Heidi Andersson, SWE – Arm Wrestler


Heidi Andersson (born 27 February 1981, in the locality of Ensamheten (English: “Solitude”), Storuman, Sweden) is a Swedish armwrestler. She has won the World Championships in armwrestling eleven times. She is married to Swedish biathlete Björn Ferry, with which she has a son, Dante Andersson Ferry, born 19 july 2011

Championships won

  • World Championship 1999, Tokyo, Japan, 60 kg
  • World Championship 2000, Rovaniemi, Finland, 60 kg
  • World Championship 2002, Springfield, Illinois, USA, 60 kg
  • World Championship 2003, Ottawa, Canada, 65 kg
  • World Championship 2004, Durban, South Africa, 65 kg
  • World Championship 2008, Kelowna, Canada, 60 kg
  • World Championship 2009, Rosolina Di Mare, Italy, 65 kg
  • World Championship 2010, Mesquite, Nevada, USA, 70 kg
  • World Championship 2011, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 70 kg
  • World Championship 2014, Vilnius, Lithuania, 65 kg left arm
  • World Championship 2014, Vilnius, Lithuania, 65 kg right arm
  • European Championship 1999, Rochefort, Belgium, 55 kg
  • European Championship 2008, Sarpsborg, Norway, 60 kg
  • European Championship 2014, Baku, Azerbaijan, 65 kg

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