— In Waco, Texas a high school senior, Andrew Billings, has broken the state power lifting record previously held by Mark Henry. Billings lifted 2,010 pounds. This included a squat at 805 pounds, a 500-pound bench press, and a 705 pound dead lift. Henry’s record stood for 22 years until this weekend. Billings is only 18 years old, and he will be playing football at Baylor University starting next year. Below is a video of his 705 lb. dead lift:
Mark HenryBirthdate: 06/12/1971
Weight: 412 Ib
He was a two-time Olympian in 1992 and 1996 and a Silver, Gold and Bronze Medalist at the Pan American Games in 1995. As a powerlifter, he was ...