Experience Iceland in a unique way!
Next date: 30th ofJuly - 2nd of August !!
(due to changing times we leave Early morning on Monday the 2nd)
THE FIRST TRIP
Led by former World’s Strongest Man competitor and master trainer Jon Valgeir Williams, participants get to train with some of the world’s best power-lifters and strongmen. With training sessions and seminars with these awe-inspiring athletes at the world famous Jakabòl and Thor’s Power Gym, the majority of previous attendees smash many personal bests. But it's not all brawn and sweat... this is a super tour of one of the world's most awe-inspiring countries. Here's what you can expect...
The second Trip
The third Trip
The Fourth trip
1. Go straight to Thors Power the gym by The Mountain himself one time Worlds Strongest Man. Where we will learn how to lift like Vikings.
2.Dinner and experience at the amazing Viking Hotel in Hafnarfjordur.
1.Early wake up call and breakfast.
2. Drive to Dritvik the black lava pearl beach.Where we will test our strength on the legendary stones of strength to see
how we will coach you in the Strength trip it self. Amlodi 23kg ,Halfdraettingur 54kg ,Halfsterkur 100kg and Fullsterkur 154kg.
3. Travel to the Husafells stone for the ultimate test of strength. Carry it around the pen like the farmers daughter did.
4. Night out experience.
Saturday and Sunday 1st - 2nd
1.Wake up call and breakfast.
2.. Go straight to Jakabol the gym by Magnus Ver Magusson four times Worlds Strongest Man.
3. Lunch at a traditional Sub Sandwich Hlollabatar.
4. Then we travel to the Blue Lagoon for a relaxing soak in the mineral rich water.
5. Grab a bite to eat
6. Pay our respects at Jòn Pàll Sigmarssons Grave!
7. Sleep and early wake up call to fly home on the 3rd from Keflavik Airport.
JOn v Williams
Strongman and Strength Trips founder
An Icelandic viking living in UK, Jon started his career as a basketball player before becoming a strongman. An experienced athlete, and master trainer at Virgin Active Riverside in London, Jon's clients include the Norwegian Army. Jon will be your host and coach during the trip to Iceland.
Stefan S0lvi Petursson
Stefan has competed multiple times in the World's Strongest Man competition and was only 20 when he won Iceland's Strongest Viking. Despite being so young, his amazing energy and drive have allowed him to become a great strongman winning respect on the international stage.
A competitor in IPF powerlifting and strongman contests, Audunn has great numbers in the three powerlifting disciplines (squat, bench and deadlift), including a massive 300kg bench press. He's a compeitior who knows what he's talking about and is happy to share what he's learned.
Magnus Ver Magnusson
Four Times World Strongest Man
Starting his career as a powerlifter, Magnus got invited to participate in the World's Strongest Man competition when Jon Pall Sigmarsson was injured and took home the trophy! He's since won the competition four times. He was Jon Valgeir's training partner for many years.
Quad bike tour guide and strongman
Unnar's quad biking company Óbyggdarferdir has been a great success thanks to his unique way of escort people into the heart of Iceland's spectacular highlands. His tours include visits to the the glacier/volcano Eyjafjallajokull and its surroundings. It really is the only way to see the country's wild beauty.
Highland Game Champion
Heidar has won the Highland Games a phenomenal seven times.
He has also participated in powerlifting and strongman competitions with successful results. Descended for a viking king,
this athlete is a great character and
all around nice guy.
Strong clients so far
Valgeir's Strength trip Payments
Flights and meals are not included !
Male first names
Take the first letter of your first name...
A: Aeldiet – One who is of fire
B: Baldr – Bold or brave
C: Clotuali – A cold one
D: Delling – One with a shining personality
E: Eirik – a ruler who is strong and brave
F: Floki – A heroic Viking
G: Gartheride – The owner of a place
H: Hrolf - Wolf
I: Ingemur – A famous son
J: Ólafur – ancestor’s relic
K: Arnbjörg – Eagle rescue
L: Leifur - heir
M: Magnar – A mightly leader of the army
N: Njáll – an old Iclenadic chieftan
O: Oden – the dearest human being
P: Pollered – a short haired man
Q: Frey - lord and master
R: Roar – a fighter of heaven
S: Steinbjorn – rock bear
T: Torhild – a thunder god
U: Uigbiorn – war bear
V: Vegard – protection
W: Viggó - Lightning
X: Kolur - Black
Y: Ívar – Bow Warrior
Z: Sören - Stern
Female first names
Take the first letter of your first name...
A: Ásfriður – Divine beauty
B: Brynhildur – armoured warrior woman
C: Gudrun – secret knowledge
D: Dagbjört - daylight
E: Eydis – goddess of good fortune
F: Fríða - peace
G: Gunndís – battle maiden
H: Helga - dedicated to the gods
I: Ingibjörg –protection or castle
J: Járnfríður – iron peace
K: Ketilfríður – cauldron beautoful
L: Lilija - pure
M: Matthildur – mighty in battle
N: Náð – grace/mercy
O: Osk – longing or desire
P: Petrún – from peter meaning stone or rock
Q: Salka - princess
R: Ragnbjörg – wise protector
S: Svanhildur – swan bottle
T: Thordis - woman of thor
U: Urður – fate or that which happened
V: Valgerður - ruler
W: Valdis – goddess of the dead
X: Snædís – snow goddess
Y: Ylfa – female wolf
Z: Saga – the seeing one
...Now find your surname
A: Axe spine
C: Skull Splitter
F: The fair
G: Fear lord
H: The stout
I: Iron heart
K: Killer fist
L: Lone dog
M: The wise
N: Night wolf
O: Battle bear
P: Strong lung
Q: Sun child
R: The red
S: Stone born
T: Thunder king
U: The dreaded
W: Wave warrior
X: Steel tooth
Y: The bellower
Z: Serpent tongue