Featured Athlete Chad Oakland

Featured Athlete Chad Oakland

June 04, 2018

Name: Chad Oakland

Nicknames: The Viking

Social Media Names: Cantstoptheviking@instagram

DOB: 4/9/1983

Birth Place & Current Residence: Philadelphia, PA Brunswick, NY

Profession: Truck Driver

Athletic Background, Accomplishments & Federations you compete in: USAPL Powerlifter (back when the federation wasn't stupid), USS and NAS strongman competitor, Icelands Strongest Man Competitor 2015.

Weight Class, Off-Season & In Season Weight: both on and off season (always on that perma-bulk).

Training Style & Coach: Westside barbell training style, No coaches/No masters

Favorite Body Part or Lift to Train: Any deadlift variation (snatch, car, wagon wheel, all of it).

Future Fitness Goals: Pro Strongman, Worlds Strongest Man competitor.

Training Gyms: ABC Sports & Fitness

Hobbies: Beer, Guns, Merica

Current Diet & Supplement Plan: Beef, Chicken, Rice, Beer, fresh veggies and fruit. I plead the fifth on supplements on the grounds it may incriminate me.

Favorite Clean Foods: Charcoal Grilled NY Strip steak.

Favorite Cheat Foods: Rochester Garbage Plate.

Favorite Music Artists: Knocked Loose, Stick to Your Guns, Clutch, Hoods, Black Sabbath, and Lamb of God to name a few.

Favorite Movies & Shows: Forged in Fire and Thor: Ragnarok.

Special Shout-Outs: Special Shoutout to the big man upstairs Odin through him all things are possible. My beautiful and strong wife Sarah Oakland who is my rock.