Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, who rose to prominence playing Ser Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane on Game of Thrones, has become the World’s Strongest Man.
The 29-year-old actor was given the top honor when he nabbed fist place at the annual World’s Strongest Man competition over the weekend.
The actor competed in a variety of tests of strength over the two-day challenge, including taking second place for pulling a bus. Despite thae obvious setback, he went on to claim the title of World’s Strongest Man.
The 29-year-old took to Instagram to announce the news, thanking his fans, friends, and family for their support.