A year off from the competition platform to focus on training and increase strength can work marvels for some powerlifters. That appears to be the case for American powerlifter Shane Hunt, who recently eclipsed his competition finest deadlift by over 68 kgs (150 pounds) in the health club. Hunt, who usually competes in the 105- kilogram (231- pound) weight class, deadlifted 408 kilograms (900 pounds) raw in training on Jan. 24, 2021.
Before we dive into his competitive achievements, take a look at that brand-new individual finest deadlift (in training) listed below courtesy of his Instagram page:
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Hunt’s caption for the video was cool and gathered,