Here are some of the main highlights:
Alan Best (308) Deadlifted 826.7 lbs using an overhand grip. Alan finished the day with a 2529lb total. (997.5,705.4,826.7)
Brandon Cass (217) deadlifted 799 lbs at the Olympia
Teale Adelmann performed a deadlift of 418 lbs at 120 lbs bodyweight at the USPA Mr Olympia Deadlift meet. This pull gave her a wilks score of 228.586. According to Powerlifting Watch, this was the highest wilks score of the meet in the men’s or women's divisions. She is ranked #2 (Sp) on powerlifitng watch all time lifter rankings list (since 2007).
Richard Hawthorne deadlifted 600 lbs for 2 reps at a bodyweight of 132 lbs at the 2011 Olympia. He has now qualified for the Night Of The Living Dead (NOTLD) meet in October 2011 (next month).
Brent Willis (308) representing The Hog Pit Gym in Bakersfield, Ca competed on Saturday, September 17th at the USPA deadlift invitational in Las Vegas, NV. He finished the day with a 843lb deadlift. Also according to Powerlifting Watch.com, Brent is ranked #1 (Sp) on powerlifting watch (current) lifter rankings.
Weighing in at 215 lbs, Sam performed a 825 lbs Squat at the Olympia.
Suzanne Hedman (120.8) competed the USPA Olympia powerlifting invitational on Friday September 16th in Las Vega, NV. She finished the day by deadlifting 3 times her bodyweight (363.7lbs).
In addition, Suzanne benched a little over double her bodyweight (248lbs).
According to PowerliftingWatch.com, Shawn Bellon (275) competed this last weekend at the 2011 USPA Olympia Invitational. He finished the day with a 1940lb (749.5,440.9,749.5) unequipped total. His 1940lb total will rank him #6 (Raw) on powerlifting watch (current) lifter rankings.
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