USA Powerlifting Record FAQ; American Records; Retired American Records (Old weight classes retired as of 12/31/2014) National Championship Records (All National Records are retired as of 6/23/14 by your National Governing Body vote. Classic Women Masters 1. Rebecca Swanson aka Becca Swanson (born November 20, 1973) is an American powerlifter, multiple world record holding professional powerlifter, pro wrestler, and an accomplished strongwoman. She is also the only woman ever to be part of the 2000 pounds club which means she is the only woman ever to total plus 2000 pounds in a meet on the same day. RICHMOND — When Mary Gregory filled out the registration form to compete in a local weightlifting event, she checked the box that read “female” without hesitation. [6] She has also competed in strongwoman contests, starting in 2002. Bulgarian Record. A born-male #transgender weightlifter, who "identifies" as a woman, smashed four women's world records in a single day, igniting a backlash from female Olympic champions. “I keep hearing about how biological men don’t have any physical strength advantage over women in 2019… So watch me DESTROY the British Women’s deadlift record without trying. Zuby said that he only identifies as female while weightlifting. The overall women’s deadlift record remains at 683 pounds (310 kg) which was set by American powerlifter Becca Swanson. She was told that she was just too big for bodybuilding and that motivated her join powerlifting. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Open: Dimitar Savatinov – 926lbs/420kgs. Classic Women Masters 2. British rapper Zuby now owns the female deadlift record. Newsmax Caves to Dominion and Smartmatic Following Legal Threats, said that the biological females should “work harder”, apologized for comparing transgender female athletes competing in female events to “cheating.”. Powerlifting Records compiled by statistician Michael Soong. Classic Women Masters 3. Nov. Int. Friday morning, the former Bethel resident squatted 603 pounds in the women’s 185 pound weight class at the World Open Powerlifting Championship in the Czech Republic. You can revoke permission after signing up for the newsletter. In spite of liberal hysteria over pro sports teams named after Native Americans and tribal communities, there’s polling that shows a strong majority of Native Americans aren’t particularly bothered by team names such as “Redskins.” As recently as 2016, 90% of Native Americans indicated in a Washington Post poll that the Redskins name didn’t offend them. Powerlifter Heather Connor is an absolute force in the -47 kilogram weight class. Don’t be a bigot,” Zuby Tweeted, attaching a video of himself breaking the record. P.S. We invite you to become a Big League Politics insider. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Major League Baseball has been somewhat immune to displays of progressive morality and ideology compared to other major American pro sports, but that appears to be changing as liberal political content is introduced as a fundamental feature of the sport. Needless to say, both ladies have a resume that would justify them pulling a mind-numbing number, such as +600lbs on an elephant bar deadlift. Swanson (as a heel) won the WLW Ladies Championship from Amy Hennig on October 3, 2009 at the WLW Tenth Anniversary Show. I am happy to address a transgender woman in whatever form she prefers, but I would not be happy to compete against her. Powerlifting Records Classic Women Classic Women Sub-Junior. Female SO Classic Records 01-01-20 . A British rapper briefly identified as female in order to break a weightlifting record and prove a point about transgender athletes. Copyright Big League Politics. A: If you exceed a record in an older age category (or younger for your Jr and below), you are credited for the additional age category. Female Deadlift Standards (kg) Show bodyweight ratios BW Beg. Women. Weight Class Sub-Junior Junior Open Master 1 Master 2 Master 3 Master 4; Squat U43: 65: 77.5: Bench U43: 35: 37.5: Deadlift … Male SO Equipped Records 22-01-20 . A biological male is breaking female powerlifting records, and his female competitors are furious. She was the first female International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) powerlifter to deadlift 4 times her bodyweight raw– an accomplishment she has duplicated multiple times over — and currently holds the females’s deadlift world record of 176 kilograms (388 pounds). Please note: If you have recently broken a record at a competition and the correct level The other record holder is the 4x Britain’s Strongest Woman winner and 2018’s World’s Strongest Woman winner, Andrea Thompson. As for Thompson, she mentioned that she has her sights set on … Additionally, she holds … Sign up for our free email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop. Baseball has succumbed to political correctness. Don't be a bigot. Classic Women Open. With a collective national membership in excess of 20,000 members spread across all 50 states, USA Powerlifting has been America’s choice for drug-free powerlifting since 1980. The Indians had done away with their longtime mascot, Chief Wahoo, in 2019, citing objections to the character’s appearance. So that video I posted, that wasn’t me lifting my maximum – the women’s record is 215kg and my maximum is 275kg. Both transgender athletes said that the biological females should “work harder” instead of complaining. Completing this poll grants you access to Big League Politics updates free of charge. Male SO Classic Records 01-01-20 . Men. Men's Equipped All-Time World Records; Women's Equipped All-Time World Records; To view Michael Soong's entire book of All-Time Records and Rankings, please go here and subscribe. It’s similar for the bench press. Austrian Record. These lifts were unofficial. Follow Peter D’Abrosca on Twitter: @pdabrosca, Like Peter D’Abrosca on Facebook: facebook.com/peterdabrosca. Nov. Int. Becca Swanson holds several powerlifting world records for women, including the heaviest squat, heaviest deadlift and the heaviest bench press. So watch me DESTROY the British Women's deadlift record without trying. I keep hearing about how biological men don't have any physical strength advantage over women in 2019…. Tennis star Martina Navratilova recently apologized for comparing transgender female athletes competing in female events to “cheating.”, “A man can decide to be female, take hormones if required by whatever sporting organization is concerned, win everything in sight and perhaps earn a small fortune, and then reverse his decision and go back to making babies if he so desires,” she originally said. Goerner’s best 4 finger deadlift was a whopping 596 pounds. Major League Baseball’s Cleveland Indians have decided to change their franchise name, citing liberal and politically correct objections to their longtime moniker. Deadlift world records are the international records in deadlift across the years, regardless … P.S. It would not be fair.”. Rebecca Swanson aka Becca Swanson (born November 20, 1973) is an American powerlifter, multiple world record holding professional powerlifter, pro wrestler, and an accomplished strongwoman. [1] She graduated from University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.[7]. I identified as a woman whilst lifting the weight. The USPA does not send spam email. Gregory set records in Masters world squat, open world bench press, masters world deadlift, and masters world total, Yahoo Sports reported. On Saturday, a transgender calling himself Mary … Squat (no wraps) Class Lift Name Year Fed Country 97 264 Tiffany Leung 06/18/16 USPA USA 105 336 Wei-Ling Chen 06/11/15 IPF TPE 114 369 ... Deadlift. After a few shows, according to her, the larger, more muscular women had fallen out of favor in bodybuilding. Powerlifter Natalie Hanson has broken a world record. Irish Powerlifting Records. This is a trans woman a male body with male physiology setting a world record & winning a woman’s event in America in powerlifting. A British rapper briefly identified as female in order to break a weightlifting record and prove a point about transgender athletes. The Minnesota state chapter of USA Powerlifting oversees contests and maintains records and results under the authority of USA Powerlifting. They can not be broken at regional level events except bench all comp records. EPF European Records CPF Commonwealth Records IPF World Records . Results: Arnold Pro Strongwoman 2020 Results The OpenPowerlifting project aims to create a permanent, accurate, convenient, accessible, open archive of the world's powerlifting data. The record is more than three times Hanson’s body weight. (Updated October 01 2020) Only American Records may be obtained.) [9] On March 12, 2010, Swanson would lose the title to Lucy Mendez in a triple threat match which also included Hennig. Classic Men Junior. All rights reserved. You may opt out at anytime. [8] She is currently the only woman ever to squat 854 pounds (equipped), only woman to bench press 600 pounds (equipped with bench shirt) and the only woman to deadlift 694 pounds (equipped). Given the new leftist rules on gender identity, one would suspect that Zuby has returned to identifying as male now that he has broken the records. Australian Records These records represent the best male and female lifts by Powerlifting Australia members in sanctioned IPF competitions which were performed at regional level or higher level or where all 3 referees are of National Level or higher. Men. [2][3] Becca Swanson holds several powerlifting world records for women, including the heaviest squat, heaviest deadlift and the heaviest bench press. [10] On March 13, Swanson was unsuccessful in capturing the WLW Women's Championship for a second time as Hennig would defeat both Swanson and Mendez in a triple threat match. Tim Henriques' book "All About Powerlifting" is available NOW, get your copy here. The franchise is set to announce its decision to change its name this week, and will play under the Indians name in 2021 while preparing for a name change in 2022. pic.twitter.com/dYRraHCB42, Trending: Newsmax Caves to Dominion and Smartmatic Following Legal Threats. Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Refuses to Comply with Subpoenas of Dominion Voting Machines, California Releases Convicted Illegal Alien Child Murderer From Prison Under Sanctuary Law. Male rapper identifying as female, declares he broke female deadlift record The rapper’s tweet blew up, acheiving well over 1-million views, stoking the ongoing debate of … “I … So watch me DESTROY the British Women's deadlift record without trying. 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Swanson is a professional wrestler for Harley Race's World League Wrestling based in Eldon, Missouri. Becca Swanson started out in 1996 with the desire to be a bodybuilder, but ended up with powerlifting. It’s unclear what the Indians’ new name will be. [4][5][6], Swanson was born November 11, 1973, in Papillion, Nebraska. Rhianon Lovelace (Great Britain) – 272.5kg/600lbs 1/25/20 Strength Shop Record Breakers. “It’s insane and it’s cheating. Open: Martin Wildauer – 959lbs/435kgs. Powerlifting Records Classic Men Classic Men Sub-Junior. [10], Bodybuilding, powerlifting, and strongwoman, Harley Race's Wrestling Academy/World League Wrestling (2009-2010), http://www.bodybuilding.com/fun/criticalbench18.htm, "Women's 198 Pound/90 Kg Weight Class Top 20", https://www.powerliftingwatch.com/files/PLWR-W-01-03-18.pdf, https://www.bodybuilding.com/fun/criticalbench18.htm, "Title History on Becca Swanson's profile", "World League Wrestling results from Spokane, MO on 3/12 and Summersville, MO on 3/13", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Becca_Swanson&oldid=995398419, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, 198+ Weight Class - 854.3 lb (387.5 kg) Squat, 198+ Weight Class - 683.4 lb (310.0 kg) Deadlift, 198+ Weight Class - 600.8 lb (272.5 kg) Bench, 198+ Weight Class - 2,050 lb (930 kg) Total (best lifts in one meet), 198 lb (90 kg) Weight Class - 804 lb (365 kg) Squat, 198 lb (90 kg) Weight Class - 480 lb (220 kg) Bench, 198 lb (90 kg) Weight Class - 600 lb (270 kg) Deadlift, 198 lb (90 kg) Weight Class - 1,884 lb (855 kg) Total, This page was last edited on 20 December 2020, at 20:42. Two high school sophomores, both transgender females, placed first and second respectively in the 100-meter race at the Connecticut State Finals, causing outrage among biologically female competitors and their families. Tim Henriques' book "All About Powerlifting" is available NOW, get your copy here. The New York Times reported that the team resolved to change its name Sunday, citing three sources within the organization. The 32-year-old claimed to have broke the women's dead-lift record of 238kg 'without even trying'. Class Lift Name Year Fed Country 97 374 Payal Ghosh 11/20/16 USPA USA 105 403 Heather Connor 10/16/119 USAPL USA Female Deadlift Standards (lb) Show bodyweight ratios BW Beg. Much ado has been made recently about transgender females competing in women’s athletic events. At the same time, she was very close to some world powerlifting records and thought it best to focus there. Classic Women Masters 4. British Record. Classic Women Junior. Prior to 1946, the official deadlift world record was 650 pounds. The name change comes less than a year after the former Washington Redskins changed their name to the “Washington Football Team,” replacing a historic franchise name with a neutered and gray replacement. … By submitting this form, you are granting the United States Powerlifting Association permission to email you. Goerner was also credited with a 728 double overhanded deadlift, and an 830 pound deadlift using an over-under grip. Number 5 is Hafthor Bjornsson, better known as "The Mountain," with a deadlift of 474 kgs (1,042.8 pounds) on the elephant bar at the Arnold in 2019. Open: Eben Le Roux – 926lbs/420kgs. Australian Record. Sign up for our free email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop. “I keep hearing about how biological men don’t have any physical strength advantage over women in 2019… So watch me DESTROY the British Women’s deadlift record without trying. Female Records. 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