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Old 12-30-2011, 08:35 AM   #1
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Old 12-30-2011, 08:56 AM   #2
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I would marry that woman. Awesome, redefined.
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Old 12-30-2011, 10:06 AM   #3
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That girl is mentally stronger than she is physically......anything is possible if you want it bad enuff.
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That girl is mentally stronger than she is physically......anything is possible if you want it bad enuff.
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Old 12-30-2011, 10:12 AM   #5
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Words can't describe how great that is!!!
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Old 12-30-2011, 12:36 PM   #6
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Talk about having to have the balance perfectly weighed up and she's using mixed grip which would slightly throw the balance off-centre.

How much is that on the bar, can anyone tell by looking at the plates?
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Old 12-30-2011, 03:07 PM   #7
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Not sure. I think this is from a meet today so perhaps we can find out her name and do some digging...
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Old 12-30-2011, 08:09 PM   #8
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Looks like Ivanko plates:



Each is 55 pds, plus smaller 5.5 plates, plus a 45 bar = 166 pds (that's just a guess)
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this is from Night of the living deadlift, her name is allison mcweeny, the weight is 171lbs, and the video is here


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Saw a short documentary on her on to long ago. A very remarkable young woman.

Edit: A bit late... theres that video ^^^
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