Krzysztof Wierzbicki is going to deadlift 500 kilograms (1,102 pounds) someday. At least, that’s what the 29-year-old Polish powerlifter says on his Instagram profile. If and when Wierzbicki pulls it off, he’ll be the third person ever to pull the milestone weight successfully. Only two humans have ever hit that weight — the 2017 World Strongest Man (WSM) champion Eddie Hall and the 2018 WSM champion Hafthor Bjornsson.
The two strongmen lifted 500 kilograms (1,102 pounds) and 501 kilograms (1,104 pounds), respectively, in lifting suits. Hall was the first person to hit 500-kilograms (1,102 pounds),