Brian Shaw Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Dec, 2019
Facts of Brian Shaw
Date of Birth: 1982 , February-26
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 8 Inch
Name Brian Shaw
Nick Name Gigantor
Father Jay Shaw
Mother Bonnie Lifter Shaw
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Fort Lupton, Colorado
Ethnicity White
Profession Strongman Competitor, Youtuber
Working For Youtube
Net Worth $1 million
Married Yes
Married to Keri Shaw
Children Two
Education Otero Junior College
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Brian Shaw is an American professional strongman competitor. He is famously known for winning the World's Strongest Man title of 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2016. Brian is the only man ever to win the Arnold Strongman Classic and the World's Strongest Man in the same year. He is also notable for his Youtube channel SAWSTRENGTH, which has more than 1.14 million subscribers, as of 2019. 

Attended Otero Junior College

Brian Shaw was born on February 26, 1982, in Fort Lupton, Colorado, the United States. He belongs to the white ethnicity and holds American nationality. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Shaw was born to Jay Shaw (father) and Bonnie Lifter Shaw (mother). His father's height is 6 feet 1 inch while his mother stands at 5 feet 11 inches.

Brian attended Fort Lupton High School where he briefly played a basketball. Later, he enrolled at Otero Junior College in La Junta, Colorado.

After graduating college, he went on to attend Black Hills State University where he was on a full basketball scholarship. He earned a degree in wellness management from the University.

Brian Shaw Won Four World's Strongest Man Title

Brian Shaw, 37, started his career professionally as a strongman by winning the Denver Strongest Man contest, in October 2005. In the following year, he went on to join the professional ranks too.

Brian Shaw training for Worl's Strongest Man Competition SOURCE:

Shaw's biggest triumph came when Shaw qualified for the finals at the World's Strongest Man in September 2010. He, however, did not win the title after his opponent Zydrunas Savickas defeated him by countback. 

In 2011, the strongman again participated in the World's Strongest Man competition and tied with two-time champion Savickas with the history being changed by Brian after beating Savickas to win the competition. 

Shaw also won the title of World's Strongest Man again in 2013, 2015 and 2016. 

Besides, Brian also has a considerable fan following on his YouTube Channel SHAWSTRENGTH with over 1.14 million subscribers, as of 2019. 

How Much Is Brian Shaw Net Worth?

Strongman competitor, Brian Shaw, 37, has accumulated a net worth of $1 million as of December 2019. He has made such a good amount of money from his career as a strongman and YouTube Channel too. 

His Youtube channel titled SHAWSTRENGTH has more than 1.14 million subscribers. It is also one of his major sources of income. As per the social blade, he makes $2.1k to $33.5k per month, i.e $25.1k to $402k per annum.

Happily Married To Keri Jenkins

The 6 feet 8 inch-tall, Brian Shaw tied the knot with his long-time partner Keri Jenkins on July 4, 2015. The couple organized their wedding ceremony at the Estes Park Resort, Colorado, United States. His wife is an algebra teacher and owner of Fit Mommy Academy.

Brian and Keri with their two children SOURCE: Marriedceleb

In 2014, the lovebirds first met with each other at Keri's gym event. After some time, the couple started dating. Brian popped the question to his then-girlfriend Keri in her hometown Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

They welcomed their first child, a son, Braxton Shaw on June 15, 2016. Their second child, a son named Kellen James Shaw was born on May 3, 2018. The couple is living a blissful married life in Brighton, Colorado with their two kids.


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