deadlift


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deadlift

(ˈdɛdˌlɪft)
n
1. (Weightlifting) weightlifting
a. a type of lift where the weight or barbell is lifted off the ground until the lifter is standing up straight
b. (as modifier): a deadlift session.
2. (Weightlifting) (as modifier): a deadlift session.
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2 pounds in the combined weight competition, which adds the totals of squat, bench press and deadlift.
A fourth-year student of the Faculty of Ecology and Landscape Architecture Danila Kalashnikov took 2nd place in the category of up to 100 kg, his result is also high - 225 kilogram deadlift.
Created by Wieden + Kennedy Portland (which describes the ad as "an ode to the elemental force that pushes every athlete forward"), the :60 spot starts out with athletes gearing up for the task at hand--a sprint, a swim, a deadlift, a penalty kick, a free throw-eventually huffing and grunting as they push it a little further, a little harder.
The first lift was the squats in which I suffered an injury to my right knee and was unable to carry out my third squat attempt thus putting my competing in the bench press and deadlift in doubt.
Saniha won four medals in the 57kg category for squat, bench press, deadlift, and total weight, private news channel reported.
A number of trainers swear by Ariel Winter's butt exercise, also known as deadlift.
Charlie McGonigle has smashed records for powerlifting and can deadlift almost 300kg.
And eight months later he set a new record for the heaviest deadlift in one hour, 115,360kg.
SAimee Smith may be only 5ft 2ins tall and weigh just 8st 2lbs, but the top weightlifter can deadlift 22 stone and benchpress 9st 6lbs.
Both Natalie and Nathan hold Welsh records - this year Natalie broke the Welsh deadlift record for her weight category and Nathan holds a Welsh dumbbell record.
By the time she turned 17, she shattered the world sub-junior record in the deadlift category of the 2016 World Powerlifting Classic Championships in Killeen, Texas.
The great-grandmother lifted 100kg, beating the British deadlift record for her age and weight at the Global Powerlifting Committee GB finals.