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Powerlifting Photos

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January 2017

804.5lb Deadlift Raw
USAPL American Junior Record
NYS Championship

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January 2017

January 2017

821lb Raw Squat
USAPL Junior American Record bw 256
NYS Championship

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October 2016

782lb Deadlift Attempt
USAPL Raw Nationals

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June 2016

2016 IPF World Championship
Gold Medal in the squat with 806lbs

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June 2016

2016 IPF World Championship
Gold Medal in the deadlift with 772lbs

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April 2016

760lbs Deadlift
USAPL Junior American Record.
Bw 257lbs
USAPL Collegiate Nationals

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March 2016

IPF Junior World Record
BW 250lbs
2016 USAPL Arnold Classic

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October 2015

USAPL Open American Record
BW 258lbs
USAPL Raw Nationals

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April 2015

821lb Raw Squat (372.5 Kilos)
*Unofficial I.P.F Junior Record*
*Lightest person in the USAPL to squat 821lbs*​
BW 268lbs
2015 USAPL Collegiate Nationals

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April 2015

821lb Raw Squat (372.5 Kilos)
*Unofficial I.P.F Junior Record*
*Lightest person in the USAPL to squat 821lbs*​
BW 268lbs
2015 USAPL Collegiate Nationals

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April 2015

767lb (349 Kilos) Deadlift
767lb (349 Kilos) Deadlift Attempt
2015 USAPL Collegiate Nationals

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April 2015

722lb (327.5 Kilos) Deadlift
Opener at Collegiate Nationals

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March 2015

815lb Raw Squat (370 Kilos)
*1st 3x body-weight squat*
Bw: 271
2015 IPA New York State Championship

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March 2015

770lb Deadlift (349.5 Kilos)
2015 IPA New York State Championship

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October 2014

804.5lb Raw Squat (365 Kilos)​
804.5lb Raw Squat (365 Kilos)​
*Lightest person in USAPL history to squat over 805lbs*
2014 USAPL Georgia State Championships

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November 2013

744lb Deadlift (337.5 Kilos)
2013 WDFPF World Championship
In Scotland

750 pound deadlift

September 2013

750lb Deadlift (340.5 Kilos)
2013 EPF Championship

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September 2013

Truck Pull
My 13 ton truck pull.
Pulled it 50+ ft

(caption info) -- Matt Sohmer, 19, left, of Farmville, NY powerlifts 805 pounds, Thursday July 25, 2013, during the AAU Junior Olympics at Cobo Hall in Detroit. (The Detroit News / Steve Perez)

July 2013

​​​804.5lb Raw Squat (365 Kilos)
AAU 2013 Junior Olympics
Teen World Record
BW 275

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July 2013

​​​804.5lb Raw Squat (365 Kilos)
AAU 2013 Junior Olympics
Teen World Record
BW 275

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March 2013

​800lb Raw
**1st Time I Squatted (19 y/o)**

Athletes & Celebrities

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Me & Hall of Fame Baseball Player Mike Piazza

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Me and Geno (Master of Ceremonies for USA Powerlifting)

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Me and Wrestling Legend Bill Goldberg

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Me & Former Green Bay Packer Gary Brown

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Me & Former Ranger Great Vic Hadfield

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Me & Hall of Fame Baseball Player Gaylord Perry

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Me (I think I was around 10) and WWE Big-Show

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Me & Hall of Fame Baseball Player Rollie Fingers