Barbara  Schlegel


NICKNAME: A Little Old School
HEIGHT: 5’7”
WEIGHT: 128 LBS.

Barbara  Schlegel

NICKNAME: A Little Old School

HEIGHT: 5’7”

WEIGHT: 128 LBS.

Age: 46
Lever: 181/2"
Hometown: Ridgeway (Niagara Falls) Ontario
Favorite Arm-wrestling Technique: "Comfortable with all techniques... I go with the flow."
Rivalries: "It's been to long to know... This is my third tournament back in ten years..."
Years competing in the sport: 25 years
Family: One son who's just dabbling in the sport.
Hobbies: Reading
Favorite Training: All table time and rope climbing
Employment: Organic Farming
Interesting fact of experience that helped shape life: "To be the best... Train with the best."
Unique fact: "Believe in yourself."
Motto: "Where there is someone good, there's always someone better!"
Biggest Arm-wrestling Accomplishment: "In the 90's I used to be pound for pound 'The Best in the World.' Presently...Still working on it!"
Favorite Arm-wrestling Memory: "Having a 'Match of the Day' with Joyce King in 2002."
Best Advice Received: "Take those memories of my past and keep them alive, then bring me the harvest from it!"
Biggest Obstacle Faced and Overcame: "I didn't have to many before... But now...Starting from scratch doing it all over again... Still in the works!"