The new world record has been set at the World Open Powerlifting Championships 2016. Larysa Solovyova, the weightlifter from Ukraine, who performed in the squats event in the category up to 63 kilograms, lifted 241 kg. The weight of the barbell made 3.5 times more than the athlete’s own weight.
The total weight lifted by the Ukrainian in all her events made 641 kilograms.
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