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Kendrick Farris (power lifter) -

BORN IN 1982, KENDRICK IS A 32 YEAR-OLD OLYMPIC WEIGHTLIFTER FROM LOUISIANA. HE LIVES WITH HIS WIFE, AND TWO LITTLE SONS KINGSLEY, AND KHALIL.  SINCE HIGH SCHOOL, KENDRICK WANTED TO BE AN OLYMPIC ATHLETE. IN A PRESENTATION, HE HUMOROUSLY MENTIONS THAT HE DID NOT REALIZE THAT ONE MUST QUALIFY FOR THE OLYMPICS. HE'D ALWAYS ASSUMED YOU JUST GO.  HTTPS://WWW.YOUTUBE.COM/WATCH?TIME_CONTINUE=2&V=CF659EP6BCW FINALLY, KENDRICK FARRIS COMPETED FOR THE THE UNITED STATES IN THE 2008 OLYMPICS IN BEIJING CHINA. HE PLACED 8TH. IN THE 2012 OLYMPICS IN LONDON ENGLAND, KENDRICK PLACED 10TH. HE GAINED NO MEDALS IN EITHER OF THOSE EVENTS. DURING THE OLYMPIC TRIALS ON MAY 8,...

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Clarence Kennedy (Power-lifter) -

(He's the one on the right---->)   Clarence is an Irish-Born powerlifter and tricker(ninja flips and kicks). Clarence began doing the self-taught martial art when he was around 14, and took up weightlifting much later in his early 20's. Not much is known about the Irishman. He does not compete, nor does he have much personalized social media. His channels of contact are more focused around demonstrating his feats of strength, and creating instructional for those looking to increase their own strength.  The Irish weightlifter is known for his 185-kilogram snatch and 220-kilogram clean & jerk at about 100kg bodyweight,...

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Patrik Baboumian (Power Lifter) -

Patrik Baboumian is coined by many as the worlds strongest vegan. Patrik holds many world records, and is a strong animal rights activist.  Patrik was born in 1979, in a small city in Iran. At the age of 7, Patrik's family made the move to Germany. not long after, Patrik got into weightlifting. He claims that his training started young, and continued to be be consistent ever since.  Today, Patrik's weightlifting feats are awe inspiring. He holds world records for many strength events, including the heaviest log-lift for the 105kg weight class. In 2013, Patrik set the overall world record for...

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Stephanie Moir (bodybuilder) -

From her website:   "I have been fit all my life. I swam competitively for 10 years before joining the gym. I started weight training in 2014 and fell in love with it, it was so fun, challenging and completely changed my body composition! 2 years into University I decided to start a YouTube channel to share my new found love for weight training and for veganism and this has just grown so much and i have been able to reach so many people across the world. I graduated University in 2015 with an Honours degree in Psychology and now focus...

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Jon Venus (bodybuilder) -

Jon is a Bodybuilder currently living and working in Norway, with his wife Katherine. Together, they run a successful online coaching business where they advise clients on vegan diet and fitness regimens.   Born in Charlotte, North Carolina, Jon has lived his life in many different places including Spain, the America’s and now Norway. Among his social following, Jon is incredibly popular, with almost 300,000 YouTube subscribers, and almost 120,000 Instagram followers. With his lifestyle of travel, and his message of sustainability and self-betterment, it is not a wonder Jon is so popular. On top of this, it is an...

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