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Julius Maddox Bounces Back With a 740lb Bench Press Double (Almost)

Julius Maddox was on the “Road to the 800 pound Bench Press” for much of the in 2015. That all capped when that potential heaviest raw bench press of all-time was set up for Saturday, June 20 th on the planet’s Ultimate Strongman’s “Accomplishments of Strength” series function “ Beasts of the Bench“. Had Maddox …

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Julius Maddox Misses 800 Pound Raw Bench Press Record

Ever since the word went out that Julius Maddox had set the goal of being the first man to bench press 800 pounds raw, the eyes of the powerlifting world had been on him every step and rep of the way. Those steps and reps led up to the final destination of East Race Muscle …

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Julius Maddox Lifts 705 Pounds for 4 Reps on the Bench Press (RAW)

Julius Maddox, the existing all-time world record holder in the raw bench press, is still preparing for his attempt to make history on June 27 when he wishes to become the very first male to press 800 pounds (363 kg) Even with the pandemic crisis that has actually taken hold on most of the world, …

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Julius Maddox Performs 605 Pound Triple on the Incline Bench Press

Julius Maddox is most well-known for his power and strength tasks on the flat barbell bench press, however he just recently performed an enormous accomplishment of strength from another angle– the incline. On May 6, Maddox posted a video on Instagram that included him performing a set of 3 representatives on the slope barbell press …

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Julius Maddox 800lb Bench Press World Record Attempt Date Announced

If there is any athlete on the planet capable of being the first person to ever bench press 363 kg/800 lb raw, it is Julius Maddox. World’s Ultimate Strongman (WUS) announced on Thursday, April 23 rd that Maddox’s long awaited 363 kg/800 pound effort would happen on July 27 th as part of their “Accomplishments …

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Watch Julius Maddox Bench Press 600lbs For 9 Reps

Julius Maddox, the current world record holder for heaviest bench press — a 350kg/770lb lift on his second attempt at the Xtreme Powerlifting Coalition (XPC) Slingshot Showdown at the Arnold Sports Festival — decided to jazz things up in his first heavy training session in three weeks by swapping his shirt for a wig. Check out Maddox …

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Julius Maddox Performs 400 Reps of the Bench Press in One Workout

Julius Maddox is on a mission to be the first guy to bench press 800 pounds raw and as of this writing, he is still set up to make that attempt on May 30 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in numerous health clubs being closed and has changed the strategies of …

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Julius Maddox Bench Presses 350kg/770lb, Sets All-Time World Record

No need to beat around the bush on this one: Julius Maddox has performed the heaviest raw bench press ever.  Competing in the super heavyweight (308 lb) division, Maddox’s legendary 350kg/770lb bench press took place on his second attempt at the Xtreme Powerlifting Coalition (XPC) Slingshot Showdown at the Arnold Sports Festival. Despite the confusion the Arnold encountered …

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Julius Maddox Bench Presses a PR 765 Pounds (Raw)!

Julius Maddox has made it clear that he is currently on his own personal road to an 800 pound raw bench press. On February 22nd, the Kentucky resident’s journey moved past another incredible mark. Maddox posted a video on Instagram showing him completing a single rep with 765 pounds (347 kg). That is eight 45 …

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Julius Maddox’s Favorite Bench-Boosting Accessory Lifts

If you want to be at your best, you should take some time to learn from the best, right? When it comes to the flat barbell bench press, no one is better on the raw version of the classic powerlifting move than Julius Maddox. The 6’3” powerhouse from Kentucky not only broke the all-time world …

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