RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Weightlifting

A collection of news and information related to Weightlifting published by this site and its partners.

Top Weightlifting Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Dr. Phillips strongest in Metro West weightlifting

     
    Dr. Phillips won the Metro West division boys weightlifting championship on Wednesday, chalking up its first conference title in the sport since 2004. DP won five weight classes with Brad Bindas at 154 (515 lbs total lift), Kevin Estime at 169 (525 lbs),...
  • Recall alert: Rogue Fitness recalls barbell brackets

     
    The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Rogue Fitness, is recalling  about 5,000 Rogue Fitness Barbell Brackets. The weld between the bracket and the pin that holds the barbell bracket in place on a weightlifting rack can break,...
  • Game of the day: Class 2A boys state weightlifting meet

     
    Game of the day: Class 2A boys state weightlifting meet Time: 12 p.m. Where: Kissimmee Civic Center (201 East Dakin Avenue, Kissimmee) What to watch for: Cameron Miller of Clermont East Ridge is the top state qualifier at 129 pounds with a total of 465....
  • Record-setting efforts at weightlifting event

     
    Tamaqua won the team event and four individual records were broken at the 7th annual Football Weightlifting Competition on Sunday at Palmerton High School. Former Palmerton coach Paul McArdle again organized the event he started in his first year in......
  • Jim Murray, June 7, 1961

     
    June 7, 1961: Gene Tunney's chief claim to fame is he licked an over-aged Jack Dempsey twice. It won him respect but not affection. A peculiar thing about the public is it resents a man who topples a popular champion......
  • Tamaqua expects to contend in Anthracite

     
    Sam Bonner sees North Schuylkill as a tough team to knock off from the Anthracite Football League’s top perch. He also sees enough improvement for Mahanoy Area and Marian Catholic to be in the mix, too. Oh, and he doesn’t......
  • Bodybuilding for Baptists

     
    Longwood Baptist preacher and bodybuilder Joel Breidenbaugh will talk on Nov. 8 about how ministers should emulate weightlifters to strengthen their abilities in bringing the word of God to their congregations. Breidenbaugh is senior pastor of First...
  • Girls weightlifting enters its sub-district meets

     
    Girls weightlifting teams around Central Florida will begin to get serious as they enter the final month of their season next week, with sub-district meets being held. Sub-district 6 meets will be held at Lake Mary, Clermont East Ridge and Bunnell Flagler...
  • Former Towson football All-American Terrance Brooks dead at 47

    Former Towson football All-American Terrance Brooks dead at 47
    Terrance Brooks, a first-team All-America offensive guard and football team captain who played for the Towson State in its NCAA Division II glory days and later returned to the university as its strength coach, died Monday during surgery at the UC Davis...
  • Belly weight-loss wraps

    Belly weight-loss wraps
    Searching for a shortcut to weight loss? If so, you're part of a long tradition. For at least 100 years, people have been wearing full-body rubber suits in hopes of melting away pounds. The idea is simple: Heat up your body, and you'll supposedly burn...
  • Sam Jansen, Eric Strickland Palm Beach weightlifters of the year

    Sam Jansen, Eric Strickland Palm Beach weightlifters of the year
    Sam Jansen Seminole Ridge senior Weight class: Heavyweight Statistics: 760-pound total lift (420-pound bench, 340 clean and jerk) Season highlights: Jansen's total weight lifted tied Columbia's Timmy Jernigan for the state Class 2A title, however,...