If you are a fan of wrestling and The Wyatt Family, you’ll agree that Braun Strowman is one of the strongest men in the respected wrestling group. The strongman gained instant popularity shortly after making his debut in the ring as a member of the star-studded group.
He made his wrestling debut in WWE RAW as a member of the Wyatt family, on August 15, 2015 – two years after he signed with WWE. And ever since he found fame and success, he has continued to thrill crowds with his feats of muscularity in and around the wrestling ring.
Braun Strowman’s Biography (Age)
Braun Strowman’s original name is Adam Scherr. He was born on September 6, 1983, in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina. The giant wrestler who is of American nationality and white ethnicity has one sister whose identity is not publicly known.
He was raised together with his sister in his birthplace, he attended Bandys High School, in Catawba, North Carolina but failed to make it to college because of his poor grades. While at the high school, he was a member of his school’s football, wrestling, and track and field teams. He graduated from Bandys at age 17, adding over 100 pounds by the time he left high school.
Two years after his graduation, precisely in 2003, Scherr joined a community college, where he played semi-pro football for the Hickory Hornets for four years. In 2007, he attended the NFL Scouting Combine but didn’t turn professional as no team showed interest in him because he lacked a college experience.
Following a failed attempt to become a football player, Scherr switched his interest to strongman competitions. He began competing in strongman amateur competitions in the late 2000s. He took part in his first competition in 2009 and later turned pro in 2011.
Who is his Wife or Girlfriend?
Adam Scherr could possibly be single as there’s no report about his relationship status. In addition, there’s no information about his dating history, as he has never been linked to any girl in recent time, at the moment or in the past. It appears the wrestler wants to give his career his best before establishing an intimate relationship with the opposite gender.
His Height and Body Stats
Ever since the professional wrestling giant burst into the mainstream of success, he has continued to dominate the WWE with his impressive physical looks and strength, which many believe have been of great help to his career. Details of his body statistics are:
Real Height: 203 cm in centimeters or 2.03 in meters or 6 feet 8 inch in feet inches
Billed Height: 203 cm in centimeters or 2.03 in meters or 6 feet 8 inch in feet inches.
Weight: 170 kg in kilograms or 375 lbs in pounds
Body Measurements: Waist – 39 Inches, Chest – 53 Inches, Biceps – 22 inches
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Other Facts You Need to Know
1. Unlike most wrestlers, Strowman doesn’t smoke. However, he takes alcohol.
2. When he graduated from high school, his height and weight were 6 feet 5 inch and 315 pounds respectively.
3. While in high school, Braun Strowman used to attend night school to catch up with his classmates who were smarter than him at the time.
4. From 2009 to 2012, the wrestler was a strongman. He previously took part in several Strongman competitions before he switched over to WWE in 2013.
5. Strowman once worked as a security guard at a popular nightclub in North Carolina. He developed an interest in Strongman after a couple of strongmen met him at a bar and invited him to take part in the strength athletics.
6. The hunky wrestler has so many nicknames. Some of them are The Mountain of a Man, Abominable Strowman, The New Face of Destruction, The Monster Among Men and The Black Sheep.
7. His Zodiac sign is Virgo.
8. Strowman is a Christian.
9. Apart from wrestling, he also loves playing football.
10. Some of Braun’s signature moves include Clothesline, Backbreaker, Body avalanche, Chokeslam, Biel throw, Fallaway slam, Reverse chokeslam, Top rope diving splash, Powerbomb and Yokosuka cutter.
11. Strowman does not only have some experience in the ring alone but also behind the camera. He featured in the 2016 widely acclaimed movie – Three Count.
12. The wrestler’s fortune is valued at $1 million.
13. He is not gay.
14. Strowman’s father is Rick Scherr. He was a prominent slow-pitch softball player. He was inducted into the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) in 1994.