The Strongest Family In The World Nick Best Family With Wife Callie Marunde-Best

By Alisha Dotel | 1 June 2023 10:37 AM

Nick Best matching the dress code with his partner on 19 September 2020
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Callie Marunde-Best age is now 40 and is fifteen years younger than her husband. Nick Best Family is the strongest family in the world.

Nick is a world-champion powerlifter and an American professional strongman competitor. Meanwhile, we have also covered the article of Maresa Quinn who is a former powerlifter.

Previously competing in strongman, he won The USAPL National Powerlifting Championships in the 125 kg class in 1966 and 1997. Additionally, he won the WDFPF World Powerlifting Championships in 1996.

As a Strongman, he has gathered different titles throughout his career. Due to his long-lasting presence in the sport, he has gained the name grandfather of Strongman.

With talent and dedication, he saw a career-best victory when he won the All-American Strongman Challenge. Plus, the general public recognized him by appearing on the show "The Strongest Men in History."

Nick and Callie met each other in November 2008 during a strongman competition. Their union started with friendship and, with the flow of time, it changed into a glorious love story, which they took some time to make public.

They got married in March 2010, marking the start of their marital journey. Callie was married to a strong man Jesse Marunde before marrying Nick.

Nick Best And Callie Marunde-Best Age

Callie Marunde-Best age difference with Nick Best of more than one decade is quite visible. The couple seems unbothered by it.

Callie is 40 years old which means she is 15 years younger than Nick, 54.

Nick was born in Las Vegas, Nevada on 3 November 1968. Similarly, Callie was born on 19 September 1983.

Callie celebrates her birthday with her family members along with her friends. On 19 September 2020, she wished herself on her Instagram posting a couple of pictures where she celebrates her birthday with her loved ones in Topgolf.

Nick and Callie captured together on 29 May 2021
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She fills blessed to spend the day with the people she loves the most and enjoys each moment of her day. Meanwhile, she wished Nick on his every birthday with a beautiful and caring wish. 

Though having an age gap both the pair are living a happy married life. The photos they shared on the social sites show that they are perfect with each other.

Callie Marunde-Best Is Also A Former Bodybuilder

Nick Best wife Callie Marunde-Best is a former bodybuilder. Callie is a women's physique competitor from Ohio.

In Vancouver, Wash Callie has also competed in the Natural Bodybuilding Championships. Further, she participates in the Emerald Cup, another competition in Bellevue, along with two of her clients, Leticia Swanson and Laurie Joslin.

After graduating from Sequim High School, she pursued her exercise science degree from Ohio University.

Callie took a selfie on the memorial day
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During her career, she also served as a personal trainer and even volunteered at the Boys and Girls Club located in Sequim. She is also the owner of the Marunde gym and personal training site. Moreover, she also hosted the Sequim Irrigation Festival Strongman contest. 

The social media platform has become her major source of reflection on her works. By exploring her Instagram account we can view many snapshots of her doing exercises and carrying the gym items.

Callie loves push jump and pull. She learned varieties of exercises daily and loves to try new ones every day. 

Nick And Callie Married Life

The duo is engaged in the same profession of fitness. They met in 2008 and exchanged vows in 2010 after knowing each other properly for two years.

At the first meeting, she found Nick as a caring and compassionate person who also has the qualities of better leadership. 

Currently, the couple has celebrated their 13th wedding anniversary. Throughout the social media handle, Nick shared special occasions with his partner.

Previously, with a lavish dinner and pleasant night at the Laugh Factory Comedy Club, they celebrated and enjoyed their 12th marriage anniversary.

Nick and Callie having their time together at Floor 13 Rooftop Bar
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Together they expressed respect and gratitude to each other on each and every occasion. They never fail to convey their love whether it is from any posts or any special moments.

After spending more than a decade with each other they are still together and never fail in the path of their married life. All the love, respect, and posts, are proof that they still share the same love and care. The bond between them is even closer as they also share the same passion for fitness. 

For a lifetime they are the constant source of happiness and motivation for one another. Not only in their personal life they have been together but also support each other in their professional life.

On 24 April 2021 when Nick has been suffered as he tore his lat during a world record deadlift of his better half, Callie was there to inspire him for a rapid restoration. 

Callie Marunde-Best Ex-Husband Jesse Marunde

Formerly, Callie was married to the American strongman Jesse Marunde in 2004. They had met in 2002 at a competition in her home state of Ohio.

Jesse was a highly talented athlete. His impressive performance in strength sports, particularly for his second-place finish in the prestigious 2005 World’s Strongest Man competition.

The duo met after graduating from Sequim High School. As both of them have the same interest and passion for their work they formed the MarundeMuscle website to promote effective strength routines and advocate for nutritious eating habits.

Jesse Marunde posted the picture on 14 August 2015
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On 10 June 2007 they gave birth to their daughter Jessica Joy. Jesse suffered from a heart attack during a workout in Sequim, Washington, and left the world on 25 July 2007, after six weeks after her daughter's birth.

After the death of her husband, she has to work hard for herself and for their daughter. She had to face many struggles throughout her journey of raising her kid. But her dedication and enthusiasm towards her work and career lead her towards success and create a record of having a healthy lifestyle.

Now, she has been a motivation and a source of inspiration for many people. She has been followed by others and is getting good compliments from her fans.

Even after the death of her husband, she decided to put her husband's surname Marunde. This reflects that still she loves and respects him.

Nick Best and Callie Are Parenting Their Two Kids

Nick Best kids are named Dylan Best and Jessica Best. The son Dylan is elder than their daughter Jessica by six years.

As a couple, they don't have a child together. As we have already said that Jessica was born to Callie from her first husband whereas Dylan is also from Nick's past relationship.

Their Son Dylan Best

Dylan Best was born on 26 January 2001. Recently, he is 22 years old.

As per the post shared by Nick on his Facebook account on 26 May 2019, Dylan graduated from Blount County Bulldogs High School by securing a 3.9 GPA.

Like his parents, he also has a passion for powerlifting and is conscious of fitness. Despite this, during high school, he topped in Lacrosse. In 2017 he was awarded the most improved player by Bulldog Lacross. In the same year, he also made the Nevada all-state team for defense.

Dylan Best posted the picture on 26 January 2019
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Dylan was eight years old when he met Callie. Both mother and son have a better connection with each other. They share many precious time together and always praised one another. On 26 January 2022 she wisher him on his 21st birthday along with the sweet caption.

Both parents are proud of their son and their love and care for him can be reflected in the moments they shared with their fans. They are honored by the man that Dylan has become. Being the first child of the family he is so obedient and has respect, care, and love, for his loved ones.

Moving toward his personal life, he is in a relationship with Terryn Ogden. They have been together since 2nd December 2018. Terryn along with Dylan is close with his family as well. Callie also shared the picture with her captioning the would-be daughter-in-law.

Dylan and Terryn embrace each other as they look into the camera with smile on their faces
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Recently, on 2nd December 2022, they celebrates their fourth anniversary. Dylan post a picture of them and wished her captioning sweet memories they shared from their first anniversary till now.

Daughter Jessica Best

Jessica was born on 10 June 2007 to parents Callie and Jesse Marunde. Regrettably, Jesse departed away due to cardiac arrest.

When her father died she was raised by her mother Callie. Being a single mother Callie had to face many problems while uplifting her.

Jessica and Callie went for the hike on 14 October 2020
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 She once said that Jessica romps around the living room in a home next to the Marunde Muscle gymnasium on Towne Road in remembrance of her father. All these things hurt her so she had to wed Nick to provide the father's love for her daughter.

She often appears in pictures on her parents' social media accounts during special occasions.

The Strongest Family In The World Details

With conscionable training and work routine, the best family strongest family title was given to them back in 2013. 

Each and every members of the family are passionate about fitness and weightlifting. They have earned varieties of titles regarding their performances and the dedication they provide to their work.

The entire family train for 240 hours a week. According to Mamas Latinas, they spend between $500 to $1000 on their diets every week.

Nick Best

  • For the 125 kg, 75m Farmer's Walk, with a time of 47.3 seconds Nick holds the International Federation of Strength Athletes world record.

  • All-American Strongman Challenge in 2010 won by him.

  • Similarly, he competed in the 2010 World's Strongest Man, his first time in the competition and qualified for the finals, and finished in sixth place overall.

  • Likewise, on 17 December 2010 he finished second at the Strongman Super Series Swedish Grand Prix.

  • On 30 January 2011, he was placed in the All-American Strongman Challenge.

  • In a hip lift event with Mike Jenkins, he set a joint world record with a lift of 2,535.3 pounds.

  • He has earned an excellent reputation as one of the most muscular men in the world with a stunning weight of 325 lbs and height of 6 feet 2 inches.

  • He has also set a record in the hip lift event with a gigantic lift of 1266 kg which was broadcasted in the television series The Strongest Man in History.

  • Placing third overall he competed in the inaugural SCL North American Championships on 5-8 July 2012 in Ontario, Canada.

  • In the 2013 Giants Live Australia Grand Prix held in Melbourne, Australia he positioned in second. This benefited him in the 2013 World's Strongest Man contest.

Best family portrait captured in the occasion of Father's Day
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Callie Marunde-Best

  • Being a former bodybuilder and women's physique competitor she had competed in the Natural Bodybuilding Championships in Vancouver, Wash.
  • On 22 October 2022, she had done a 1000 m run then 75 lite barbell thrusters, and finished with 25 burpee box jump overs.
  • Likewise, on 10 October 2022, she competed at Apollo CrossFit Apollogames where she and her teammate got 5th position out of 29. 

Dylan Best

  • At the age of eleven in 2013 he was able to lift over 130 pounds.

Jessica Best

  • At the age of 5, she weighed 46 pounds stunned even more as she lifted over 100 pounds and also did one-handed push-ups.