Gap Fill - Weightlifting - Level 6


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The Game of Thrones actor Hafthor Bjornsson has set a weightlifting record by lifting 501kg. Mr Bjornsson, 31, set the for deadlifting. This is pulling weights from the to the chest, and then raising the weights above the head with the fully extended. The actor broke the record at his gym in his native Iceland. He lifted the barbell for two and then dropped the weights. He roared in delight at his . His feat of power and strength was streamed by the sports ESPN and posted on Bjornsson's YouTube channel. The record was held by a British man called Eddie Hall. In 2016, Mr Hall became the first man to lift 500kg.

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