5 things you must know about Braun Strowman

Braun Strowman
Braun Strowman

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Braun Strowman was one of the strongest wrestlers on the roster during his time in WWE. He was extremely agile for a man his size. The Monster Among Men signed with WWE back in 2013. He was released on June 2, 2021. On February 17, 2022, Scherr along with fellow professional wrestler EC3 announced the formation of their own wrestling promotion – Control Your Narrative (CYN).

In this article, we will take a look at 5 things you must know about Adam Scherr AKA Braun Strowman.

5. Braun Strowman loves nature and animals

The big man might be one of the fiercest competitors while in the ring but he is caring from the inside. Braun’s love for nature and animals is well known.

There have been a number of instances where he has saved stray dogs from the vicinity of hunters and released them into safer territory.

4. Braun “Strongman”

Braun Strowman didn’t have a wrestling background. In fact, he didn’t even wrestle before coming to WWE. From 2009 to 2012 he took the world by storm as far as strongman competitions were concerned.

He won many competitions and one among them was the Arnold Amateur World Championship. Other championships that he won were the Central GA Strongest Man, Europa Battle of Champions, Monster of the Midland, NAS US Amateur National Championship, Summerfest Strongman, and the West Cary Fall Festival of Power.

3. Braun Strowman played football semi-professionally

Braun spent four years of his life playing football semi-professionally for the Hickory Hornets. During that time, he used to work simultaneously as a doorman and mechanic to supplement his income. Braun also takes a keen interest in a wide range of sports.

The 38-year-old attended the NFL Scouting Combine in 2007, but he didn’t turn professional. This was before he ventured into strongman competitions.

2. Braun Strowman is dating a current NXT Superstar

Braun Strowman is dating Victoria Gonzalez, who is currently wrestling on WWE’s developmental brand NXT. Victoria also appeared on last week’s edition of SmackDown and said how she was better than the other women on the roster. Therefore, there is a possibility that she has made her way to the main roster. Last week, she also changed her ring name from Raquel Gonzalez to Raquel Rodriguez.

The couple was seen recently together at Alexa Bliss’ wedding last week. The former Universal Champion showered his affection towards his ladylove on quite a few occasions in the recent past.

1. Strowman acted in a film before joining WWE

Usually, WWE superstars venture into acting after joining the company. Strowman, however, had acted in a film before signing on the dotted lines for WWE.

The name of the film is Three Count and is 50 minutes long. The video given above is just a teaser where Braun can be seen wearing a sleeveless t-shirt as he fights off a trespasser.

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