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    Zwart Wit (Black White)

    Episode 35: Wout Zijlstra

    First aired: Tuesday, 28 April 2015 at 17.00 hours

    By Wout Zijlstra concerns about strength, muscle power. He is considered one of the strongest people from Europe and his trophy cabinet is packed with the accomplishments he has achieved.

    He has established a world record Timber Walk in Hungary by a weight of 175 kg in each hand 39 yards to walk far. But he also won first prizes in Brazil, Scotland, Ireland and holds the world record weight throw-up, 25 kg of 5.70 meters.

    Despite its enormous power Zijlstra is gentleness itself. As a butcher's assistant, he comes from a family butcher where both grandfathers were also butcher, he could lose all his enormous strength. His is also the winged expression that he "a cow can lift off the ground," although in carcass weight. Meanwhile he throws no cows through the air, but immense trunks in Scotland. Every year he visits the Highland Games in Scotland. Meanwhile Zijlstra has become his own brand and let the arts of his immense body like to see at parties.


    About this program:

    A good conversation in Zwart Wit. Interesting, controversial and fascinating.

    Jan van Friesland has a long TV career and therefore extensive experience in the world of television. His career began for him in 1981 with Koos Postema. In the past 30 years he worked among others on programs such as Klasgenoten, Jongbloed en Joosten, Sonja, Achter het Nieuws, Buitenhof, Van Dis and NOS Journaal.

    All the guests of the program Zwart Wit have their own story. A story has always two sides. In Zwart Wit these different sides are going to be discussed.