On Nov. 9, 2019, powerlifter Kristy Hawkins competed in an epic deadlift battle against Brianny Terry at the Southern Powerlifting Federation (SPF) Slingshot Record Breakers in the 75-kilogram weight class. Together they broke the all-time deadlift world record three times — Terry broke it once, Hawkins broke it twice. Ultimately, Hawkins won that event with an all-time world record raw total of 644.9 kilograms (1,421.9 pounds), which included her deadlift record of 262.5 kilograms (578.7 pounds) — three and a half times her bodyweight. She currently holds both records to this day.
According to Open Powerlifting,