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CHRISTINE ROCHE : MASTERS

How did you get started in strongman? A friend of mine, Sue Knause, convinced me to try it out Other sports you participate(d) in? Powerlifting Favorite event : Lifting medley, Yoke carry for distance and time Least favorite event : sandbag carry for time Athletic accomplishments / titles : 1st place Masters Ice Queen 2015, […]

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KELLY PLUSH : LIGHTWEIGHT

How did you get started in strongman? The owner of The Gym and Tanline Studios, Jim Smith, told me about Strongman Sundays and invited me to come and check it out. I’ve been hooked ever since! Other sports you participate(d) in? I played a lot of sports growing up: basketball, soccer, volleyball, softball and field […]

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CYNTHIA FLORES : MASTERS

How did you get started in strongman? March 2015, post knee surgery, I wanted to continue lifting/strength training and there was a local event 8 weeks out that was in range for Novice division regarding weights, and I wasn’t going against rehab directives! The events intrigued me, and, at first I trained in “stealth” mode […]

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