Ray Padilla and Jodi Tolomieri of Whippany Athletic Club competed last weekend at the 2013 RPS Supreme Iron Warrior World Powerlifting Championships in Newark.
Ray competed in the Raw Classic 181 and Raw Modern 181 divisions with a 475lb raw classic squat, a 535lb raw modern squat (with wraps), a 275lb bench and a 600lb deadlift for a 1350lb total in the raw classic division and 1410lb total in the raw modern division. The raw modern squat, deadlift and raw modern total were RPS World Records! Congratulations, Ray!
Jodi competed in the Raw Classic 198 Junior division with a 450lb squat, a 335lb bench and a 550lb deadlift for a total of 1335lb, almost 90lb more than the total at his last meet in August. Jodi’s squat, deadlift and total are RPS New Jersey state records for his division! Great lifting, Jodi!
Thanks to Southern Mike for his help preparing for and at the meet.