top of page

Acerca de



Mitchell Hooper (aka the Moose) exploded onto the Strongman scene in 2021 after deadlifting 475kg at under 140kg body weight. 

Mitchell has only been doing strength sports for three years and recently made his professional debut, representing Canada at the 2022 World’s Strongest Man competition. Mitchell won his qualifying heat against seasoned competitors and made the final where he finished 8th in the world as a rookie.


In his Rookie year as a Professional Strongman Mitchell competed in 6 professional competitions and had a podium finish in each of them:

  • Giant's Live Strongman Classic - 2nd

  • Giant's Live World Open - 2nd

  • Shaw Classic - 3rd

  • UK Arnold - 1st

  • Giant's Live World Final - 1st

  • Rogue invitational - 3rd 


Mitchell is focused on longevity in the sport and places an emphasis on health drawing on his varied sporting background including marathon running, bodybuilding, NFL, golf and swimming.


Outside of Strongman, Mitchell runs an Exercise Physiology Clinic in Barrie, Ontario where he hopes to use exercise to improve the quality of life of the general population.  If you are looking for help with training adn exercise or rehabbing from injury you can find out more here


Mitchell is also focused on growing his Strength Coaching business – Team Moose which provides sport strength specific coaching and programming to athletes interested in powerlifting and strongman. If you are looking for coaching you can find out more here

Mitchell is focused on creating a positive legacy and lives by the motto “Good Enough, Every Day.”


evolution athletics logo.png

Mitchell is sponsored by Evolution Athletics who provide the highest quality supportive equipment available. Evolution Athletics was developed by Brian Shaw, 4-times World’s Strongest Man.  

You don’t have to be great to start, but you do have to start to be great.

athletic kulture logo.webp

Mitchell is supported by Athletic Kulture, Barrie which is one of the best equipped gyms in Canada. If you are in the area and are looking for somewhere to train be sure to check it out.  

Get in Contact 

Thanks for submitting!
bottom of page