Chloe Lansing: Deadlifting 500 Pounds With Two Missing Fingers

At 148 lb., 29-year-old Chloe Lansing can deadlift 518 lb. Her best squat is 512 lb., and she can bench press 225 lb.

What’s even more impressive is that she can do this without two of her fingers, not to mention a thumb that isn’t opposable.

Lansing, who lives in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was born with a rare congenital disease called macrodactyly. The condition causes tissues to grow larger than normal. In her case, it affected her right upper limb, causing her to undergo many surgeries as a baby, and eventually led to having her index and middle finger amputated.

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