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The Top 5 Powerlifting Women to Watch in 2021

2020 was a year of chaos for athletes all across the world. With events being canceled and gyms forced to close their doors, athletes were obligated to find new ways to train. Some athletes were able to train in the comfort of their own home, while some got really creative and built their equipment to …

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Powerlifter Kristy Hawkins Sets Multiple Raw World Records En Route To Victory

On Dec. 5, 2020, powerlifter Kristy Hawkins opened the world record book and composed a new chapter. Contending in the United States Powerlifting Association (USPA) Just The Strong Powerlifting Championships in Kansas City, MO, the 40- year-old Hawkins not just won the occasion in the 75- kg weight class but set 3 new raw powerlifting …

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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 Heather Connor Deadlifts 192.5kg (424 Pounds) At Bodyweight of 44.5kg (99 Pounds)

Two-time IPF 47 kg World Champion powerlifter Heather Connor was taking part in an Instagram live video on November 27, 2020 when she set a new personal record for herself. At a bodyweight of 44.5 kg (99 pounds), she deadlifted 192.5 kg (424 pounds). After you do the math, that means she was able to …

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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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Powerlifter Ashton Rouska Sets 2 All-Time Tested World Records

Ashton Rouska is the juggernaut of the 105-kilogram weight class. On Nov. 14, 2020, the 23-year-old powerlifter competed in the USA Powerlifting (USAPL) Virginia Winter Wrecker competition at a bodyweight of 98.4 kilograms (217 pounds) — 6.4 kilograms (14 pounds) under the maximum weight allotted in the 105-kilogram class. He set not one but two all-time tested …

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Yury Belkin Deadlifts All-Time World Record 445 Kilograms (981 Pounds)

On Nov. 15, 2020, in a deadlift-only occasion, Yury Belkin made a single effort– which was all he required. Belkin pulled an all-time world record 445 kgs (9811 pounds) raw deadlift at a bodyweight of 103 kgs. That indicates that he not only broke the all-time world record deadlift in the 110- kilogram weight class– …

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Powerlifter Rudy Kadlub Sets 4 World Records At Age 71

Rudy Kadlub may simply be the strongest septuagenarian alive. The 71- year-old powerlifter contended at the United States Powerlifting Association (USPA) Drug-Tested North American Championships in San Diego, CA, and set International Powerlifting League (IPL) world records in all 3 big lifts and overall in the 110- kilogram weight class. Nevertheless, despite having the ability …

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Chris Yip Smashes WP Deadlift World Record

Previously today, Australian Chris Yip pulled a 305 kg (6724 pounds) deadlift at simply 69 kgs bodyweight. That is the heaviest raw deadlift ever recorded by a powerlifter in that weight class in World Powerlifting (WP)– an international powerlifting federation. This new world record Yip lifted in sumo was 15 kgs (33 pounds) more than …

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Powerlifter Brian Carroll Squats All-Time World Record 592.3 Kilograms Equipped

Brian Carroll has become the first person (to our knowledge) to ever squat over 1,300 pounds. On October 3rd, the 39-year-old Carroll competed in the Revolution Powerlifting Syndicate (RPS) Gene Rychlak Jr. Pro Invitational in the -140kg weight class. On his fourth attempt, squatting in a multi-ply suit and knee wraps, he hit a new all-time …

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