Illawarra lifters aiming for hefty records

CAPO Power Lifting Australia will host its 21st National Championships this weekend.
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The event will be held at the Commercial Club in Albury featuring two days of the best male and female power lifters from around Australia.

It will consist of three lift competition of squat, bench and deadlift, plus a bench only competition.

Wollongong lifters, CAPO president Peter Weatherall ( CAPO President ), Lucie Thompson, George McLaren and Damien Garrety along with Rachel O’Gorman and Greg Deegan will compete at the elite level.

They will be aiming to break and set their own CAPO national records, as well as attempting to set new WPC world records.

All lifters at the nationals will be trying to achieve good overall totals to be considered for an Australian team heading to Argentina in December at the World Powerlifting Championships.

Lifting starts midday on Saturday and 10am Sunday.

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