Advertentie Highlander World Championships by Randall J. Strossen, Ph.D. | ©2007 IronMind Douglas Edmunds has released what he describes as the “athlete pool” for the Highlander World Championships, noting, however, that this “list is not yet final.” An Englishman in Scot’s clothing: Scott Rider, already a Commonwealth Games shot putter and Olympic Games bobsledder, had the audacity - not to mention the talent - to win the Royal Braemar Highland Gathering Heavyweight title last year. Randall J. Strossen photo. “Gregor Edmunds (Scotland) - Current World Highland Games Champion Ryan Vierra (USA) - 5 time World Highland Games Champion Sebastian Wenta (Poland) - Current Highlander Champion, runner-up World Strongest Man Kyrllo Chuprinin (Ukraine) - Current national discus champion and Olympian Scott Rider (England) - Winner national shot put championship. current Braemar Champion and Olympian Wout Zilystra (Holland) - World record holder in weight for height Gunner Pfingsten (Germany) - Runner-up European shot put Championship Stefan Solvi Petursson (Iceland) - Iceland's Strongest Man Mike Zoklywiecz (USA) - 3 time all American discus Champion Carl Myerscough (England) - British record holder in shot put Geoff Dollan (Canada) - Canada's Strongest Man Dave Barron (USA) - Runner-up World Highland Games Championship Larry Brock (USA) - Current US Highland Games Champion Terry Hollands (England) - Britain's Strongest Man Craig Sinclair (Scotland) - Scottish Junior Champion Garret Johnston (USA) - All American shot and discus Champion Mikhail Koklyaev (Russia) - 6 time Russian weightlifting Champion and record holder. Runner-up World Strongman Championship Saemunder Saemundsson (Iceland) - Icelandic Highland games record holder“ All names, credentials and other details are as presented by Douglas Edmunds, unedited, and IronMind apologizes for any errors.