OC Power Lifter Sets State Records

OCEAN CITY- Ocean City’s own Mike Hedlesky turned in a strong performance at the Maryland State Powerlifting Championships last weekend, winning several individual honors and collecting three new state records.

Hedlesky, who has been powerlifting for a while but has battled injuries recently, competed in the state championships in Laurel, Md. last Saturday for the first time in the raw super-heavyweight division and won best lifter and best lifter by body weight coefficient to 280 pounds. Hedlesky also broke three Maryland state records with a 640-pound squat and a 750-pound deadlift, which, coupled with his 425-pound bench press gave him a record 1,815 combined weight.

One comment on “OC Power Lifter Sets State Records

  1. Mike Hedlesky is an absolute beast! Congrats Mike. I remember he got some bad-calls a few meets back but it looks like he’s back on the wagon kicking butt!


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