We completed our entry for the IAWA World Postal Championships this evening (NZ time). It’s the first time we had done any of the events and that includes any practise (they were the warm ups).
However, we do have some highlights, unofficially or course.
Unofficial World Records:
Jess Walker 102kg (105kg Open Class) – Cheat Curl 55kg
Jess Walker 102kg (105kg Open Class) – Pullover & Press 60kg
Alison Fitzmaurice 126kg (125+kg Open & 40+ Class) – Cheat Curl 47.5kg
Alison Fitzmaurice 126kg (125+kg Open & 40+ Class) – Pullover & Press 40kg
Clive Madge 104kg (105kg 40+ Class) – Cheat Curl 96kg
We bloody enjoyed ourselves, and so did others watching in the gym. We can’t wait to do it again, and we’d certainly practise the technique in advance. The one hand deadlift was awesome, a test of grip strength and technique, we only managed a 100kg as the top weight. The lifts might look easy, but you certainly have to pract
We’ll shortly find out where we finished against the other teams from around the world.