World Records

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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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Larry Wheels Incline Presses 275-Pound Dumbbells for a New World Record

Larry Wheels keeps on collecting world records. Wheels, whose last name is Williams, posted a video on Oct. 1, 2020, to his YouTube channel of him performing the heaviest incline dumbbell bench press of all time. Watching Williams perform insanely heavy stunts isn’t out of the ordinary, but even by his standards, pressing two 275-pound …

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Joe Sullivan Squats 822 Pounds/372 Kilograms for a New World Record

Brave Enough CrossFit in North Kansas City, Missouri was the site of the 2020 edition of “The Face-off” powerlifting meet, approved by the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF). Anyone that remained in attendance got to see powerlifting history be made thanks to Ohio native Joe Sullivan Sullivan was competing in the 220 pound (100 kg) …

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Bask in the Glory of Heather Connor’s 185kg/407.9lbs Deadlift; A New American Record

Powerlifter Heather Connor is an absolute force in the -47 kilogram weight class. She was the first female International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) powerlifter to deadlift 4 times her bodyweight raw– an accomplishment she has duplicated multiple times over — and currently holds the females’s deadlift world record of 176 kilograms (388 pounds). Additionally, she holds …

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