Adam Scherr is a 36-year-old professional wrestler and strongman from Scherrills Ford, North Carolina. Scherr is currently signed to WWE and is known as Braun Strowman.
In college, he played semi-professional football for four years and in the late 2000s, he pursued amateur strongman competitions.
In 2011, Scherr earned his Strongman Corporation (ASC) Professional Card after winning the NAS Amateur National Championships. He won the Arnold Amateur Strongman Championships in March 2012.
In early 2013, he signed a contract with WWE and made his professional debut in 2014 at an NXT live event where he defeated Chad Gable.On August 24 2015, Strowman made his main roster debut on the RAW brand.
He is the current WWE Universal Champion and has held numerous titles including the Intercontinental Championship, Tag Team Championship, the Greatest Royal Rumble Championship and was the winner of the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal in 2019.
He currently wrestles on WWE SmackDown.
Born: September 6, 1983 in Scherrills Ford, North Carolina
Height: 6′ ft 8″ in (203 cm)
Weight: 385 lb (175 kg)
Ring Name(s): Braun Strowman
Current Roster: WWE SmackDown
Finisher(s): Running powerslam
Career Championships and Accomplishments
- Strength athletics
- Arnold Amateur Strongman Championships Winner (2012)
- Monster of the Midland Winner (2010)
- NAS US Amateur National Championships Winner (2011)
- Summerfest Strongman Winner (2011)
- West Cary Fall Festival of Power Winner (2011)
- World Wrestling Entertainment
- WWE Universal Championship (1 time, current)
- WWE Intercontinental Championship (1 time)
- WWE Raw Tag Team Championship (2 times)
- WWE Greatest Royal Rumble Championship (2018)
- Money in the Bank (Men’s 2018)
- André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal (2019)