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Galva Man Breaks World Record in Powerlifting

At the American Barbell Club Open, held on November 23rd, 2019 in Gainesville, Florida, Galva strongman, Daniel Bell set a new world record in powerlifting after successfully completing the following lifts:     

 

Squat: 482.5kg/1063lbs

Bench Press: 260kg/573lbs

Deadlift: 400kg/881lbs

 

Combined total: 1142.5kg/2517lbs

 

This beat the old record set by Andrey Malanichev by 2.5kg.