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Chris Weist Deadlifts Unofficial World Record: 428 Kilograms At 140 KG Bodyweight

On February 6th, Allentown, Pennsylvania hosted the 2021 MM Northeast Power Bowl powerlifting meet. It was at this event that a new standard has been set for the deadlift in the 308 pound/140kg bodyweight class. Twenty-five year old Chris Weist was one of the 13 competitors taking part in this meet, and he competed in …

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Jimmy Kolb Bench Presses 476 Kilograms (1,050 Pounds) in Single-Ply Equipment

On Jan. 30-31, 2021, Atilis Gym in Bellmawr, New Jersey, hosted Revolution Powerlifting Syndicate’s (RPS) North American and New Jersey Championships. Everyone that was in attendance got to witness a lift that may have historic implications. Jimmy Kolb competed in the single-ply equipped division and only took part in the bench press portion of the …

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Powerlifter Jesus Olivares Sets Unofficial Junior World Record Total of 1,055.5 Kilograms (2,326.9 Pounds)

In just his third United States Powerlifting (USAPL) meet, 22-year old Jesus Olivares set three Junior American powerlifting records and an unofficial world record. On Dec. 13, 2020, Olivares competed in the USAPL Texas Open in San Antonio, TX in the 264-pound plus weight class (120 kilograms), raw, and managed to put on his best …

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Petr Petras Breaks All-Time World Raw Powerlifting Total Record

Super-heavyweight powerlifter Petr Petras of Czechia made history in his sport on December 5,2020 That is since he completed at a meet in Odessa, Ukraine, and by the conclusion of that fulfill, he took ownership of the all-time world record in the raw total with knee wraps as a superheavyweight. The new mark is now …

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Powerlifter Amanda Lawrence Sets Three American Records

A lot can happen in a year. If you’re Amanda Lawrence, you apparently add 73 pounds to your already elite powerlifting total and set three new American and unofficial world records. On Nov. 21, 2020, Lawrence competed in the 84-kilogram (185-pound) weight division at the USAPL (USA Powerlifting) Gainzgiving powerlifting meet, held in Appleton, WI. …

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Taylor Atwood Becomes First 74-Kilogram Powerlifter to Total Over 800 Kilograms

Taylor Atwood has actually solidified himself as one of the best powerlifters in any weight class. Atwood amounted to 812 kgs (or 1,790 pounds) raw in the 74- kg weight class at the 38 th yearly USA Powerlifting Florida State Championships held in Orlando, FL on Oct. 18,2020 He’s the first powerlifter in his weight …

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Joe Sullivan Squats 822 Pounds/372 Kilograms for a New World Record

Brave Enough CrossFit in North Kansas City, Missouri was the site of the 2020 edition of “The Face-off” powerlifting meet, approved by the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF). Anyone that remained in attendance got to see powerlifting history be made thanks to Ohio native Joe Sullivan Sullivan was competing in the 220 pound (100 kg) …

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Daniel Bell Gets 2,667 Total in His First Multi-Ply Powerlifting Meet

The American Powerlifting Federation (APF) held their “Face-off at the Storm” satisfy this previous weekend at the Perfect Storm Hardcore Fitness Center in Holly Hill, Florida. This fitness center was a house meet for Daniel Bell who had been acquiring remarkable totals at various occasions, and this fulfill was no different. . View this post …

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Julius Maddox Misses 800 Pound Raw Bench Press Record

Ever since the word went out that Julius Maddox had set the goal of being the first man to bench press 800 pounds raw, the eyes of the powerlifting world had been on him every step and rep of the way. Those steps and reps led up to the final destination of East Race Muscle …

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USA Powerlifting Will Not Send Teams to Multiple 2020 IPF Meets

The Other Day, USA Powerlifting (USAPL) made an announcement that shook the powerlifting community. In their statement USAPL stated that they would not be sending groups to multiple 2020 International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) competitors. In their news release, USAPL verified that no teams would be sent out to the IPF: World Classic and Equipped Bench …

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