank you !

    • Canada Dan Rollman

      Dan Rollman


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