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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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USA Powerlifting To Forego Qualifying Totals For 2020 Nationals

According to an statement by USA Powerlifting (USAPL) on April 21 st, Open, Youth, Bench and Raw athletes will no longer be needed to protect a qualifying overall in order to register for 2020 Nationals. The continuous coronavirus pandemic compelled USAPL to postpone all events through May 30 th and in many cases cancel occasions …

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Krzysztof Wierzbicki (-100kg) Deadlifts All-Time World Record 433.5kg/955.7lb

The 28 year old Polish powerlifter, Krzysztof Wierzbicki, has done it again. Known as “Mr. Deadlift”, Wierzbicki is notorious for pulling some of the heaviest weight around. He has a tendency to not only set new deadlift records, but to then use those records as a bench mark for triples in training. Wierzbicki not only …

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Powerlifter Ashton Rouska (-93kg) Wins Arnold Grand Prix, Sets Multiple Records

This was bound to happen. Ashton Rouska’s inevitability as the dominant player in the -93kg weight class could have been predicted when he first stepped on the competitive stage at just 15 years old and won the USA Powerlifting (USAPL) 2013 Alaska State Championships. In his very young powerlifting career since then, the now 22 …

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16 Year Old Mahailya Reeves Bench Presses a Jaw Dropping 375 lbs

Over the weekend, weight lifting phenom Mahailya Reeves made another splash throughout social media, and included another impressive accolade to her lifting resume. At the 2020 Ladies Weightlifting State Championships that took place at Arnold High School in Panama City Beach, Florida, Reeves broke her state bench press record yet once again. Raising in the …

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