Josh Bridges Gets Penalized, Responds with Insane 16.5 Performance

After significant controversy surrounding Josh Bridges' world's-best score on CrossFit Open workout 16.4 (which gave Josh his seventh overall Open victory over the last few years), CrossFit HQ has recalculated the athlete's score and issued a major penalty. This knocks Bridges'...

Here Are the Must-Know Dates for Olympic Weightlifting in 2016

Are these the ONLY important dates in weightlifting this year? Depending on who you ask, probably not, as many of us will be competing in or watching local, regional, or other smaller competitions throughout 2016.But if you're hoping to...

This Video of Scot Mendelson’s 715 Bench Is Why We Started Lifting Weights

Back in the mid-2000s, feats of strength were mostly static for fans. Most were stills from powerlifting or bodybuilding magazines, and internet image search was in its infancy. And video? Forget about it. Back before everyone had a 4k...

4 Badass Powerlifters You Aren’t Following on Instagram (But Should Be)

There are Instagram powerlifters, and then there are Instagram powerlifters worth following. The four athletes below have impressed us time and time again with their social media updates (and not always with straight-up lifting). If you're not following these...