Georgia’s Strongest Man has ties to Albany

Posted July 25, 2012 at 2:10 pm


On June 9, 2012, Wesley Claborn won the title of Georgia’s Strongest Man. He is the youngest man to ever win the event. Since turning 20 in March, the 300 lb. Claborn has won Men’s Heavyweight competitions in three states–Kentucky, Georgia and Tennessee. Pictured are Wesley Claborn and his grandfather, Bobby Atwell of Albany, after winning the Beast of the Bluegrass in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky.