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Old 03-06-2003, 08:14 AM   #1
Gerry Nowotny
 
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I saw a nice article in Powerlifting USA on Ken Patera who is probably best known as a professional wrestler but was also a gold medal olympic weightlifter. An incredible athlete who demonstrates the athletic ability, speed and strength of O lifters. He could press over 500 lbs and was the only wrestler who could body slam Andre the Giant!
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Old 04-17-2003, 10:16 PM   #2
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i think i remember hulk hogan bodyslamming andre the giant in wrestlemania
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Old 04-18-2003, 07:29 PM   #3
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Patera's feats awere nothing short of incredible...if he had received the state backing and prestige that Alexieve (sp?) history would be quite different.
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