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Check Out Jen Thompson’s Insane 330-Pound Raw Bench Press

Legendary powerlifter Jen Thompson keeps raising the bar — literally. The 11-time International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) World Classic Bench Press Champion posted a video on Instagram of her bench-pressing 330 pounds, raw. Thompson has competed in the -63 kilogram and -72 kilogram categories (or 138 and 158 pounds). So, pound for pound, that means the 47-year-old …

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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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IPF Will Not Recognize World Records From The 2020 Arnold Sports Festival

The International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) shared a letter that was sent to USA Powerlifting (USAPL) Executive Director Priscilla Ribic with regard to consideration of world records secured in powerlifting events at the 2020 Arnold Sports Festival (ASF), specifically the lifts from North American Powerlifting Federation (NAPF) or USA Powerlifting (USAPL) competitions. In short, the records …

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Prescillia Bavoil Squats a Massive 204.5kg/451lbs, Unofficially Topping Her IPF World Record

Prescillia “Lya” Bavoil of France was the 2019 International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) European Classic champion in the -63kg weight class. At that event, she set the current world record squat of 193kg/425lb, exceeding the previous record she also set by 5kg/11lbs. Judging by her most recent successes in training, she is on course to break that record yet …

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