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This Santa Can Deadlift A Lot More Than Your Presents

By Margot Harris

We all know Santa's a big dude, but that doesn't mean we should make any assumptions about his gym habits. The guy must work out; climbing down chimneys carrying our presents requires some intense physical labor. 

As it turns out, Santa may be in much better shape than we ever gave him credit for... 

Meet Albie Mushaney, who is better known by his Instagram name: Big Bad Santa

The married father of five is documenting his journey to conquer type 2 diabetes and, as his Facebook page states, "to become the world's strongest Santa."

"I was terribly out of shape, obese, getting beat up by diabetes and I realized, you know, if I want to see my kids graduate from high school, I was going to have to lose some weight and get in shape," he shared. 

In case you were wondering how Santa trains for carrying presents for every kid in the world, it looks something like this: