How many mutants are lifting in this gym? Here is Chris Hickson with a 320kg Deadlift for 5 reps. Thanks to Phil for submitting.
Check out this 400kg Deadlift by (then 22 year old) British strongman Jack McIntosh. He was second at the Giants Live stop in Budapest, Hungary this year. Unfortunately he isn’t updating his YouTube channel – JackMcIntosh1988 on regular basis. Maybe if we all subscribe he will post more awesome lifts. Go ATG army! He also […]
Want a solid hour of gym talk? Listen to Iron Radio with guest Marty Gallagher. They talk about the good ol’ times of powerlifting, coaching the greats and rant about monolifts. Download Audio: link to mp3 (28mb, right click + ‘save as’) Marty also points out a difference in deadlift technique. He said the greats break bar from floor using […]
Backyard Meet addendum. Thanks to Mike for submitting this. He wrote: Of all the big names and impressive heavy hitters there, only one person set a world record … JoAnn. At 51kg (113 lbs) bodyweight she did 140 kg (308 lbs) squat 75 kg (165 lbs) bench press 170 kg (374 lbs) sumo deadlift 385kg for a […]
Check out Aleksey Nikulin. At 82.5 kg he put up a 765kg total. 282.5kg Squat, 172.5kg Bench, 310kg (sumo) Deadlift (locked out 315, but dropped it). Everett puts it in perspective: In an interview he said he didn’t even think he’d be able to compete because he injured his hip adductor. I imagine his squat may pop […]