Rehab Ahmed adds 16kg / 35lbs to her benchpress since her lift in Rio She secured the second position but set a new record in her name The other two Paralympians, Hu Dandan and Olivia Broome did a 120kg / 264lbs and 107kg / 235lbs benchpress Rehab Ahmed set a Tokyo Paralympic record by performing […]
Panasonic’s powered exoskeleton is going to World Para Powerlifting (WPPO) events and the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. The wearable Atoun Model Y Power Assist Suit will be used not by the athletes, but by loaders and spotters who have to handle the weights for over 180 powerlifters. While watching an athletic competition, it’s easy to think that […]
Kelly Cartwright was 15-years-old when she lost her right leg to cancer — but she eventually became a champion runner representing Australia on the world stage, and even competed in powerlifting in this year’s Kelly talks about her life experiences and why she celebrates the date she lost her leg to cancer.
Emotions were running high as more historical performances highlighted Day 🖐 of the World Para Powerlifting Champs! Take a look back! China are enjoying success not only in the pool but also at the Juan de la Barrera Gymnasium as Tan Yujiao and Ye Jixiong claimed one gold each on the fifth day (6 December) […]
WORLD RECORDS were falling on Day 3️⃣ of the World Para Powerlifting Champs! Take a look back at some of the day’s highlights.