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  • 855 LBS. The bend on the barbell 🤯😳 |
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  • Wayne Kyle
    Wayne Kyle 4 months ago +2956

    I'm more impressed by the belt keeping his insides inside

    • Mf Toeless
      Mf Toeless Month ago

      @Amadeus Grandson we got different friends g

    • TOMS WILL
      TOMS WILL 2 months ago

      😂 lmao

    • imSKJRpops
      imSKJRpops 2 months ago +1

      That belt on EXTRA TIGHT so he don’t have a BLOWOUT... yikes he’s got everyone of Goldsgym’s plate in the county on that bar...That bend tho WOAH...

    • Shayy Butter
      Shayy Butter 2 months ago

      😂😂😂😂

    • MinySun
      MinySun 2 months ago

      😆🤣💀🐐

  • Andy S
    Andy S 4 months ago +1333

    Damn, if that was planet fitness, they’d have thrown him out.

    • Evan Device
      Evan Device Month ago

      🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

    • holysnail
      holysnail 2 months ago

      You mean he would throw planet fitness out of its own self ?

    • To Tac
      To Tac 2 months ago

      @JM 💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯comment of the year swear to god

    • Deebo 2daDuffy
      Deebo 2daDuffy 2 months ago

      @TheEdThinker you couldn’t have said it better

    • The Glass Master
      The Glass Master 2 months ago

      That's obviously not Planet Fitness. Lol

  • john
    john 3 months ago +24

    This dude is a beast.
    My max is 525 and I'm stuck. I'll never ever get close to those weights. Awesome job!

    • sam sam
      sam sam Month ago

      Strength and conditioning, coupled w/ calisthenics... Keep pushing, and recovery time...

    • Dallas Williams
      Dallas Williams Month ago

      525 is alot too

    • Pose4Posey
      Pose4Posey 2 months ago

      It's the juice and I'm not talkin OJ. Still impressive nonetheless

  • szf_ 20
    szf_ 20 4 months ago +261

    This is super impressive to lift that much, but the bar is supposed to bend in heavy deadlifts like this. A deadlift bar has more whip which allows for the bar to bend more before the weight is lifted from the floor. This gives the lifter a little more leverage allowing them to "ease" into the weight slightly. Deadlift is an advanced lift that should only be done by someone who knows the proper mechanics, & maintains strict form. There are videos all over RU-clip with guys using their backs instead of their legs & passing out slamming their heads off the wall or a weight rack.

    • ProdNIghtt
      ProdNIghtt Month ago

      Weight doesn’t change

    • szf_ 20
      szf_ 20 2 months ago +1

      @Reed Abuke The gains in most lifts are going to come down to the form & range of motion used while completing the lift. When done right the straight-leg deadlift engages your posterior chain, a group of muscles on your backside that includes the glutes, calves, lats, and hamstrings. When done wrong it can do more damage than good. The most common mistake is people who are the "ego lifters" using weight that is way to high for them to maintain proper form & control. It's better to use lower weight & perform the lift properly than it is to use higher weight. Once form is mastered, weight gets added until you are doing impressive weight with good form. I have known several guys who are very impressive looking, but they never lifted anything over a 25 pound dumbbell. They didn't worry about impressing people by lifting heavy. They lifted with perfect form, total control, moving slowly through the range of motion & getting a good contraction at the top. But they didn't have shoulder, knee, or back problems from lifting heavy. So it all depends on what you want to accomplish really.

    • Reed Abuke
      Reed Abuke 2 months ago

      I used to do straight leg lifts but read and heat a lot of comments like yours now. Should that have caused some kind of damage or deterioration?

    • Mr Huntley
      Mr Huntley 2 months ago

      Smoking weed and getting in the comments OMG

  • Ryan Odegard
    Ryan Odegard 3 months ago

    Damn, he went from like 6'2" to 6' after picking up the bar, dropped it and popped back to 6'2" after that lift.💪🤙🤘

  • X
    X 4 months ago +53

    I'm so glad I changed my kind of Training early enough.
    I started Bodybuilding at an age of 14/15. After 5 Years I also used a very bit of Testosterone, like 250-350mg a week. I trained always very heavy and with the heavier weights, I also started to get injured from time to time.
    Also my knees started hurting and I asked myself, is it worth that and even more, what the hell you are doing? You train so many hours and just for nothing, just for the Look!?
    No man!
    8 Years ago I switched to functional Fitness and a bit of Muaythai and wrestling and now I just do Calisthenics, functional Fitness and a bit of MMA. Never felt more fit and healthy.
    By the way, I'm 30 years old now.
    Stay healthy guys, everything else isn't worth it.
    Tomorrow comes faster as you can imagine..

    • Cn Wil
      Cn Wil Month ago

      @Dead Pool 💯

    • Dead Pool
      Dead Pool Month ago

      @Cn Wil or even worse, when he hit his 50's age. That's another 15 to 30 years of chronic pain, life expectancy dependant on if they were heavy on gear or not.

    • Cn Wil
      Cn Wil Month ago

      @Dead Pool Dude you are not lying. Experienced lifters know the toll lifting heavy weight puts on your body, and we have learned it's just not worth it. Actually, this dude could have ruptured something (back, knee, etc.), but he will not feel the pain until that adrenaline rush wears off.

    • Cn Wil
      Cn Wil Month ago

      Dude, I have friends who lifted like that early on now suffering from back issue, hip replacements, knee replacements, etc. Workout for functionality, not stupidity. I was a heavy lifter, but got tired of the aches and pain, so I workout with moderate weight now. I see guys in the gym who are obviously struggling lifting heavy weight they can barely get one rep, like this dude. Ego today, pain tomorrow....

    • Dead Pool
      Dead Pool 2 months ago

      This dude tryin to get on them Ronnie Coleman pain meds.

  • Nolan Coats
    Nolan Coats 3 months ago +310

    Bro why is this a big deal it's literally so easy I could do this. Minus the plates

  • Greg St. A
    Greg St. A 2 months ago

    Impressive lift Big Bro!
    Thx for the motivation…👍🏽👌🏽

  • frenchfryfatty
    frenchfryfatty 2 months ago +3

    Impressive but he’s gonna tear those biceps with that kind of a curl start. Hope he can fix that, stay healthy and keep going up

  • Mikayla Sipowicz
    Mikayla Sipowicz 4 months ago +152

    I want zero problems with this man, he could scuff my forces and I'd just say thanks lol

  • mrbigg151
    mrbigg151 3 months ago +33

    When that bar bent at the beginning, I was like 😳. He's DEF not someone to mess with

    • Hunnid P
      Hunnid P Month ago

      @Peace Formula dude can’t fight. He’s a power lifter. He lifts weights. Tell him to do a sanction fight. He’d get put right on his back.

    • Peace Formula
      Peace Formula 2 months ago +1

      Everyone goes to sleep

    • Ali Hussain
      Ali Hussain 2 months ago

      Y

  • Jordan
    Jordan 2 months ago

    For those saying the bend would make the lift harder, that's incorrect. The bend actually decreases the range of motion, making the lift easier. The bar is intentionally made to do that.

  • Yitzchokisaac Small
    Yitzchokisaac Small 3 months ago +139

    That head nod at the end though 🔥

  • Cool Cal
    Cool Cal 2 months ago

    He used every muscle in his massive body. Great job.💪💪👍

  • P S
    P S 4 months ago +388

    "If the bar ain't a bending your just pretending" !!

    • Kevin Shinnock
      Kevin Shinnock 2 months ago +1

      @Big Aaron yeah check out oe fitness he's funny and creative

    • Big Aaron
      Big Aaron 2 months ago +1

      @MrJamesdryable Wow 👏 you're so special and smart for correcting someone's grammar on the internet 👏 what a special little boy you are 👏

    • MrJamesdryable
      MrJamesdryable 2 months ago +1

      You're*

    • Big Aaron
      Big Aaron 3 months ago

      @Ololade Kumuyi ah i see. I stand corrected

  • Jonathan Romo
    Jonathan Romo 2 months ago +2

    Congratulations 🎊 👏 insane that's what you call DOMINATION

  • RainGaming(Fake Gamer)
    RainGaming(Fake Gamer) 4 months ago +98

    Feels like i'm gonna break my back and dislocate my knees watching that.

    • Jsephjj
      Jsephjj 2 months ago +1

      @RainGaming(Fake Gamer) impressive

    • RainGaming(Fake Gamer)
      RainGaming(Fake Gamer) 2 months ago +2

      @Jsephjj
      Don't underestimate me, i lift burgers.
      I can show you my bicep.

    • Jsephjj
      Jsephjj 2 months ago +1

      Yeah u would

  • Metro Voyage
    Metro Voyage 2 months ago

    bro took “of the bar ain’t bending u pretending” to another level 🔥🔥

  • 5ky The Halo Guy
    5ky The Halo Guy 3 months ago +1

    Man, I should start believing myself more and start lifting weights. I mean, earlier today (as of making this comment) I was helping my mother mow the lawn and I had to carry two huge boulders out of the way so she wouldn't run over them with the mower.
    The boulders were about the size of two car tires stacked on top each other.

  • E A
    E A 2 months ago +1

    Legend has it buddy cracks the sidewalks when he walks.

  • SirLinx
    SirLinx 2 months ago +1

    That tightness on the belt though 😳

  • quinnchatman
    quinnchatman 4 months ago +42

    That dude could rip a man in half. That bend on the bar was impressive!

    • Epic Eric
      Epic Eric 2 months ago

      @Kevin Davis Lmmfao…it was the advantage over 99.9 % comment cause it’s damn near true. Although I wouldn’t shoot him per say. He’ll get hit with something 🤷🏾‍♂️ I’m 5’8 weighing 190. I’ll be damn if he throw me across the yard 😂🤣

    • titim
      titim 2 months ago

      @Bugs Bunny talking about shooting people in a weightlifting video is small weiner energy

    • Samir Nawrozada
      Samir Nawrozada 2 months ago

      Americans are prolly gonna forget how to fight "oh no, my gun can do all the magic tricks, don't need myself anymore bc I'm useless"

    • J G
      J G 2 months ago

      @Haris I'd rather make money and be healthy as well... No disputing that. There's also a difference between ego lifting and lifting but that's besides the point. All I was saying was you shouldn't need a gun to defend yourself especially because in every situation you might not have one so learn self defense as well, that's it.

  • Free2Be
    Free2Be 4 months ago +1

    I felt the vibrations on the floor from that drop all the way in Canada 😅😅

  • JRags
    JRags 2 months ago +2

    People getting so strong we gonna start needing to know the tensile strength limit of the bar 🤯

  • Noel Pando
    Noel Pando 2 months ago

    The tempering on that barbell is amazing. 😂

  • Orlando Mason
    Orlando Mason Month ago +1

    Yo bro mad respect and mad props

  • Normal Generic laziegei

    Hopefully this guy takes care of his back, this is too much skill to lose over injury. Fucking legendary

  • Jonny Huss
    Jonny Huss 2 months ago

    Good lift brother, keep up the work! 🦾

  • xDefalt
    xDefalt 2 months ago

    Can't even manage to lift 540lbs without ripping every callus off both my hands lol, cant imagine the literal blood this dude put into getting this deadlift.

  • james seven6
    james seven6 2 months ago

    The amount of gear you have to blast to do this will catch up with you faster than you then.
    When your regiment is 500 units of T a day or more you can expect an early grave.
    Not to mention the amount of damage it does to your tendons and ligament which DON'T get stronger no matter what you do.
    Been a powerlifter for 20 years so not some idiot off the streey

  • ImNotAFK
    ImNotAFK 3 months ago

    The way he shakes all that weight in the beginning straight scared everyone

  • black dynasty raceing and fishing

    That's incredible this guy's genetics are up there with Jay Cutler and Ronnie Coleman

    • MassGainingGuy
      MassGainingGuy Month ago +1

      He is just strong and powerful regardless of "genetics"

    • MassGainingGuy
      MassGainingGuy Month ago +1

      Genetics??? How do you know what his "genetics" were when he was younger.

  • mccoy1303 Returned
    mccoy1303 Returned 2 months ago +2

    Knees 5 years later: Remember when you did that Deadlift?

    • General Mcgarity
      General Mcgarity Month ago

      I was about 200 lbs deadlifting 500. Now my knees and hips are fucked at 47yrs old

  • Manas Thakur
    Manas Thakur 2 months ago

    That form on 852 lbs.... Dayum 🔥

  • Chevyblock 550
    Chevyblock 550 2 months ago

    Good God, the man is a monster. Hella lift. I refuse to deadlift but that is some serious power.

  • Mark Viramontes
    Mark Viramontes 4 months ago +4

    This man is a beast 💪 👏

    • Cliff Patt
      Cliff Patt 3 months ago

      Juice will make anyone a beast.

  • Almighty Mau Mau
    Almighty Mau Mau 2 months ago

    Now that’s how you deadlift!! Good form and overhand grip. None of that bs sumo stance that mentally fragile lifters use to shortcut earning their strength

  • Jexper
    Jexper 3 months ago

    I can’t even lift a pound… my guy is a legend…

  • Jason Young
    Jason Young 3 months ago +2

    I can’t even pick up 35 pounds 😂😂😂

  • Jacob Finch
    Jacob Finch 3 months ago +1

    When I look at this the feelings that go through me are as follows
    "Holy shit is he gonna lift that?,
    Holy shit he lifted that,
    I don't want to mess with this guy"

  • Tony C. Oliveira
    Tony C. Oliveira 2 months ago

    Why are people so impressed with this guy lifting almost 900 pounds? I have a forklift that can lift 12,000 pounds.
    Seriously, this kind of lifting is insane. I mean, holy crap. Straps or no straps, just being able to grip the bar is mind boggling in itself. I admire these freaking beasts, WOW

  • mash2481
    mash2481 3 months ago +3

    Amazing that the dead lift record is around 200lbs heavier. Lol!

    • Number one King of kings
      Number one King of kings 3 months ago +1

      @Green Berlin fan boy 😂😂😂😂💉💉💉💉

    • Green Berlin
      Green Berlin 3 months ago +2

      Still damn impressive and the world record is hold by Hafthor, he is a strongman and not a bodybuilder, had 30% bodyfat + weighs 70kgs more than Joey. Joey is a bodybuilder and doesn’t train for strength, just for hypertrophy. Show us how much you can deadlift and if you’re under 800 lbs just shut the fuck up.

  • TromboneShorts
    TromboneShorts 3 months ago +73

    Bro really did the Eddie hall look and nod

  • NaijaBeats12
    NaijaBeats12 2 months ago

    What is this lifters name? Dude is insanely strong and ridiculously built!!

  • Seung K
    Seung K 2 months ago

    Friend is not just strong but aesthetic also. Combined bodybuilding with strength, plus great genetics.
    Truly impressive

  • Moving Foward
    Moving Foward 2 months ago

    I could have lifted this with ease when I was 18 and I was like 165 pounds.

  • Oscar Robertson
    Oscar Robertson Month ago

    The 855 moved so easy That monster could easily put another 20 lbs on

  • Eli Reyes
    Eli Reyes 3 months ago

    I thought that bar was gonna snap in half. This dude is a monster

  • Elijah Lundberg
    Elijah Lundberg Month ago

    I lost track of counting the plates on one side of the bar!!!😳

  • Kev p
    Kev p 2 months ago

    You will pay the price for lifting all those heavy weights later on in life😂😂😂

  • Tylass Bivins
    Tylass Bivins Month ago

    That is heavy.... the great Anthony Clark used to lift like that before it was a thing

  • excalib 1
    excalib 1 2 months ago

    You sir are an absolute unit

  • mattinwinkymg
    mattinwinkymg 2 months ago

    When I need a spare tyre change and have no jack. I need this dude around

  • TropiCool
    TropiCool 2 months ago

    I've always wanted to fight someone like this guy and dance around him but terrified of what would happen if he managed to grab me. I can only imagine being dashed against a wall or slammed against the ground would not be a good experience...

  • USMC DEVIL DOG
    USMC DEVIL DOG 2 months ago +1

    ME:I BICEP CURL THAT MUCH!!!
    A FEW MOMENTS LATER
    ALSO ME: 🤥

  • importracr317
    importracr317 4 months ago +14

    It’s amazing what a few cycles can do.

    • It is what it is
      It is what it is 3 months ago

      @Green Berlin increase ur intake and u will be.

    • Green Berlin
      Green Berlin 3 months ago +2

      It’s not the cycles, it’s years and years of hardcore training, PinPoint nutrition etc etc etc and of course steroids. Steroids are a fraction of the whole. I’m on steroids for 3 years now and I’m not even close to this shit.
      The greatest difference between normal people is, genetics, you could do probably double the amounts and you wouldn’t be able to do it.

  • Sam Sammy
    Sam Sammy 4 months ago

    Never a doubt..What a beast!!

  • Juan Sailor
    Juan Sailor 3 months ago

    Tren does some amazing stuff.... he's 5'2" also

    • pilapila
      pilapila 3 months ago +1

      Not many guys on gear can do this. Still strong af either way

  • Tripp
    Tripp 3 months ago

    Just think, the largest bench press was 885 lbs 2 oz

  • Christopher R Courter
    Christopher R Courter 2 months ago

    Whoa! You sir are a BEAST!!!

  • Insecure
    Insecure 3 months ago +55

    Him after: ayo, is it just me or is doctor strange making the room spin

  • Kevin Castaneda
    Kevin Castaneda 3 months ago

    I pr’d 250 today and felt like a beast but this guy god damn

  • Derrick Jones
    Derrick Jones Month ago

    Daaaamn that some power & strength for yo ass 💯✅ respect

  • Gordon Graham
    Gordon Graham 3 months ago

    It’s very practical to be that strong

  • Kaedan 3
    Kaedan 3 3 months ago +1

    This gives me motivation

  • Todd Johnson
    Todd Johnson 2 months ago

    Beast mode!👍🏾👍🏾💪

  • Amabangu
    Amabangu 2 months ago

    Only those that have been there will understand his hands were on fire

  • Mr. Avery
    Mr. Avery 2 months ago

    Me: Hello Doc, yes I need to come see you again.
    Doc: Watching weightlifting again?
    Me: Exactly
    Doc: See you at 9am sharp!

  • For Change
    For Change 2 months ago +2

    Who else bent up while he was doing this ???felt like I was helping

  • tennisboy213
    tennisboy213 2 months ago

    The bar bending actually helps. Less distance the whole weight has to move.

    • tennisboy213
      tennisboy213 2 months ago

      Not talking shit that's how all deadlift bars are. Just weird!

  • Ku'gath The Plague Father

    Now fucking imagine someone holding up for a long time a 500 kg deadlift shits fucking insane

  • Kenneth Lee
    Kenneth Lee 2 months ago

    Super clean lift. Good deal brotha

  • GILLES DESMAS
    GILLES DESMAS 3 months ago

    Bro went god mode 😈

  • Allabout TheWoodrows
    Allabout TheWoodrows 3 months ago

    Damn so this is the guy who bends the bench bar

  • FJB
    FJB 2 months ago

    That’s some intense separation in his arms

  • Tom The Cat
    Tom The Cat 2 months ago

    I can dead lift 856 regularly‼️ 💪🏾😏

  • Odd Einar Strand
    Odd Einar Strand 4 months ago +3

    What would happen if the belt wasent there?

  • who'd have thought it
    who'd have thought it 2 months ago

    This the guy you want around when you need to change a tire in a hurry,but don't have a jack in the trunk...YES SIR!!!

  • Darius Dunn Sr
    Darius Dunn Sr 4 months ago

    I'm surprised that the bar didn't stay bent or for that matter snapped

  • To Tac
    To Tac 2 months ago

    Just imagine how hard the man Squeezes ☠️

  • Mock App
    Mock App 2 months ago

    Rare to see a powerlifter built like a bodybuilder

  • nubletten
    nubletten 4 months ago +5

    The pressure on his spine

  • Micheal Hazard
    Micheal Hazard 2 months ago

    Focused. Slaying it.

  • Viral Headquarters
    Viral Headquarters 2 months ago

    And double overhand. His grip strength is sick.

  • Roșu Dennis
    Roșu Dennis 2 months ago

    Well, that's a nice one, I don't wanna mess with that dude 😂😂

  • SuperNova
    SuperNova 4 months ago

    That’s Jarule. Training to make a comeback 😅😅

  • phil gonzalez
    phil gonzalez 4 months ago +21

    20 years. It’ll all be a memory

    • Andrew Evans
      Andrew Evans 2 months ago +2

      So what you’re saying is he shouldn’t do anything cause it will just be a memory?

    • Ron J
      Ron J 2 months ago +2

      Thats a long time

  • JONZUN
    JONZUN 2 months ago

    Damn with no compression equipment no suit no knees nothing wow!!!

  • tennaj
    tennaj 2 months ago

    I'm a big strong brother from Detroit,. and I'm not sure I could even roll that thing off that mat, let alone pick it up. LOL. 🤣🤣

  • Numoru WE3
    Numoru WE3 2 months ago

    Every body who see this owe him 145 pushup to keep it a G for the rest of this month

  • mjg bass
    mjg bass 2 months ago

    I want him on my team

  • Isaac B
    Isaac B 4 months ago +14

    This dudes gonna be in so much pain

  • Freelance Nerd
    Freelance Nerd 4 months ago

    Good lord, the steel bar was bending more than he was. #Titan

  • Cyril Coumans
    Cyril Coumans 3 months ago

    Dude just casually bends the bar like it’s nothing

  • mike truman
    mike truman 2 months ago

    Top lift 💪

  • PimoAn01
    PimoAn01 2 months ago

    Probably a deadlift specific barbell which are meant to bend a little more than an regular barbell.

  • Krazy Earthbender
    Krazy Earthbender 4 months ago +4

    That hurt my back from here 😭

  • N0k1a
    N0k1a 3 months ago

    I wonder if this dude can lift nick avocado😂

  • FracturedFox
    FracturedFox 2 months ago

    That's that crippled by 55 hard work right there.

  • jwes playin
    jwes playin 2 months ago

    That kid cheering him on is the cutest thing ever.