CALLING OUT: Brandon Lilly, Kali Muscle, Mark Bell, Big Rob Did It,
Da Hulk David "THE BEAST" Douglas

APA Magnolia Champ - new Alltime records from Ukrainian lifter Arkadiy Shalokha

August 9, a meeting "APA Magnolia Champ"
The meeting was attended not only by representatives of the American clubs, but arrived and Ukrainian lifters.
One of the Ukrainian lifts, namely Arkadiy Shalokha that while weighing recorded net weight 181.4 LBS, showed the following results in this meeting:
squats - 730 LBS - alltime record RAW with wraps

Big Beau Moore At the August Fair

Beau Moore at age 49 is still moving some serious weight! Here he presses 560 at Iowa State Fair on August 16, 2014. At age 49 Beau seems destined to be the biggest bencher over 50 in history. Currently the biggest bench is 530 over 50. Beau, doesnt seem to be slowing down...Maybe 600 at 50?

GPA World Powerlifting Championships 2014

The GPA World Powerlifting Championships 2014 will be the premium event on the 2014 world powerlifting calendar and will feature many of the international superstars of the sport and National teams from up to 47 different countries across the world. The tournament will be held in Exhibition Hall 2 at Sydney’s world famous Olympic Park and run for 4 days from the 21st to the 24th of November.

Jimmie Pacifico VS Daniel Tinajero

2014 WestsidePro Invitational Powered by Rogue

York, PA - YorkBarbell HallOfFame

The BIGGEST Battle within the 220lb Geared Class of All-Time Saturday in the Middlweight Division with Daniel Tinajero and Jimmie Pacifico.

Came down to the LAST Deadlifts! After Squats, Daniel was up by 25lbs going into the Bench against Jimmie. Daniel hit a 1,000lb Squat while Jimmie hit 975lbs, Jimmie passed his 3rd Attempt Squat. Daniel finished with a 750lb Bench against Jimmie's fast 2nd Attempt BenchPress of 765lbs. When it came to the last event...Deadlifts, Jimmie was down by 10lbs...that's when things got extremely exciting!

David Hoff Hits 1005 Bench!

Watch David Hoff's full meet bench of 1005 pounds at 278 pounds!

Lifting at the 2014 Westside Pro Invitational :

Coker presses 900 @ 198!

Check out this footage of Jason Coker's 900lb bench @ 198 at the Westside Pro Invitational Powered by Rogue.


LATEST ON HOTEL ROOMS FOR WORLDS !!!!! As of today Thursday Oct 16 OVERSOLD OUR BLOCK BY 12 ROOMS. Friday 24 rooms remain. Saturday 31 remain, Sunday 9 remain. Monday OVERSOLD BLOCK BY 17 rooms. I am scrambling to get the block expanded, but NI GUARANTEE , they will allow it. BUT THEY ARE TAKING RESERVATIONS TO THE BLOCK NOW.

Orlando Garcia Jr at RUM Qualifier

Orlando Garcia went 606 in the squat, 457 in the bench press and pulled 699 for a 1763 total (800 kg).
This total places Orlando at tied for 14th at 242 in the current rankings.
Watch footage of each his lifts.

Summer Championships Roster

Summer Bench & Deadlift Championships - Single Lift Event - August 23rd, 2014 - Sanction # PA-2014-06

Name Division Div Wt. Class Event State
Anna Ellis Female Raw HS F-RHS 114 BP/DL PA
Samantha LaCoe Female Raw Jr F-RJR 132 BP/DL PA
Jo Ann Lane Female Raw Masters 2 F-RM2 148 BP/DL PA
Bodie Lacoe Male Raw Youth Division M-RY 97 BP/DL PA
Anton Vilensky Male Raw Youth Division M-RY 114 DL NY
Nick Batzel Male Raw Collegiate M-RCL 165 BP PA
Nick Batzel Male Raw Jr. M-RJR 165 BP PA

Buffalo lifters have big day at RPS New York State Championships

Buffalo lifters Brooke Fineis, Kirk Dean, and T.J. Dunsmoor put up some big numbers at the RPS New York State Championships on August 9th:

Brooke Fineis, 181 class, Elite Amateur (drug tested), multi-ply, went 615-400-430 for a 1445 total...she also hit a 420 bench on a 4th attempt. Her huge bench comes in at #1 on the current lifter rankings, and #6 on Michael Soong's all-time women's list. Her squat comes in at #2 on the current lifter rankings, and #11 on the all-time list. Her total comes in at #2 on the current lifter rankings, and #16 on the all-time list. Her deadlift comes in at #7 on the current lifter rankings.

Armando Carreon @ APF/AAPF Texas challenge on August 2nd.

Armando had a raw total of 1664 after just training for 1 year, without using a belt, wraps, or gear.
With a squat of 606.27, bench of 440.92, and deadlift of 617.29 in the 242lb class.
He was awarded best overall raw lifter and top 242 lifter,
Armando trains at The Warehouse gym in league and his next meet will be the USPA Houston fall classic to see what he can do with knee sleeves.

The Animal Underground: Larry "Lottawheels" Williams, August 2014

This is Larry. This is Larry's debut video for The Animal Underground. At 19, Larry is still learning the game but we think he has a ton of potential. Larry has only competed twice. His best effort to date is a 1965 total (raw, no wraps) at 255 pounds with a 540 bench, 700 squat and 725 deadlift. He won the 275 pound class.


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Bench and bi-cep curls men and women,

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USAPL Collegiate Nationals Promo Video

With over 300 lifters from 40 Universities, 2014 USAPL Collegiate Nationals was the biggest collegiate meet in history. We plan to top that in 2015 with Collegiate Nationals heading to Atlanta, Georgia and being run by Josh Rohr.

The event will be held April 10th through the 12th at the beautiful W Atlanta - Midown Hotel. The event will also be televised.