The 2021 Kern US Open has given powerlifting fans a lot to talk about since it took place from April 24-25. Many world records were set, a couple of divisions saw new lifters claim the top of the leaderboard, and fans watching in person in San Diego, CA, or on the live stream, got to witness the heaviest raw deadlift ever pulled by a woman. It is not a platitude to call the 2021 Kern US Open monumental.
If you weren’t able to catch the action, then keep on reading. Below, we’ve compiled the overall results and a list of the standout moments from the meet.