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Old 04-02-2011, 04:10 PM   #1
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The biggest raw pull ever - today!

Amazing, amazing stuff!!! Has to be the most amazing lift I have ever seen...

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Old 04-02-2011, 04:13 PM   #2
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Re: The biggest raw pull ever - today!

Good lord....the bar barely even slowed down. You figure he probably could have gotten another 50lbs or so on that one?
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Old 04-02-2011, 04:16 PM   #3
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Re: The biggest raw pull ever - today!

sick! he lifted it so fast.
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Old 04-02-2011, 04:17 PM   #4
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Good lord....the bar barely even slowed down. You figure he probably could have gotten another 50lbs or so on that one?
It's hard to say, but he certainly looked good for more. The gravity of that lift is just amazing... To pull 1,015 lbs raw is just incredible...
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Old 04-02-2011, 04:54 PM   #5
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Re: The biggest raw pull ever - today!

he does 1100lbs here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17ptVrk4vo8 (wfs)
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Yes, but that is an entirely different lift than a deadlift from the floor with standard circumference plates. The tire deadlift is strongman is easier.
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Old 04-02-2011, 05:25 PM   #7
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Yes, but that is an entirely different lift than a deadlift from the floor with standard circumference plates. The tire deadlift is strongman is easier.
And with straps. Not that it's not impressive, just a different lift.
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Old 04-02-2011, 06:14 PM   #8
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Re: The biggest raw pull ever - today!

Friggin awesome!
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Old 04-02-2011, 06:29 PM   #9
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Hot damn strong dude.
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Old 04-02-2011, 08:30 PM   #10
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Incredible.
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