2 months ago Unbreakable Gear debuted their new wraps the "Destroyers" at the Olympia where "Big Hud" Chuck Hudson wore them to SMASH 750 and barely miss 810 twice. The "Destroyers" give you that cast like feel and Xtreme rebound on on your squats!!
Not everyone likes that aggressive of a wraps so Unbreakable Gear has its new line the "Annihilators" coming out this weekend! They will give you Xtreme support still but have more give and flexibility.
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Benched 547 raw @ 241 at USPA Fall Brawl in Kennewick, WA on 11/15. Matt went for 564 for the american record, but didn't quite have enough.
"Ill get it next time. Vids following:Matt Phelps bench press 547 @ 241 USPA and 564."
Recent footage of Shane Hammock pulling 875 in his second week of his geared cycle training.
"The people who know the difference between a powerbar and a deadlift bar know that this sucked lol"
IPC Powerlifting announced on Wednesday (19 November) that Mexico City will stage the 2015 IPC Powerlifting Americas Open Championships between 26-29 April, replacing the original host city of Guadalajara, Mexico.
Xavier Gonzalez, IPC Chief Executive Officer, said "The decision to stage the Championships in Mexico City was taken in response to discussions with the Mexican Paralympic Committee, who felt that they could resource and organise the competition more effectively there.
At the Raw United Invitational in Melbourne 11/16 Fred Goldberg 275, 55 years of age benched 525. This is just 4 lbs off the All-Time record of 529. Fred will attempt the break this record at either the Raw United record breakers in Jan or Rum in Feb. Fred trains at the World Gym in Port St Lucie
Been a long tuff 2014 for Yarnell "BigBeast" Marks, after dealing with a nagging groin injury for past 4 months finally 100% healthy enuff to make a run in 2015. Coaching football and training has been a balancing act that been somewhat difficult but with the playoff game
Dan "BOSS" Green. Skiba's Gym. Prep for the biggest meet of the year, the GPA World Championships in Sydney, Australia. It's a perfect storm. Do some damage down under, BOSS.
On the road to a 700lb raw bench press, LeRoy THE MACHINE Walker hits a pr @ RELENTLESS DETROIT. There were many great lifters that hit PRs including David The Beast Douglas & Brandon Lilly.
There is a full length interview of the thoughts and prep work as well as the lifts. Enjoy the trip the The Machine travels on to become RELENTLESS
52 year old Al Laporte competed in the USPA Veterans Day Classic meet held on November 15-16 in Port Saint Lucie Florida. Al increased his #2 ranked total for the 220 lb raw w/wraps Masters over 50 division. His lifts included a 518 lb squat, 402 bench and a 562 deadlift for a 1482 total at a 217 lb bodyweight.
One week after ST meet in California I decided to
ditch the belt and wraps and have a little fun.
JUSTIN KEARNS 43 @290.4........555# BENCH PRESS...NEW IPA 308 MASTER RECORD .....The ALPHA Project!!!!!!!!!Submitted by Justin Kearns on November 18, 2014 - 7:11pm.
2014 IPA National Powerlifting and Bench Press Championships
November 15-16, 2014 YORK PA.
On behalf of the R.A.W. United family, congratulations to Loma on another outstanding day of lifting! Not only did Loma crush it on the platform, she judged all day on Saturday, and helped out with all the girls from both the World Gym team and the kids from our gym on Sunday. Thanks Loma! Spero
Brett competed at the Raw United Invitational November 15th & 16th. He bested his previous best of 513 from RUM VII going 515 and remaining at the top of the current raw squat rankings! Brett also took best lifter at the meet!
Sam Cox coming in at 241 pounds blasted through an 804 squat, 418 bench and pulled a very easy 727 deadlift to give him a total of 1950 and a top 7 ranking!
Sam is trained by Josh Bryant, enough said!