Jacob  Abbott


HEIGHT: 6’1”
WEIGHT: 220 LBS.

Jacob  Abbott

HEIGHT: 6’1”

WEIGHT: 220 LBS.

LEVER LENGTH (ELBOW TO FINGERTIP): 20”
HOMETOWN: Snohomish, Washington
FAVORITE ARM-WRESTLING TECHNIQUE: Hook
RIVALRIES: Selearis
YEARS COMPETING IN THE SPORT: 23 years  
FAMILY: Abbott is married with kids. 
WAL TITLES: WAL 2015 Western Regional Finalist
HOBBIES: Arm-wrestling
FAVORITE TRAINING TECHNIQUE: Curls 
INTERESTING FACT OR EXPERIENCE THAT HELPED SHAPE LIFE: “In my first pro tournament, I almost beat John Brzenk (left hand) and got to his brother Bill (right hand).” 
MOTTO: “Train. Don’t complain.”  
FAVORITE ARM-WRESTLING MEMORY: Abbott remembers being in the same class as Bill Brzenk in his first pro tournament. Brzenk coached Abbott to beat their competitors.
BIGGEST ARM-WRESTLING ACCOMPLISHMENT: “5 nationals in a row and 3 left nationals in a row.”
BEST ADVICE RECEIVED: “Pull where your opponent is not.”
BIGGEST OBSTACLE FACED AND OVERCAME: A dog bit Abbott on his right forearm. He had to train hard to recover.