May 1, 2017
Lincoln M. Alexander powerlifting team excels at first meet in Kitchener
All five first-time competitors placed first in their respective weight classes at the 8th annual RCSS Push/Pull meet. The event was held at Resurrection Catholic Secondary School in Kitchener, Ontario.
Team highlights include setting two Canadian Powerlifting Federation records. One record was set in the 18-19 year old female raw 75kg class with a 110 pound (49.9 kilograms) bench press and a 240 lbs (108.9 kg) deadlift. The team also set a CPF record in the 16-17 Year Old Male Raw 90kg class with a bench press of 280 lbs (127 kg) and a deadlift of 515 lbs (233.6 kg).
The team is looking forward to competing in the CPF High School National Championships to be held in late May.