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Brian Shaw

Brian Shaw

Brian Shaw is an American professional strongman competitor. He was honored and awarded the World’s Strongest Man competition years 20112013-2015 and 2016. Brian Shaw the first man to have won the Arnold Strongman Classic and the World’s Strongest Man contest in the same calendar year. He is recognized as a YouTube star and world records holder in the 825-pound squat and the 880-pound deadlift.

Brian Shaw was born on February 26, 1982, in Fort Lupton, Colorado, the United States. His birth sign is Pisces. His father’s name is Jay Shaw and his mother Bonnie Shaw. His younger siblings, Kevin and Julie. He belongs to American nationality and holds white ethnical background. His religion is Christianity.

He attended Fort Lupton High School and learned to play basketball. Then, he joined Otero Junior College completing his college education. He joined Black Hills State University and studied on a full basketball scholarship. Eventually, he completed a degree in wellness management.


Brian started his career as a strongman after he entered the Denver Strongest Man Contest in October 2005.  In 2009, he also entered Fortissimus. He was the only contestant to lift six Atlas stones weighing from 300–425 lb and finished in third place and qualified for the finals at the 2010 World’s Strongest Man. Furthermore, he won the “Inaugural Jon Pall Sigmarsson Classic” on November 21, 2010.

Caption: Brian Shaw and his competitors in Worlds Strongest Man Event. Photo: Pinterest

Additionally, he won the World’s Strongest Man competitions in 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2016 respectively. In 2018, he competed in Arnold Strongman Classic in March 2018. More recently, in October 2018, he competed in the World’s Ultimate Strongman competition. 

What is the Net Worth and Salary of Brian Shaw?

Brian Shaw has accumulated a huge amount of net worth from his career. Furthermore, Shaw created his YouTube channel “Shawstrength and started uploading fitness tips and ideas for aspiring fitness experts. His channel has 423K subscribers+ and 14 million+ video views as of October 2018.

According to some reliable sources, YouTubers earn $2-$5 per 1000 monetized views and they receive 40-60% monetized views from total views. He also makes a good amount of money from YouTube.  Similarly, he earns between $1,804.5 – $3,007.5 per post on his Instagram post. According to some online sources, his estimated net worth is over $1 Million.

Who is Brian Shaw Wife?

Brian Shaw married his longtime girlfriend Keri Jenkins. This couple dated for several years before their marriage. They finally wedded in 2015. Additionally, the couple is blessed with two children; Braxton (born on 15 June 2016) and Kellen.

Similarly, his wife Jenkins is also a fitness expert. She also runs her Fitness Academy, Fit Mommy Academy. Besides, there are no details regarding his past affair and relationships with any other girl. To date, he has not been the part of any rumors and controversies about him. His sexual orientation is has a straight.

Brian Shaw’s Body Measurement

Looking at his body statistics, Brian has a towering height and a perfect body for a professional strongman competitor. He covers a strong body structure. Brian stands the height of 6′ feet 8″ inches and weighs 192 Kg as of now. Furthermore, he is the 4-time world strongest man and his chest measures 152.4 cm (60 inches) and biceps of 58.4 cm (23 inches) respectively. His eyes color is black and hair is bald.

Facts of Brian Shaw

Full NameBrian Shaw
Net Worth$1 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 26, 1982
Age38 years 3 months
Place Of BirthFort Lupton, Colorado, the United States
Height6′ feet 8″ inches
Weight192 Kg
ProfessionWorld  Strongman competitor
EducationUniversity of California, Santa Barbara, Saint Mary's College of California, Bishop O'Dowd High School
PartnerKeri Jenkins
ChildrenBraxton, Kellen
ParentsJay Shaw, Bonnie Shaw
SiblingsKevin and Julie
InstagramBrian Shaw Instagram

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