did you start armwrestling?
|March 2, 1992
tournament in Omaha, NE, run by Mary McConnaughey
did you place?
weight classes do you typically pull?
out pulling 121, and have been pulling 132 since 1996, I think
titles have you won, at any level?
- 43 National Titles (latest in 2010!)
- 4 World Titles (the latest in September 2009!)
- 5 Arnold Classic Titles (the latest in March 2009!)
goals do you have for yourself in armwrestling?
- To compete, and win another World
Title, since it's been about 9 years since I've competed at a World
tournament (prior to Sept 2009!)
do you do for a living?
administrator at the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration
hobbies do you enjoy?
out, bike riding, and of course, armwrestling!
kids, seven grandchildren (+ one on the way as of June 2010!)
Paul and Joette Peterson
do you train for armwrestling?
focus my training
on exercises that will target my forearms and hand/wrist muscles. I
feel that if you can dominate the opponent's hand before the go, the
match is already over before it begins!