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Women’s Records Updated …

January 14, 2012

… to reflect Lynne Homan’s (formerly Rodriguez) records set at the USAPL Fast Gym Winter Classic last weekend in Downington, PA.


The West Virginia USAPL in photos.

November 10, 2011

A couple of photos for our viewers:

Lynne Rodriguez pulling 303 @ the USAPL Virginia State Championships on 10-29-2011.

Lynne captured the best female lifter award with a 666 lb total.

Doug Currence w/Czech IPF record holder, Petr Theuser, in 2007.  

Petr has won the IPF master world championship numerous times. 

West Virginia Lifters Set Records in Virginia State Meet

November 4, 2011

TeamWest Virginiaset 12, WV state records at the USAPL Virginia States Championship last weekend in Mechanicsville,VA.

The team comprised Lynne Rodriguez, Michael Bradley, Joel Gibson, Gil Schoolcraft, and Eddie Bailey.

In the 132 weight class, Rodriguez, 48, put on a solid performance by going 8 for 9.  She not only won the raw, M-1 division and set four records but also captured the best female lifter award with a 666 lb total.  Her record lifts are a 209 squat, a 154 bench press and a 303 dead lift.

Michael Bradley, 16, also set four state records and placed first in the 198 raw, teenage division.   He squatted 336, bench pressed 270, dead lifted 451 and totaled 1058.

Joel Gibson, 35, lifted in the 165 raw, open division, setting three records for his performance.  His records include a 242 bench press, a 407 dead lift and a 959 total.

Gil Schoolcraft, 44, placed second in the raw, 198 M-1 division and came away with a 424 dead lift record.

Eddie Bailey, 39, bench pressed 363 and grabbed a first-place finish in the 220 equipped, open division (bench only).

Records updated.

WV Has a New Champion…

October 5, 2011

Congratulations to Doug Currence for winning the 2011 IPF World Masters Powerlifting Championships in St Catherines Canada.  Doug lifted  in the Masters 2, 105kg class and squatted 666, benched 474, and deadlifted 628.

Congratulations to …

August 25, 2011

… Mark Runyan for setting three WV state records this past weekend at the Raw Nationals in Scanton, PA.   Lifting in the 220lb weight class in the police/firefighter division, Mark squatted 606, dead lifted 551 and totaled 1521.

Records updated.

Records Updated: 2011 WV State, Open Championships

August 23, 2011

The official records have been updated with all the records set at the 2011 WV State, Open Championships.

Check them out here:

Scorecard: 2011 WV State, Open Championships

August 22, 2011

The official scorecard from the 2011 WV State, Open Championships has been posted here:


The records will be updated soon.