Derek Spence


Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Nation: Cree
Weight Class: 105+ kg
Club: Manitoba Armwrestling Association

Derek Spence came to arm wrestling in 1999 after he suffered from repeated injuries as a competitor in ‘Strong Man’ tournaments. So when it comes to arm wrestling, Derek Spence dreams about winning big.  Regardless of health issues that at times prevented him from consistently training and competing at the table, he continues to build arm wrestling tables and initiates family, youth, and others within his community to the sport he loves.