Here is Scott Mendelson with a 317.5kg (700lbs) board press. Mark Bell said that Scott will be competing in the next Backyard Meet on March 23rd! Like Eric Spoto he will be going for the raw Bench Press World Record. Now get Kirril Sarychev and Siamand Rahman in there too! Thanks to Phil for submitting.
I have never seen a video of Zydrunas Savickas benching. Well, here is a clip from 2011 in which he does a 250kg Bench Press.
Eric Spoto hit another 317.5kg (700 lbs) Bench Press in the Animal Cage at the 2013 Arnold Classic.
Mark Bell has video of Eric Spoto working up to a 306kg Bench Press. Piece of cake.
Remember Siamand Rahman, who at the Paralympics in London was red lighted after his 301kg attempt for his uneven lockout? Here he is with a 305kg (672 lbs) Raw Bench Press. No, No, No Bench – No wraps, no lift off, no arch. What a beautiful lift … Probably my favorite Bench Press video so far. Hat […]
First off Happy Birthday Misha! You are true inspiration and an ambassador for strength athletics. After yesterday’s 417.5kd Deadlift here are the rest of Misha’s lifts. 360kg Squat, 230kg Bench, 417.5kg Deadlift (mixed grip, IPF bar) Better Bench Press angle.
Man there were a lot of awesome lifts at the Battle of Champions 2013 Qualifier event. Here is Roman Eremoshvili’s 210kg Bench Press at 69kg bodyweight! via Powerlifting.in.ua
Kirill Sarychev (315kg Bench Press) took 2 shots at a 318kg Bench Press. This happend at a qualifying meet for the 2013 Battle of champions in Dobele, Latvia (08.12.2012). They allowed 4 attempts. He made 290kg, 307.5kg, before he missed 318kg twice. Afterwards he said that he made an error lowering the weight, letting it drop too far down. […]
In his Q&A Igor Lukanin said he doesn’t train the bench press. Even with his long levers he does a pretty easy 200kg. Shows that all the overhead work he does has a pretty good carryover.