Jeff Dabe


NICKNAME: Popeye or Anaconda
HEIGHT: 5’9”
WEIGHT: 250 LBS.

Jeff Dabe

NICKNAME: Popeye or Anaconda

HEIGHT: 5’9”

WEIGHT: 250 LBS.

LEVER LENGTH (ELBOW TO FINGERTIP): 21”

HOMETOWN: Stacy, Minnesota

FAVORITE ARM-WRESTLING TECHNIQUE: Hook

RIVALRIES: Chop Bertrand and Robert Topie

YEARS COMPETING IN THE SPORT: Dabe started in the 1980s. 3 years currently.

FAMILY: Married to Gina with 3 grown kids.

WAL TITLES: WAL 2014 Finalist; WAL 2015 Northern Region: 3rd Place Left-hand; WAL 2015 Championships Finalist

EMPLOYMENT: Heavy Equipment Operator

HOBBIES: Dabe enjoys working on his koi fish pond, farming, and working with mini horses. He is a member of the Minnesota Water Garden Society.

FAVORITE TRAINING TECHNIQUE: Farm chores, working out with a fitness band while watching TV, hard labor at work, and shoveling.

INTERESTING FACT OR EXPERIENCE THAT HELPED SHAPE LIFE: Dabe doesn’t really have a technique and he doesn’t work out. He pulls with raw power and heart. According to his wife Gina, “As long as I keep screaming, he keeps pulling”

UNIQUE FACT: Dabe and his wife Gina have lived in Stacy, Minnesota for over 16 years, raising kinds and farm animals on 10 acres.

MOTTO: Dabe’s wife and stepson Cameron always say “WWJD” for “What Would Jeff Do?”