The powerlifting champion from the Russian Far East used a shoulder harness and a special ladder attached to the ground for traction during the stunt. Savkin dedicated his incredible achievement to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Superhuman Strength! Russian Man Sets World Record by Pulling 4,200 Ton Boat
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Russian strongman Ivan Savkin has set a new world record: the powerlifter pulled a huge boat weighing more than 4,200 tons for a distance of 2.5 meters.